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2015 University of Florida Impact Awards

The Center for Leadership and Service is presents the 2015 University of Florida Impact Awards. The annual Impact Awards ceremony is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the dedicated efforts of students, faculty, staff, businesses, and community nonprofit agencies who have demonstrated a commitment to leadership and service in the past year. Nominations are accepted [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on March 3, 2015.

Make a Difference in New Zealand, Summer of 2015

International Student Volunteers, named as one of the “Top Ten Volunteer Organizations” by the U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy, will pair with UF undergrads for the experience of a lifetime.  Participate in a two week volunteer experience protecting New Zealand’s fragile ecosystems, and an optional two week adventure portion. College credit may be available through [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on March 3, 2015.

Florida Alternative Breaks’ Spaghetti Lunch Fundraiser

Florida Alternative Breaks is having their Semi-annual Spaghetti Lunch Fundraiser. Join them for unlimited spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, dessert, and drinks (all included in your ticket price).
The event will be held on Tuesday, February 24 from 11 to 1 p.m. at the The Episcopal Chapel of the Incarnation (located right across from Library West, with [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 23, 2015.

Service Trip Volunteers Needed

Children Beyond Our Borders has officially reopened the applications for Managua, Nicaragua and Quito Ecuador, but there are only two spots left.
The applications are open until Monday, February 23 at 11:59 p.m.
Trip information is as follows:

Managua, Nicaragua: May 8 to 24
$1470
In beautiful Nicaragua, volunteers work with a foundation called Fabretto. The ages of the children [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 23, 2015.

Pre-Health Volunteering Opportunity

Pre-Health students are encouraged to consider this unique volunteer opportunity. Health Outreach Quality Improvement (HOQI) provides hands-on learning experiences with Mobile Outreach Clinic (MOC) involving volunteers in the various components of clinical care. In addition, volunteers play a key role in coordinating care for patients outside of clinic visits. Prior to applying for MOC, one [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 23, 2015.

Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars Peer Mentor Applications Available

The Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars (MFOS) program is now accepting applications to become a peer mentor for the 2015-2016 academic year.
The MFOS program is an initiative by the University of Florida to assist low-income, first-generation-in-college students who are Florida residents and will be beginning college for the first time in June or August 2015. The [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 23, 2015.

Make a Difference in New Zealand, Summer of 2015

International Student Volunteers, named as one of the “Top Ten Volunteer Organizations” by the U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy, will pair with UF undergrads for the experience of a lifetime.  Participate in a two week volunteer experience protecting New Zealand’s fragile ecosystems, and an optional two week adventure portion. College credit may be available through [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 23, 2015.

Florida Alternative Breaks’ Spaghetti Lunch Fundraiser

Florida Alternative Breaks is having their Semi-annual Spaghetti Lunch Fundraiser. Join them for unlimited spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, dessert, and drinks (all included in your ticket price).
The event will be held on Tuesday, February 24 from 11 to 1 p.m. at the The Episcopal Chapel of the Incarnation (located right across from Library West, with [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 16, 2015.

CLS Ambassador Applications Now Open

The Center for Leadership and Service is now accepting applications for CLS Ambassador positions. They are looking for a select group of highly motivated, socially responsible students dedicated to representing the Center for Leadership and Service as an office and hub for leadership and service on campus. They are responsible for promoting their mission and [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 16, 2015.

Information Session- Florida Alternative Breaks

Florida Alternative Breaks (FAB) is having another information session.
Join them Wednesday, February 11 at 6:15 p.m. in Little Hall, room 0125. They will be answering general questions about the organization, such as who they are, what they do and how students can get involved. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Students will be able to sign up [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on February 9, 2015.