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Dawg Day of Service 2016

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

About

Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration Closes12 hours before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
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.
Requirements
Many of our sites will involve work outside, so please wear sneakers and clothes you won’t mind getting a little dirty.
PerksFirst 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 DetailsParking is free on the weekends in the Tate Student Center parking deck.
CausesAnimals Arts & Culture Children & Youth Community Persons with Disabilities Education Environment General Service Homeless & Housing Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Older Adults Victims' Services
SkillsCleanups Mulching Planting and Gardening Office Work Painting Remove Debris Moving Help w/People Help w/Animals Landscaping Maintenance
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583 Positions Filled | 358 Impacts | 1,406 Hours

Location: Registration will be in Tate Center Grand Ballroom (5th floor), Tate Student Center, 45 Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602

Shifts (27)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help paint Action Ministries' office. Action Ministries mobilizes communities to address the challenges...16/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....7/7Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help spruce up the shelter by doing some lawn work, landscaping, picking vegetables...30/30Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with general shelter maintenance, beautification, and painting. The Athens Area Humane Society...12/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work at the Athens Land Trust Williams Farm location to perform trail maintenance...49/50Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....10/10Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED DUE TO WORK WITH KIDS! (Registration for this site will close on...16/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work to remove overgrowth, fallen limbs, and underbrush from grave sites. Brooklyn Cemetery...68/70Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will collect trash and remove invasive vegetation. Chew Crew is a student-lead prescribed grazing...17/18Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help assemble donor packets which play an integral role in fundraising efforts for...16/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED DUE TO WORK WITH KIDS! (Registration for this site will close on...19/20Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will sort food donations, work in the Food Bank garden, and clean vehicles used...26/26Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help clean and decorate the facility. Gentiva Hospice provides a family-oriented model of...14/14Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help sort and organize donations at the Habitat Restore location. The Habitat for...13/13Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help clean-up a stretch of road in Athens. Keeps Athens Clarke County Beautiful...15/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will assist in cleaning and organizing studios and closets as Lyndon House prepares for...29/30Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with general grounds maintenance, including weeding, trash pickup, trimming, indoor facility cleaning....12/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with some painting projects to help spruce up Oasis' facility. Oasis Católico...51/53Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work in Project Safe's Thrift Store to assist with various tasks including helping...15/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....16/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help fill and prepare garden beds so elementary school students can plant during...23/25Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....17/17Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with outdoors cleanup and making animal areas clean and tidy - scooping...12/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with outdoor gardening projects. UGArden seeks is to build a community of...22/24Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance and trash pick-up. Watershed UGA...30/30Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance including installing a fence and...16/16Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species including Chinese privet. Watershed UGA is a town/gown stream restoration...12/12Over