SALT Serveathon

Serve Generously, Give Joyfully & Pray

The SALT Serveathon is an expression of what we value highly at Geneva: developing Christian character through service and philanthropy. SALT—Serving and Learning Together—provides the opportunity for students to learn about needs in the community and also to be Christ’s hands and feet towards meeting those needs. Each year, the school suspends its normal school day and students serve the community instead. Geneva’s SALT Serveathon mobilizes over 700 students, teachers, and parent volunteers who donate approximately 3,500 service hours to the community at over a dozen non-profit organizations throughout Central Florida.

During the SALT Serveathon, each grade is assigned its own project for the day where they are able to learn about an area of need in the community and experience how serving others really can make a difference in the world. Examples of past service opportunities include: sorting and stocking shelves at local food pantries, cleaning up local parks, planting gardens with autistic children, making seniors smile at retirement homes, packing over 10,000 meals for hungry children around the world, taking mentally handicapped adults on a bowling outing, and making teddy bears for emergency first-responders to take to children who have been in an accident. It’s a day of hard work and heart change, blessing others, and being blessed.

SALT is also an important philanthropic effort and encourages a culture of giving. Instead of selling wrapping paper or walking a 5K to raise money, we ask students to seek pledges. Prior to SALT day, they reach out to family, friends, and neighbors to ask for pledges for their day of service. Donations generate critical funds for the school’s tuition assistance program fulfilling another Geneva value: to make Christian classical education available to families who wouldn’t otherwise be able to afford it. SALT raised over $150,000 (net) in 2018.

Here is where we will serve for SALT Serveathon 2019 (October 4)

K4: Making Teddy Bears for the Fire Station
Kindergarten: Westminster Winter Park Retirement Community
1st Grade: Military Care Packages
2nd Grade: Blessing Bags for the Homeless
3rd Grade: Feeding Children Everywhere
4th Grade: Orlando Children’s Church
5th Grade: Mead Botanical Garden
6th Grade: Second Harvest Food Bank
7th Grade: GreenUp Orlando
8th Grade: Meals on Wheels House Painting Project
9th Grade: United Against Poverty
10th Grade: New Hope for Kids
11th Grade: Howard Phillips Center for Children and Families
12th Grade: The Russell Home

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October 21, 2019
  • US - A Schedule

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • Moms in Prayer

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 8:15 am- 9:15 am
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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October 22, 2019
  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • US - A Schedule

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • K4 - Great Outdoor Camping Adventure

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 8:30 am- 11:15 am
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  • Cross Country District Meet

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 4:30 pm- 7:30 pm
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October 23, 2019
  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • US - B Schedule

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • K4 - Fire Dept Visit K4

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 9:00 am- 10:15 am
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  • US Mentor Groups

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 9:50 am- 10:35 am
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October 24, 2019
  • US - C Schedule

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • Volleyball Regional 1/4 Final

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • 4th Gr - Viking Day

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 11:30 am- 3:00 pm
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October 21, 2019
  • US - A Schedule

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • Moms in Prayer

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 8:15 am- 9:15 am
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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October 22, 2019
  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • US - A Schedule

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • K4 - Great Outdoor Camping Adventure

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 8:30 am- 11:15 am
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  • Cross Country District Meet

    Date: October 22, 2019 - October 22, 2019
    Time: 4:30 pm- 7:30 pm
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October 23, 2019
  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • US - B Schedule

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • K4 - Fire Dept Visit K4

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 9:00 am- 10:15 am
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  • US Mentor Groups

    Date: October 23, 2019 - October 23, 2019
    Time: 9:50 am- 10:35 am
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October 24, 2019
  • US - C Schedule

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • 7th Gr - North Florida Trip

    Date: October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • Volleyball Regional 1/4 Final

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 12:00 am- 11:59 pm
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  • LSC Convo

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 8:25 am- 8:40 am
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  • 4th Gr - Viking Day

    Date: October 24, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    Time: 11:30 am- 3:00 pm
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