Dawg Day of Service 2016

Saturday, August 27th, 2016


Join ServeUGA for Dawg Day of Service 2016 on August 27, 2016!

Dawg Day of Service is UGA's largest annual day of community service, providing a great opportunity to work with other students to make a positive impact in the community. See our list of service sites below for this year's event and sign-up today to volunteer at a local organization in Athens-Clarke County!

  • Registration opens at 9am in the Tate Student Center grand ballroom (5th floor). A light breakfast is included.
  • Groups will begin to depart at 10am for their service site. Transportation is provided to most sites!
  • All service projects will wrap-up by approximately 1pm.
  • Upon returning to campus, there will be pizza available for everyone.

If you have any questions, please feel free to be in touch with Jennifer Hardister via email at jah53565@uga.edu or Kyle Anderson via email andkyle@uga.edu or phone 706-542-6265.
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Registration Closes
12 hours before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
Requirement Details
Many of our sites will involve work outside, so please wear sneakers and clothes you won’t mind getting a little dirty.
First 500 people to show-up will get a Dawg Day of Service t-shirt and water bottle!
Transportation is provided to most service sites.
A light breakfast will be available at registration.
Pizza will be provided when you return to campus after volunteering.
Parking Details
Parking is free on the weekends in the Tate Student Center parking deck.
583 Positions Filled | 358 Impacts | 1,406 Hours

Shifts (27)

1 - 27 of 27 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
Action Ministries9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help paint Action Ministries' office. Action Ministries mobilizes communities to address the challenges...16/16Over
AIDS Athens9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....7/7Over
Athens Area Homeless Shelter9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help spruce up the shelter by doing some lawn work, landscaping, picking vegetables...30/30Over
Athens Area Humane Society9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with general shelter maintenance, beautification, and painting. The Athens Area Humane Society...12/12Over
Athens Land Trust9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work at the Athens Land Trust Williams Farm location to perform trail maintenance...49/50Over
Athens-Clarke County Animal Control9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....10/10Over
Bear Hollow Zoo9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED DUE TO WORK WITH KIDS! (Registration for this site will close on...16/16Over
Brooklyn Cemetery9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work to remove overgrowth, fallen limbs, and underbrush from grave sites. Brooklyn Cemetery...68/70Over
Chew Crew9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will collect trash and remove invasive vegetation. Chew Crew is a student-lead prescribed grazing...17/18Over
Downtown Ministries9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help assemble donor packets which play an integral role in fundraising efforts for...16/16Over
Extra Special People9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED DUE TO WORK WITH KIDS! (Registration for this site will close on...19/20Over
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will sort food donations, work in the Food Bank garden, and clean vehicles used...26/26Over
Gentiva Hospice9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help clean and decorate the facility. Gentiva Hospice provides a family-oriented model of...14/14Over
Habitat for Humanity Restore9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help sort and organize donations at the Habitat Restore location. The Habitat for...13/13Over
Keep Athens Clarke County Beautiful Road Clean-Up9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help clean-up a stretch of road in Athens. Keeps Athens Clarke County Beautiful...15/16Over
Lyndon House9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will assist in cleaning and organizing studios and closets as Lyndon House prepares for...29/30Over
Nuci's Space9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with general grounds maintenance, including weeding, trash pickup, trimming, indoor facility cleaning....12/12Over
Oasis Católico Santa Rafaela9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with some painting projects to help spruce up Oasis' facility. Oasis Católico...51/53Over
Project Safe9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work in Project Safe's Thrift Store to assist with various tasks including helping...15/16Over
School Gardens Project: Gaines Elementary9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....16/16Over
School Gardens Project: Whitehead Road Elementary9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help fill and prepare garden beds so elementary school students can plant during...23/25Over
SHAARE (Senior Home Assistance and Repair)9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....17/17Over
Sweet Olive Farm Animal Rescue9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with outdoors cleanup and making animal areas clean and tidy - scooping...12/12Over
UGarden9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with outdoor gardening projects. UGArden seeks is to build a community of...22/24Over
Watershed UGA: Lake Herrick9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance and trash pick-up. Watershed UGA...30/30Over
Watershed UGA: Lilly Branch9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance including installing a fence and...16/16Over
Watershed UGA: Trail Creek Park9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species including Chinese privet. Watershed UGA is a town/gown stream restoration...12/12Over