Students LIVE UNITED Volunteers

The Students LIVE UNITED program provides high school students with support, mentoring, coaching, and the tools they need to locate volunteer opportunities, log their experiences, participate in job partnering opportunities in the community. Then we help them to bring all that experience to a meaningful conclusion--with a completed portfolio and essay in their senior year.

Students that successfully complete the following requirements will be awarded with the United Way Student Service Learning Award:

  • Perform at least 100 hours of civic engagement by graduation
  • Submit a one page essay at the completion of the SLU program
  • Submit logged hours sheet at the completion of the SLU program

Students that successfully complete the following requirements will be awarded with the Michigan Governor’s Service Learning Award and the Volunteer Centers of Michigan Student Service Medallion in addition to the United Way Student Service Learning Award:

  • Perform at least 400 hours of civic engagement by graduation
  • Submit one page essay at completion of the SLU program
  • Submit logged hour sheet at the completion of the SLU program

CLICK HERE for Students LIVE UNITED sign up/consent form

CLICK HERE to download/print SLU Volunteer Hour Log

CLICK HERE to view the essay guidelines

Send forms to:

Greater Ottawa County United Way
Attn: Students Live United Coordinator
PO Box 1349
Holland, MI 49422

or fax to: (616) 396-5140

Questions?

Contact Kamille Massey at kmassey@ottawaunitedway.org or call (616) 396-7811.