community service


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community service

voluntary work, intended to be for the common good, usually done as part of an organized scheme
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Such an approach to community service sets out a cooperative commitment to community service by the university.
Between December 2000 and January 2001, one administrator in each department expected to be the most knowledgeable about community service was contacted by telephone and then mailed a survey packet designed to gather descriptive information about community service.
Leaders' community service efforts find the bank regularly reaching out from its base in Chicago's western suburbs to Chicagoland communities that could benefit from a leg up.
The Community Service Act, which was signed into law by President Duterte last August 8, allows courts to mete out community service as punishment instead of jail time from 1 to 30 days to offenders who committed minor offenses.
The law defines community service as 'any actual physical activity which inculcates civic consciousness, and is intended towards the improvement of a public work or promotion of public service.'
The privilege of rendering community service can only be availed of once.
NUST Community Services Club (NCSC) is the largest student-run society of the university, with over 5000 volunteers from across NUST Schools.
Mahalapye West MP Mr Joseph Molefe had wanted to know if the minister was aware that the Central Police Station in Mahalapye had not been open for community service since its refurbishment, when the police station would be open for community service, as well as state the cause of the delay and when the station would be provided with vehicles.
If he fails to complete or only partly completes his community service, the sentence of imprisonment shall be executed in proportion with the amount of uncompleted community service.
Khalid Al Shamsi, director of the community service office in Abu Dhabi, said: "We visited them to see how they are implementing their sentences and ensure that they are committed to the community service work.
Zamri said the community service was suggested during the meeting.

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