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Dawg Day of Service 2017

Saturday, August 26th, 2017


Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensRegistration Opened
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Join ServeUGA for Dawg Day of Service 2017 on August 26, 2017!

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 Alexandra Case via email at or Amanda Torrence via email at

Requirement Details
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!
First 250 people to show-up will get a Dawg Day of Service 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 Help w/Animals Help w/People Landscaping Maintenance Moving Mulching Office Work Painting Planting and Gardening Remove Debris
570 Positions Filled | 270 Impacts | 967 Hours

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

Shifts (17)

9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with farm tasks such as planting, weeding, harvesting, minor landscaping, and litter...82/83Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work to remove overgrowth, fallen limbs, and underbrush from grave sites. Brooklyn Cemetery...93/97Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work to remove invasive vegetation, help with a small construction project, or help...17/17Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be assisting with preparing for one of ESP's largest fundraisers, Big Trail &...32/34Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help harvest vegetables (tomatoes, squash, zucchini, etc) from their 30 ft. by 72...11/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work together on home repair and yard clean up. Hands On Athens aims...6/7Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will either engage in garden cleanups for schools (weeding, mulching, adding soil, etc) and...27/28Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help spruce up the studio spaces while learning about print disabilities and the...12/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with Adopt a Highway litter cleanup, general cleaning and maintenance projects around...10/10Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) VOLUNTEERS MUST PRINT AND SIGN SEPARATE LIABILITY FORM: Please bring with you to DDOS...73/83Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with larger projects in Project Safe's Thrift Store that take many hands...12/12Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) THIS IS A DRIVE YOURSELF SITE! You must be able to drive yourself or carpool....17/18Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be harvesting crops for donation or UGArden's produce stands around the community, and...18/18Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be working with patients of the center by playing games and socializing with...31/31Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance and trash pick-up. Watershed UGA...41/41Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance including installing a fence and...35/40Over
9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species including Chinese privet. Watershed UGA is a town/gown stream restoration...12/12Over