Chip in Challenge Volunteer Survey Post author By Kim Scott Post date February 3, 2021 Welcome to your Volunteer Survey What is the zip code of your home town? What was the name of your high school? Was community service a graduation requirement?YesNo If yes service was required, how many hours?10 or less hours11 to 20 hours21-30 hours31-40 hours41-50 hoursMore than 50 hours If community service was required, was there a structured process to fulfill requirement? No, it was informal process left up to the students to choose how to fulfill Yes, there were a structured process for students to follow If you answered yes, check all that were included in the structured process? Specific project assigned by teacher Specific partner/project to serve was assigned Directed to a specific organization such as United Way to find your own partner Restrictions on the number of hours that could be served with the same organization Could not double dip, i.e. Use extracurricular school activity like being in school play also count as service hours Had to turn in signed documentation confirming service was completed Others not listed If you checked other to indicate a restriction or process not on the list, what was it? Did you perform community service in high school that was not mandatory or was above and beyond the basic requirement?YesNo Who were the primary motivators encouraging you to go above and beyond in earning service hours?Select all that applyFamily member/friendTeacherCaring Adult in charge of extra curricular activitiesSelf motivated Why were they encouraging you to engage in community service activities? About what grade were you in when you knew you wanted to go to college?1-34-56-89- 1011-12 About what age did you realize you needed to add activities to improve your college application?Elementary schoolMiddle SchoolHigh School Which activities did you engage in to meet your goal of getting into college?List all that apply Sports team Individual sport Academic Club , i.e. Honor Society, Debate Team, Music and arts programs National service organization, i.e. Scouts, 4-H, Beta Club Independent school club/interest group, i.e. Fellow Christian Athletes, Ski Club, Did you feel a time crunch and rush to add activities to your college application?Not reallyA littleYes, someYes, a lot Which of the following impeded your efforts to earn service hours?List all that applyBusy with school workFinding a partnerLack of transportation to activitiesJobProcrastination Do you attribute the community service activities you added to your college application as a factor in your acceptance?Definitely notNot reallyYes a littleYes, a lot How would you rate the overall impact your high school community service experience had on others?Low impactSome impactHigh Impact How would you rate the overall impact your high school community service experience had on yourself?Low impactMedium ImpactHigh impact What was your primary reason for joining Greek Life?LegacyAlready had friends involvedSocialize and make friendsStart building resume for careerWanted to be part of a philanthropic and service oriented organization How many service hours are you required to earn per semester?10 or less11-2021-3031-4041-5050 or more How much of that time is spent raising money for your primary philanthropic partner25% or less50% or less75% or less100% Is there an amount of time performing community service that must be spent outside of fundraising?YesNo How often do you collaborate with students outside the Greek Life community on community service projects?NeverRarelyOccasionallyOften Is there a central location on your campus that holds desks/offices for campus organizations?yesNo Is one of your goals as a Chapter Leader to increase cross-campus community service collaborations?YesNo Which types of community service project have you participated in during college?Check all that apply Supporting a Walk/run fundraising event Bake sales Food or clothing drive Mentoring a younger person Selling event tickets Community beautification projects Serving elderly or handicapped Would you say these experiences have been helpful building you social capital?Definitely notNot ReallyMaybeSomewhatDefinitely Yes What is the one thing you wish was easier about volunteering to serve others? Time is Up!