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Anti-bullying Service Challenges:

Humanity Rising Anti-bullying Service Challenge:

Tell us your Anti-bullying service story for a chance to earn a college scholarship.  Open to students across the country.  You can submit a new / updated story once every three months.  CLICK HERE to submit your Anti-bullying service challenge story.

Humanity Rising Verizon Domestic Violence Service Challenge (Launching Dec, 2017):

This challenge will only be open to students in the greater Chicago area.  Help those victimized by domestic violence.  CLICK HERE to learn more about this Service Challenge!

Humanity Rising SIT WITH US Service Challenge (Launching Dec, 2017):

Become a Sit With Us Ambassador.  Make a difference in your school and earn college scholarship consideration.  Learn more by CLICKING HERE!

Did You Know?

  • 71% of students report incidents of bullying as a problem at their school.
  • Nearly 30 percent of middle and high school students have been bullied at school, and 43 percent have experienced cyber-bullying in the past year.
  • 15% of all school absenteeism is directly related to fears of being bullied at school, and 1 out of every 10 students who drops out of school does so because of repeated bullying.
  • More than 60% of bullying situations will stop when a peer intervenes.

Sources: http://www.pacer.org http://www.makebeatsnotbeatdowns.org

What You Can Do

  1. Volunteer at a nonprofit anti-bullying organization
  2. Create an awareness campaign around 121help.me, the new North American Helpline for Children in Crisis
  3. Bring an anti-bullying organization to speak at your school
  4. Watch a film on bullying at your school and organize a discussion around the film
  5. Start a Hero Report at your school to recognize students for their acts of kindness in school
  6. Come up with your own idea on how to create a culture of kindness in your school
  7. Create Your Own Service Project