This winter break, in my hometown of San Diego, CA, I wanted to help out our local homeless shelter in Escondido, California. The shelter is called “Interfaith Community Services”. Needs constantly vary for members of Interfaith. When I reached out, they especially needed home items to help members transitioning from the shelter into a new … Continue reading Sara White Collected Donations for Interfaith Community Services in Escondido, C.A.
Over break I volunteered at St. Hubert’s Animal Shelter in Madison, New Jersey. When I volunteered, my main jobs included socializing the animals as well as cleaning their rooms. The shelter is fortunate to be able to provide the animals with a “new cage” every day. Whenever I come in the mornings, my job is … Continue reading Freshman Katie Marino Enjoyed Volunteering at St. Hubert’s Animal Shelter in N.J.
Hi everyone! Over winter break I was able to spend time giving some softball lessons to local high school and middle school players, in addition to practicing and preparing myself for the upcoming season! It was really fun, and I got to know most of these players through my high school teammate, also named Katie, … Continue reading Katie Beriont Gave Softball Lessons for Community Service
Over Christmas break I had the opportunity to help out one of my neighbors and offer them some handy yard work assistance. They were in the process of redoing their backyard and putting some finishing touches to make the yard look nicer and prevent it from flooding which was a previous problem for them. It … Continue reading Morgan Reed Helped Finish Neighbor’s Yard and Protect it From Future Flooding
Here at Notre Dame Softball, we always strive to serve others and give back to the community. While we are together as a team at ND, we have the opportunity to serve those in the South Bend community, but when we travel home for breaks, we get the chance to serve our own hometown communities, … Continue reading Senior Kimmy Sullivan Made Blankets for Riley Children’s Hospital
Over winter break, I had the opportunity to help out young softball players, baseball players, and other high school students. I spent a day working a Pendleton High School Softball camp which allowed me to give back to the program that helped shaped me into the person and player I am today. Interacting with the … Continue reading Ellie Richards Returns to Pendleton High School to Work Softball and Baseball Camps
Our team puts a strong emphasis on community involvement and the ways it helps to build us into strong, compassionate, selfless individuals. Whether it be volunteering at the local homeless shelter, beautifying our beaches and parks, or being there for someone in need, our team is present. This break I spent time making some cooking … Continue reading Karley Wester Reconnects With Riley Hospital Family
Over winter break this year, I fell in love with the sewing machine. I decided to put my love for the sewing machine into good use by making blankets not only as gifts but to auction off this year at our Strike Out Cancer event. Every year at this event we raise over $100,000 to donate … Continue reading Sophomore Ali Wester Preparing for Strikeout Cancer Weekend
Over the break I was fortunate enough to spend many, many hours working with young softball players. Two players from Alabama opened a softball and workout facility about 45 minutes away from my house. Seeing as they were both infielders, I was able to come help out and teach the outfield portions of their clinics. … Continue reading Alexis Bazos Helps Out Aspiring College Softball Players Over Christmas Break