You don’t need spider-powers, a fancy cape or an indestructible shield; a HERO is anyone who gives time and attention to something bigger than oneself.
GIVATION partnered with Pleasant Hill Elementary School and Paws for a Cause to host HERO NIGHT on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.
Through a mix of education and activity, children of all ages were invited to learn about the different ways they can help make a positive impact on our community.
The following organizations joined us:
- Bureau of Public Health Preparedness, Midlands Region
- Carolina Wildlife Center
- Christ Central Ministries
- Family Promise of the Midlands
- Happy Wheels
- Harvest Hope Food Bank
- Lexington County Animal Shelter
- Lexington County Sheriff’s Dept. Community Action Team
- Lighthouse for Life
- LOCC Clubs
- Marleigh’s Ministry
- Midlands Fatherhood Coalition
- Operation Bedroll
- Palmetto Patriot Project
- PHES Paws for a Cause
- PHES Service Learning Committee
- PHES WATCH D.O.G.S.
- Senior Resources/Meals on Wheels
- Society of St. Andrew
- Special Olympics SC
- White Knoll High School Student Government Association
Students and their families got to learn how they could help these organizations make our community a better place while enjoying an evening of games, crafts and more!
- Making cards for our troops stationed overseas
- Weaving plastic bags into mats for the homeless
- Assembling blankets for preemies in the NICU
We look forward to working with Pleasant Hill Elementary School to grow the good and make this an annual event!!