Dawg Day of Service 2017

Saturday, August 26th, 2017 from 9:00am to 1:00pm


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 alexandra.case25@uga.edu or Amanda Torrence via email at amanda.torrence25@uga.edu.

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Registration Closes
Any time 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!
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 Details
Parking is free on the weekends in the Tate Student Center parking deck.
570 Positions Filled | 270 Impacts | 967 Hours

Shifts (17)

1 - 17 of 17 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionRegistrants Needed
Athens Land Trust9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with farm tasks such as planting, weeding, harvesting, minor landscaping, and litter...82/83Over
Brooklyn Cemetery9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteer will work to remove overgrowth, fallen limbs, and underbrush from grave sites. Brooklyn Cemetery...93/97Over
Chew Crew9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work to remove invasive vegetation, help with a small construction project, or help...17/17Over
Extra Special People9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be assisting with preparing for one of ESP's largest fundraisers, Big Trail &...32/34Over
Foodbank of Northeast Georgia9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help harvest vegetables (tomatoes, squash, zucchini, etc) from their 30 ft. by 72...11/12Over
Hands On Athens9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will work together on home repair and yard clean up. Hands On Athens aims...6/7Over
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will either engage in garden cleanups for schools (weeding, mulching, adding soil, etc) and...27/28Over
Learning Ally9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help spruce up the studio spaces while learning about print disabilities and the...12/12Over
Nuci's Space9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with Adopt a Highway litter cleanup, general cleaning and maintenance projects around...10/10Over
Oasis Católico Santa Rafaela9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) VOLUNTEERS MUST PRINT AND SIGN SEPARATE LIABILITY FORM: https://docs.google.com/document/d/13A7PpIO1yj8PLq43hpbP47VH69um8WQCb5kq47UD-xU/edit Please bring with you to DDOS...73/83Over
Project Safe, Inc.9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will help with larger projects in Project Safe's Thrift Store that take many hands...12/12Over
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....17/18Over
UGArden9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be harvesting crops for donation or UGArden's produce stands around the community, and...18/18Over
University Nursing & Rehabilitation Center9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will be working with patients of the center by playing games and socializing with...31/31Over
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...41/41Over
Watershed UGA: Stroud Elementary9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species, and help with trail maintenance including installing a fence and...35/40Over
Watershed: Tanyard Creek9:00am (ET)1:00pm (ET) Volunteers will remove invasive species including Chinese privet. Watershed UGA is a town/gown stream restoration...12/12Over