"One person can make a difference, and everyone should try." - John F. Kennedy on volunteering

Walt Whitman students receive The President’s Volunteer Service Award
“The willingness of our nation’s citizens to serve others plays a large role in what makes this country so great.” – The President’s Volunteer Service Award
Walt Whitman students receive The President’s Volunteer Service Award Gold level
Our Gold level volunteers want you to know that if you’re not a South Huntington student and you're looking for volunteer opportunities near you, please visit: http://www.serve.gov/
Walt Whitman students receive The President’s Volunteer Service Award Silver level
“Presidential recognition sets you apart from your peers. It is a tremendous honor. Even though you may not seek recognition, your example can deliver a powerful message that encourages others to take action.” – The President’s Volunteer Service Award
Walt Whitman students receive The President’s Volunteer Service Award Bronze level
“Through a shared mission of inspiring more to answer the call to service, the PVSA celebrates the impact we can all make in bettering our communities and our world.” – The President’s Volunteer Service Award

Walt Whitman High School would like to thank and recognize the following seniors for their volunteer service to our community and nation. “It is our hope that you have been inspired by your experiences and will continue to serve others in the future,” said senior class advisor Ms. Diane Zamow.  “To further recognize your service, we have registered your hours with the Presidential Volunteer Service Award (PVSA).”   The PVSA is a national organization designed to tap the power of citizens to improve lives, solve problems and strengthen communities. Awards are as follows: Bronze 100-174 hours, Silver 175-249 hours, Gold 250 + hour and the Principal’s Award at 500+ hours. 

Bronze: Sindy Alfaro Ortez , Angelique Auriemma, Erica Bell, Julia Chimenti, Rebecca Dewitt, Matthew Harrigan, Elizabeth Havjar, Samuel Hoffman, Alexa Honickman, Abdjine Lemaitre, Casey Leonick, Brooke Pagano, Vincent Pastore, Jessica Persaud, Olivia Poplawski, Omar Ramos, Geysel Ramos Vasquez, James Reilly, Jordan Roiland, Jared Saget, Jordan Schnieder, Rachel Shapiro, Samantha Thorne, Victoria Thurer, Melissa Triolo, and Kevin Vasquez Martinez.

Silver: Alivia Barton, Flor Canales, Serah Carbon, Michael Giarrizzo, Richard Hauser, Nosheib Jadoon, Meagan O'Donnell, Epiphany Ramirez, Danielle Raynor, Sarah Tabibzada, Faiza Tariq, Alexandra Wirth, and Shelbi Wuss.

Gold: Anastasia Alpy,* Ifedayo Balogun,* Christina Bogdani, Lauren Civello, Ilana Desmod, Sean Duclay, Emily Ferrante, Esteban Lopez, Karthikeyan Mayilvahanan Kelsey McDonald,* Payal Multani, Taninna Oukacine,* Lauren Ragone,* Jared Rosenthal, and Danielle Wechsler.