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Got a Mentor? Sign up for RecSports Mentor Mondays!

Do you have a mentor or a mentee? RecSports’ Mentor Monday events are designed to enhance mentor relationships on campus.  Get to know your mentee while networking among other Gators.  Mentor and mentee must be UF students, faculty or staff.  The event is free and includes food and a t-shirt. Attend one of two dates, [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on September 29, 2014.

Empowers ESOL Mentoring Program

Looking leadership opportunities? Interested in volunteering? Need flexible community service hours?
The ESOL Empowers Mentoring Program is looking for volunteers to join their team. They mentor students in the ESOL program at Gainesville High School with academics and any additional needs; however, they consider themselves more than just academic helpers, establishing a special mentor-mentee relationship. Aside [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on September 29, 2014.

Servant Leader Roundtable

Each semester, the Servant Leader Roundtable gives all campus leadership and service organizations an opportunity to provide input on the current state of the University’s leadership and service programming, examine ways to increase collaboration among similar organizations across campus, and determine the best support the Center for Leadership and Service can provide to their organizations. [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on September 29, 2014.

Paid Volunteer Opportunity

Interested in volunteering to support students with disabilities?  The Disability Resource Center is looking for undergraduate student note-takers for the fall and spring semesters.  To qualify for this opportunity, you must have a 3.0 G.P.A., excellent class attendance and take quality notes.  Note-takers are compensated with a Campus Bookstore gift card of $25 per credit [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 29, 2014.

Book Drive Opportunity

Want to know of any easy way to help others? Does your organization need to perform a community service project? Have books lying around that you don’t know what to do with? The Footprints Buddy and Support Program is hosting a campus-wide book drive for pediatric patients at UF Health ages 2-18 years old. Books [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 29, 2014.

Gator Plunge Registration is Open

Gator Plunge is a single-day service project where hundreds of volunteers will branch out into various areas of Gainesville to participate in exciting service projects. Service projects will include working with animals, art and culture, youth development, elder care, environmental issues, homelessness and housing, and much more.
Students will be able to learn about service opportunities [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 22, 2014.

Florida Alternative Breaks Issue Fair

Florida Alternative Breaks, or FAB, is a University of Florida student-led organization that sends out service-learning trips based on specific social issues during academic breaks. They believe education, strong direct service, and reflection are among several key components that set the FAB experience apart in terms of growth and impact, both for our participants and [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 22, 2014.

Florida Alternative Breaks – Site Leader Positions Open

Florida Alternative Breaks, or FAB, is a University of Florida student-led organization that sends out service-learning trips based on specific social issues during academic breaks. They believe education, strong direct service, and reflection are among several key components that set the FAB experience apart in terms of growth and impact, both for our participants and [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 16, 2014.

Paid Volunteer Opportunity

Interested in volunteering to support students with disabilities?  The Disability Resource Center is looking for undergraduate student note-takers for the fall and spring semesters.  To qualify for this opportunity, you must have a 3.0 G.P.A., excellent class attendance and take quality notes.  Note-takers are compensated with a Campus Bookstore gift card of $25 per credit [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 16, 2014.

Volunteer Opportunity

Would you like volunteer with international students? Volunteer with them as a Conversation Volunteer through the English Language Institute at UF. No foreign language experience is needed. The program is designed to help students practice English in a friendly setting while meeting Americans and making friends. Volunteers should plan on [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on September 15, 2014.