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Serve with UGArden!

Last date was Friday, November 9th, 2018 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Shared WithEngage Georgia
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Join ServeUGA this semester for volunteering opportunities with UGArden! UGArden promotes sustainable and healthy food systems through teaching students how to grow food with organic practices and sharing the harvests with members of the local community in need. 

We volunteer on an ongoing basis with UGArden.  Once you sign-up, a Service Ambassador (ServeUGA site leader) will be in touch with you with more information about what to expect and transportation to the site. If you are requiring transportation, please meet the Service Ambassadors at the Center for Leadership and Service (2nd floor Tate) 30 minutes prior to the event start time. 

If you have any questions have this opportunity, please contact any of the following Service Ambassadors:

Matthew Melatti: mcm14136@uga.edu
Marq Norris: marqnorris@uga.edu


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Requirements
- Liability waiver. Contact Asya Owens, asya.owens@uga.edu if you are under 18.
PerksTransportation can be provided.
Parking DetailsAddress and parking will be given in confirmation email at least 24 hours prior to the service.
CausesCommunity Education Environment Food Insecurity, Hunger Health Nutrition Student Fieldwork Sustainability
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26 Positions Filled | 8 Impacts | 10 Hours

Event Dates

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Matthew Melatti wrote on March 29th, 2018

Hello ServeUGA Volunteers!

I am Matt and I will be leading your trip to UGArden tomorrow (Thursday, 2/29/18) along with Marq. I just wanted to touch base and provide some details before we get started,

What to bring?
-Water/water bottle
-Closed toe shoes
-Long pants are recommended
-Sunscreen or rain gear (depending on weather)

What to expect?
-Weeding
-Brush removal
-Physical labor
-Getting dirty
-Having a blast!

When/where to meet?
-If you are planning on riding with us, meet on the 1st floor of Tate by the couches
-If you are riding with us, meet in Tate at 1:30 PM
-If you are driving your self, meet at the UGArden site at 2:00 PM
-2500 S Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30606 (UGArden address)

We are so excited to spend the afternoon working with you to better our community! Thank you for your interest and if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out and ask!

Best,

Matthew Melatti (He/Him/His)
Major: Health Promotion l Behavioral Medicine Cohort
UGA Red Cross: Executive Director
University Housing: Resident Assistant
ServeUGA: Ambassador
Cell: (678) 588 6518
Address: 615 Baxter St. Athens, GA 30609