Community Service

Atwater High School offers a White Cord Award Program for students who participate in Community Service Activities. The White Cord is awarded at graduation to those students who have completed 250 hours of Community Service.


  • The City of Atwater offers lots of neat opportunities for you to give back to your community.
  • If you are at least 16 years old, consider volunteering with the Merced SPCA located at 1021 E. Childs Avenue. Email
  • The Merced Courthouse Museum is in need of volunteers. Call (209) 723-2401 or email
  • Consider volunteering at the Merced County Library. Check out the group application or the individual volunteer application.