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Community Service Opportunities

Community service is a way to give back to your community, become involved and learn more about potential careers. It is also a great way to meet new people and learn about your community.

Below you will find a list of Cheatham County businesses and organizations in which high school students can perform community service hours:

Cheatham County Animal Control

Point of Contact: Beverly Boyle 

Contact: [email protected]

Description: Volunteers are needed at the Cheatham County Animal Control in Pegram to help with caring for the animals and maintaining the facility. This is a great way to gain experience working with animals and complete any required community service hours.

The Ark/Noah's Closet

Point of Contact: Mike Turpin 

Contact: [email protected]

Description: The Ark/ Noah's Closet: Receive and help sort donation in donation area, tag clothes and help merchandise them. Help customers as needed. Sort items upstairs by season and style. Food Pantry: Help take in and weight and document donated food, sort and stock shelves and organize the back stock of pantry items.

Cheatham County Community Enhancement Coalition

Point of Contact: Jaleese Simpson

Contact: [email protected] or 615-988-0858

Description: Volunteers can earn hours by assisting the Coalition in the setup and running of community events. They also have the opportunity to work our resource table at events and connect with their community. Volunteers can also work in the Coalition office to help with the creation of resources, inventory upkeep, and more.

Cheatham County Book/STEAM Bus

Point of Contact: Chris Cooper

Contact: [email protected]

Description: Volunteers can earn hours by assisting with the Cheatham County School District’s Book/STEAM bus in the month of June. Volunteers will help load and unload supplies for the bus stops as well as assist with activities. Opportunities are available the week of June 17 and June 24.