Beta Club

2016-2017

Executive Committee

dsc_2995

dsc_2991

Senior Executive Committee

Blake Bargar, Kaytlin Cook, Daria Seppala, Megan Bokowy, Alex Kull

dsc_2989

Junior Executive Committee

Matthew Langley, Jessica Kuria, Dylan Mott, Carolina Lara, Bryson Bargar

 

2016-2017 Agendas:

September Meeting Agenda

October Meeting Agenda

January Beta Agenda

February Meeting Agenda

March Meeting Agenda

April Meeting Agenda

May Meeting Agenda

 

GMC Betas at SC Convention 2017

 

Carolina Lara

SC Vice President 2017

 

 

 Upcoming Service Project Opportunities: 

 

Habitat for Humanity:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-habitat1

Visit SignUpGenius to sign up to volunteer for The Habitat for Humanity House in the Sterling Community. There are several dates available and parents are able to attend and receive service hours for this project.

Dragon Boat Upstate Festival:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-dragon

Greenville Health System’s Dragon Boat Upstate Festival will be held on Saturday, May 6th in Anderson, SC. Please view the SignUpGenius above for more details.

Meals on Wheels-Wheels for Meals Cycling Event:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044eabab22a7fb6-2017

“On April 29 at Trailblazer Park, we will host our 11th annual Wheels for Meals cycling event. We are looking for volunteers to help with a variety of positions.  Please consider volunteering if you are able.” -Coordinator

Habitat For Humanity (Greer Location):  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080C4FA8AE28A3F85-gfphabitat

Must be 16 years or older to participate. Location in Greer on E Fairview Street. Please look closely at what is required of the day you sign up for to ensure that you are able to do the work.

GMC ReSale:

Begin bringing in items to donate on Monday, May 8th. Items DUE by Wednesday, May 17th. ReSale on Monday, May 22nd 1:30-5:30 in Cafe.  All items must be gently used (no holes, tears, stains- if you wouldn’t wear it don’t bring it) and must be in dress code. Items will be inspected upon delivery. Please make sure sizes are still shown on items.

5 polos+3 khakis= 1 service event

8 polos+ 5 khakis= 2 service events

Work 2 hour shift of  ReSale= 1 service event (sign up in B3)

*Outerwear (dress code ONLY) 3 items= 1 service hour

 

GMC ReSale Shifts:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-gmcbeta

View SignUpGenius to work a shift during ReSale. This will count as an event.

 Pancake Breakfast: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-pancake

View SignUpGenius to work a shift for the Pancake Breakfast at Fatz Cafe on May 27th 7:00am-10:30am.

Reminder: Tickets will go on sale Monday, May 1st for $7 a ticket. Must purchase 5 tickets to count as an event. Money must be turned in to pick up tickets. For it to count as an event please turn in money by Wednesday, May 24th.

FULL! Greer Family Festival:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-greer

Greer Family Festival will be held on Saturday, May 6th in Downtown Greer. There are several ways to serve. You may sign up for a booth position in which you will be responsible for one of the crafts in the Ann Helton Creation Station. Or you can sign up to assist with general set up and tear down. Please review the options below and choose what will best suit your schedule. Signing up for two time slots will give you two events. (maximum of 2 to count towards Beta) Parents may also sign up for service hours.

Please see me with any questions.

Hope Week: www.fairviewgreer.org/hopeweek

View website above for various opportunities to sign up during Hope Week, April 10th-15th.

Spring Blood Drive: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4fa8ac2ba7fa7-spring 

View SignUpGenius to sign up for a time to donate on Thursday, March 30th, 1pm-6pm.

FULL! Greenville Zoo:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-greenville

View SignUpGenius to sign up to volunteer for the Greenville Zoo’s Member Appreciation Night, Friday, April 7th. 5:00-7:30pm at the Greenville Zoo.

FULL! Zoom Through the Zoo 5K:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-zoom

Visit this SignUpGenius to sign up to volunteer for The Zoom Through the Zoo 5K on April 1st. DEADLINE FOR SIGN UP MARCH 24th!

FULL! Greenville Zoo-Princesses and Pirates Save the Frogs Day:   www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0A4FA8AC2BA7FA7-greenville1

Greenville Zoo needs help on Saturday, April 29th with their Princesses and Pirates Save the Frogs Day. Please see the sign up genius above to volunteer. See me with any questions. DEADLINE APRIL 7th!!

Dodge Ball Tournament: http://upward.maxgalaxy.net/BrowseActivities.aspx?GUID=0e46342b-c0df-4f7d-894f-940affde9622

Participation in this tournament will give you an event. The event is Wednesday, April 12th at Upward Star Center in Spartanburg. If you have questions please email Eli Johns at elijahajohns@gmail.com.

Nationals:

National Convention, Orlando:

  • Sign ups begin now- March 29th
    • DEADLINE ON 3/29
    • Must have $50 DEPOSIT and PERMISSION FORM By March 29th
    • Must have attended State Convention
    • Dates of trip: June 28th-July 1st (maybe 2nd)
      • Convention dates: June 29th-July 1st
    • Estimated amount of trip:
      • Lodging: $125 (estimate)
        • Looking at Wyndham Bonnet Creak Resort
      • Transportation: $120 (estimate based on mini vans)
        • Depending on number of students will depend on minivans or small charter, cost may vary
      • Meals: $100-$125 (estimate- 4 breakfasts, 5 lunches, and 5 dinners)
      • Registration: $25
      • T-shirts promoting Carolina: $15

Nationals Permission Form

 

 

img_3415

GMC Betas at SC Convention 2016

 

 

 

DSC_2136

GMC Betas at SC State

Convention 2015- Myrtle Beach, SC

DSC_2216

Justin Matthews

2015 SC State Beta Club President

IMG_3030

GMC Betas at SC State

Convention 2014- Myrtle Beach, SC

IMG_2973

Micah Williams

2014 SC State Beta Club President

 

2394755-2353625-209

 

“Let us lead by serving others”

 

Remember the Beta Pledge:
“I do solemnly declare that I shall always strive
to hold fast to the principles of honesty,
to endeavor constantly to maintain a creditable record;
to cultivate in my life and conduct the principles
of morality, service, and leadership.
I further pledge myself
to cooperate with the members of The National Beta Club
in the promotion of a sense of individual responsibility
to our school, community, state and nation
to make right the master of might;
and to consecrate our comradeship to mutual helpfulness
and to the betterment of our fellow students.”

Scholarship Information:

Scholarship Information-Click Here!

 

IMG_9758

DSC_1644

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
dsc_2996
 
 
Sponsors:

Kelley Bailey– kbailey@greermiddlecollege.org

Crystal Earle– cearle@greermiddlecollege.org

Julie Moore– jmoore@greermiddlecollege.org

Text Alerts– 81010 @blazerbeta