Global Youth Service Day 2017

Posted on Feb 24 2017 by Esther Strausbaugh

Global Youth Service Day is the largest community service event in the world, and the only event dedicated to celebrating the contributions that young people make to their communities year-round. Several Chicago Southland area schools, churches, and organizations will join forces, on Saturday, April 22 from 9 am - 12 pm, to lead a collection drive for The Bridge Thrift Store.

Option 1:

Students lead a collection drive for The Bridge Thrift Store anytime during March 1st – April 21st.

Option 2:

On Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, students serve by sorting items brought by schools/groups that participated in the collection drive. Groups may choose to participate in one or both of the options above. Advanced sign-up is required.

Students who lead a drive or serve on April 22nd will receive a FREE GYSD t-shirt for participating. T-shirts are offered on a first come/first serve basis. To sign up individuals click here. To sign up your group (high school only), contact or 708.532.0500.

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