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Florida Alternative Breaks Trip: Community Development

This Spring Break, March 4 to 11, 2017, Florida Alternative Breaks will be working with Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Alabama and five universities from the Southeastern Conference Compact. The goal is to help build and/or renovate homes for those who need housing assistance and also to get to know the local community of Guin, Alabama. [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on November 27, 2016.

United Way VITA Recruiting Volunteers

United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is recruiting volunteers for tax season from end of January through mid-April. Free tax preparation trainings in November and January and free IRS certification. Build your resume with a nationally recognized program while learning valuable life skills and providing a valuable service to the community. Internships are [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 27, 2016.

MLK Day of Service

Join UF students and community members on January 16, 2017 for the National MLK Day of Service, hosted by the David & Wanda Brown Center for Leadership and Service. Get involved in the campus-wide celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his commitment to social justice. Lead a meaningful service project in Gainesville or [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 21, 2016.

United Way VITA Recruiting Volunteers

United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is recruiting volunteers for tax season from end of January through mid-April. Free tax preparation trainings in November and January and free IRS certification. Build your resume with a nationally recognized program while learning valuable life skills and providing a valuable service to the community. Internships are [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 21, 2016.

Florida Alternative Breaks

Join Florida Alternative Breaks from December 16-20 in Atlanta GA for Engaging the Aging!  A.G. Rhodes Health & Rehab provides expert and compassionate rehabilitation therapy and residential care to seniors in metro Atlanta. Resident’s physical, social and psychological well-being is their chief concern. Students will begin their service at the Wesley Woods location for the [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 21, 2016.

United Way VITA Recruiting Volunteers

United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is recruiting volunteers for tax season from end of January through mid-April. Free tax preparation trainings in November and January and free IRS certification. Build your resume with a nationally recognized program while learning valuable life skills and providing a valuable service to the community. Internships are [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 15, 2016.

Florida Alternative Breaks Trips

This spring Florida Alternative Breaks will be hosting three international trips! Marine Life Preservation, Agroecology and Education Inequity. You can sign up for any of their trips in the Brown Center for Leadership and Service in the Reitz Union 2nd floor.
These trip takes place during Spring Break. The cost of the Education and Agroecology trips [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 7, 2016.

TailGator GameDay Recycling Team Volunteers Needed

The Office of Sustainability needs your help this football season as part of our TailGator Team recycling program. Volunteers help distribute recycling bags and educate tailgaters on recycling at UF. Shifts are two hours, and volunteers will receive snacks and refreshments for their help. Plus, volunteers who help at two or more shifts will receive [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 7, 2016.

United Way VITA Recruiting Volunteers

United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is recruiting volunteers for tax season from end of January through mid-April. Free tax preparation trainings in November and January and free IRS certification. Build your resume with a nationally recognized program while learning valuable life skills and providing a valuable service to the community. Internships are [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 7, 2016.

UF/IFAS CALS students, faculty host Stop Hunger Now on Nov. 4 to feed international communities in need

The University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) has continued its partnership with Stop Hunger Now to package meals for families in need. This is the fourth year of the collaboration, and the event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 4 in the Straughn Center on UF’s [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 1, 2016.