Delaware Volunteer Credit (DVC)
is one elective credit used towards graduation. Students who complete 90 hours of community service over 2 semesters during their entire high school career are eligible to receive this credit. If you have been volunteering, you may have already fulfilled the requirements to receive this credit as well as a certificate of appreciation signed by the Governor and the Department of Education Secretary!

The Delaware Volunteer Credit is a prestigious award that will appear on your transcript for employers and college admissions boards to see!

Visit to find a volunteering opportunity near you or call the State Office of Volunteerism.   

New Castle at 302-255-9899 Kent
Sussex County at 302-857-5006.