Student volunteers in grades 5-12 can apply for Prudential Spirit of Community Awards now through Nov. 3!

Prudential Spirit of Community Local, State and National Winners' MedallionsThe Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program was created in 1995 by Prudential in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) to honor middle level and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state, and national level.

The program’s goals are to applaud young people who already are making a positive difference in their towns and neighborhoods, and to inspire others to think about how they might contribute to their communities. Over the past 20 years, more …

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards open to Delaware middle and high school students

At Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, we believe in working together to build strong communities! Our ongoing efforts include the Reading is Basic book giveaway for Delaware Title 1 students, supporting dozens of local schools, groups and organizations — and so much more.

We also like to encourage Back to Basics’ students to get involved. So, from time to time you’ll see volunteer opportunities and community service recognition opportunities listed here. For example, below is information about the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program — the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. In …