Purple Cord/Community Service

Merced High School offers a Purple Cord Program for students who participate in community service activities. The Purple Cord is awarded at the end of the student's graduation year to those seniors who have completed a minimum of 250 hours of volunteer service in the community. The hours can be completed over the course of the student's high school career.

The student is responsible for:
Locating a volunteer site
•Documenting their time
•Submitting time sheets before the deadline

Due May 1st of your senior year

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Contact Information

Carol Tippett
Guidance Assistant