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Gulf Coast State College has a history of committing volunteer time in our service district of Bay, Gulf, and Franklin Counties. In August 2016, the College introduced the Commodores Care campaign to expand our volunteerism efforts. Gulf Coast is committed to linking our employees to meaningful volunteer opportunities that support community-driven change with the added benefit of personal and professional development.
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Make a commitment to be a mentor to a high school student and help prepare him/her to be successful. Visit their website for more information.
COMMUNITY BREAKFAST - EVERY SATURDAY MORNING
Every Saturday morning, First United Methodist Church holds a community breakfast at their Trinity Center located on the corner of Bonita and East 4th Street. In addition to serving breakfast, the Center maintains a clothes closet, provides a shower trailer and haircuts, and a computer lab. Come anytime between 6:30 am-8:00 am. Typically, you can leave between 9:00-9:30 am and you will have gotten your day off to a good start by helping others.
1) The HOPE for Heroes and Horses Walk/Run - Saturday, July 22nd - HOPE for Heroes and Horses 5K - The HOPE Project uses rescued horses to help bring hope to our Heroes who may have been injured physically or emotionally. Event location: H.G. Harder's Park 8110 John Pitts Road, Panama City, FL. https://www.facebook.com/HOPE-for-Heroes-and-Horses-5K-WalkRun-793695990781184/
March of Dimes
Gulf Coast Nursing Student Association and Commodores Care participated in the March of Dimes March for Babies Walk held on Saturday, May 6 in downtown Panama City.
Relay for Life
Gulf Coast participated in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life on Saturday, April 8 at Frank Nelson Park. The GCSC Team raised $673.23 through online donations, selling luminarias, and a silent auction held at the event. Now that Gulf Coast has an established team, we hope to make our participation in next year's Relay for Life even bigger. If you are interested in becoming a part of the team, go to the Gulf Coast Team page and sign up.
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