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Presidential Service Award Applications Open

The Presidential Service Award recognizes graduating undergraduate and graduate students who dedicate themselves to promoting social justice, community awareness, and civic engagement on campus and in the community. This award acknowledges undergraduate students who have participated in at least 400 hours of service and graduate students who have participated in at least 200 hours with [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on January 27, 2020.

Discover Florida Museum Volunteer Opportunities Jan. 29

The Florida Museum of Natural History will present an orientation for adults interested in learning more about volunteering Jan. 29, 2020, from 3 to 5 p.m. The program is designed to help participants identify the best match for their interests and abilities. Volunteers serve as exhibit guides for school groups and other museum visitors or [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on January 27, 2020.

Public School Classroom Placements

Sign up on Jan. 21 and 22 to volunteer in the public schools. Sign ups will be at Norman Hall in the Terrace Room from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come make difference for our students and teachers.

Filed under Opportunities, Service on January 21, 2020.

Volunteer Opportunity at Lake Forest Elementary

Volunteer Interest Meeting
January 28 | 7:00 pm | Marston Science Library
Lake Forest Elementary is a small school located in East Gainesville, and thanks to the Bob Graham Center for Public Service we currently have a student-run garden for kids in the after-school program to learn about the environment and the importance of growing their own [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on January 21, 2020.

MLK Day of Service 2020

Sign up for MLK Day of Service 2020! The event will take place on January 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Rion Ballroom in the Reitz Union. Participants will be able to reflect on the importance of service and its’ connection with diversity and inclusion while giving back to the Gainesville community [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on January 13, 2020.

Activate exhibitions at YOUR art museum and gain service hours

Become a Museum University Student Educator at the Harn Museum of Art to create activities that transform, surprise and challenge. All majors welcome. One semester commitment, weekly meetings on Thursdays from 3:30 – 5 p.m. Extended deadline and first meeting is January 16, 2020. Visit harn.ufl.edu/volunteer for the application. Contact Elizabeth at eking@harn.ufl.edu in advance [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on January 13, 2020.

Activate exhibitions at YOUR art museum and gain service hours

Become a Museum University Student Educator to create activities that transform, surprise and challenge. All majors welcome. One semester commitment, weekly meetings on Thursdays from 3:30 – 5 p.m. First meeting and Museum Nights is January 9, 2020. Visit harn.ufl.edu/volunteer for the application and details. Contact Elizabeth at eking@harn.ufl.edu to say “Sign me up!” and [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on December 16, 2019.

Register for MLK Day of Service

Sign up for MLK Day of Service 2020! The event will take place on January 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Rion Ballroom in the Reitz Union. Participants will be able to reflect on the importance of service and its’ connection with diversity and inclusion while giving back to the Gainesville community [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on December 16, 2019.

Projects for Peace

Hey Gators, YOU are the change!
Projects for Peace is a grant opportunity that aims to motivate undergraduate college students to create and implement plans for building peace in the twenty-first century. The top proposal selected will be granted $10,000 to implement their project during the summer of 2020. Combine what you are learning in the [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on December 9, 2019.

Participate in MLK Day of Service

This year’s event will take place on January 20, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. MLK Day of Service will be an opportunity to build awareness to diverse social issues and communities, take initiative to act on local issues in the Gainesville/North Central Florida area, and learn how diversity and inclusion align in the [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on December 9, 2019.