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Volunteer Program - Fun Facts

  • In 2011-2012, over 11,000 parents, mentors, and community members participated in volunteering at NEISD schools.
  • These volunteers logged over 360,000 hours working with our students.
  • Each year, the Independent Sector Organization calculates the national average for the value of volunteerism. For 2010, this figure was $21.91 per hour. This means, the value of volunteerism at NEISD was over $7.8 million dollars.
  • The district's top volunteer for 2010-2011 volunteered 1,647 hours.
  • Since 1994, more than 110,000 people have registered to volunteer in our district.