National Honor Society
Adviser: Ms. Rachel Seibert
SeibertR@danville118.org
217.444.1653

NHS 2017 membership

CLICK HERE to turn in Service Hours for the
2018-2019 school year!



All documentation of hours is due to Ms. Seibert no later than May 1, 2019. Remember:
Returning NHS members must complete TWENTY-FIVE hours of community service between May 1, 2018 and April 30, 2019.
NHS members inducted in October 2018 are responsible for completing TEN hours of community service between September 5, 2018 and April 30, 2019.



Joining the Danville High School chapter of the National Honor Society


Click HERE to access the online
membership application!


All DHS students entering grades 10, 11, and 12 with cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 are eligible to apply for membership in the DHS NHS. 
A minimum of FIVE (5) hours of community service are required to apply. Students must complete an essay and attach it to the application in response to a given prompt. DHS faculty members are asked to give feedback on the applicants prior to final selection. The five-member faculty council reviews all applications and essays and selects the inductees. Any students not selected for membership are encouraged to see Ms. Seibert for feedback and are welcome to apply for membership the following year.
The application window for membership is June 1 - August 31. For more information about joining NHS, please see Ms. Rachel Seibert in room 228, email SeibertR@danville118.org, or call 217.444.1653.


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If you know of volunteer opportunities for high school students, please contact Ms. Rachel Seibert at SeibertR@danville118.org or 217.444.1653. (Please leave a detailed message if I am not able to answer.)

Volunteer opportunities - Spring/Summer 2018
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Faith in Action (on-going opportunity)
Volunteers needed for a variety of tasks. Click here for more details.

Vermilion Advantage Youth Job Board
Visit this page for community volunteer opportunities, as well as jobs and internships!
http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/youth-job-board

DHS Cafeteria Share Table
Volunteers are needed to help with the share table during breakfast and lunch each day. See Beth Brown, kitchen manager, to volunteer.

May 16 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

May 25 &26 - American Legion poppy distribution
Volunteers needed from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm both days. Go to American Legion (by North Ridge) to get supplies, then report to designated post - Walmart, Big R north, or Big Lots. Shifts are 1-hour long, but you can do multiple shifts. 

June 20 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

June 22-24 - Arts in the Park
Volunteers needed for numerous positions. Most shifts are 2 hours and include tent and venue set-up, assisting artists, children's craft area, hospitality booth. Contact Theresa Tyner at ttyner@danvillepubliclibrary.org or call 477-5223 ext 113 for more information or to sign up.

July 18 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

August 15 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

Fair Hope Ministry - Bowman Ave. Methodist Church
Volunteers needed to help move boxes, sort donations, etc.
Contact Karel Volpert at 443-3336 for more information.


Danville Farmer's Market - spring, summer, and fall
Click HERE to view/download information about how you can volunteer at the Danville Farmer's Market. An application is included.

Humane Society of Danville
Volunteers are needed for various responsibilities. Contact Alyssa Julian at 446-4110.

Vermilion County Animal Shelter
Volunteers are needed for various responsibilities. Must be at least 18 years old. Contact Melanie Clawson at 431-2660 or volunteer@vercounty.org .

November 2018 - OSF Festival of Trees
Volunteers needed for various jobs from Wed, Nov 7 - Wed, Nov 14 at the Palmer Arena.
Ms. Seibert will have specific volunteer opportunities posted closer to the festival.
Jobs include the Polar Express, festival mascots, snow crew, children's craft area, PJ party, and many, many more!

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Important Documents and Links

Click here to read the DHS Chapter Bylaws
Click here to go to the National Honor Society website.
Click here to view the National Honor Society Constitution.