The Mark 10:45 Cord Award is a distinguished volunteer service award available to High School students who earn a yearly minimum of 40 hours of community service/volunteering during their 9-12th grade years of high school, totaling at least 160 hours at the end of their senior year. Recipients of the Mark 10:45 cord award will receive a red cord to wear on their robes at graduation in recognition of their achievement. Additionally, all students who complete 40 hours of service in a given school year according to the guidelines below will receive a certificate in recognition of their service.
"For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and give his life as a ransom for many." - Mark 10:45