Hands On Tuscaloosa: Earth Day Edition
Friday, April 5
9:00 am -12:00 pm
Check-in begins at 8:30 am in the Ferg Plaza.
Hands on Tuscaloosa is designed for UA students to initiate long term service relationships with community partners that focus on environmental issues. Opportunities include river cleanup at the Black Warrior River, Hurricane Creek Campground cleanup, and other outdoor projects. Transportation provided.
All students must preregister
For more information email Paige Bussanich, firstname.lastname@example.org
2013 Sleep Out on the Quad
The 2013 Sleep Out on the Quad will be held on Wednesday, April 10th starting at 8:00 pm on the quad in front of Lloyd Hall. Any questions may be directed to Lisa Bochey at email@example.com.
CSC Weekly Service Events
You can sign up for individual days. Do the same one each week.Â Try out a few locations for service.
Sign up at http://slpro.ua.edu
Brewer Porch Children's Center
When: Mondays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Brewer-Porch Children's Center is a University of Alabama Program established to provide a model treatment program for Alabama’s special needs children, adolescents and their families. Volunteers will help with supervising and coordinating activities for children.
Contact: Julia Harris - firstname.lastname@example.org
Jesus Way Shelter
When: Tuesdays from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Volunteers will help with tutoring and mentoring at a homeless shelter.
Contact: Camille Driver - email@example.com
West Alabama Food Bank
When: Wednesdays 1:00 to 3:00
Volunteers will assist with sorting of food donations and pack food boxes.
Contact: Martha Hutchinson - firstname.lastname@example.org
Temporary Emergency Services
When: Thursdays 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Volunteers will work in the food pantry to collect and sort donations.
Contact: Ben McCormick - email@example.com
Tuscaloosa Volunteer Reception Center- Tornado Debris Removal
When: Wednesdays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Volunteers will help the community of Tuscaloosa and surrounding areas recover from the tornado by doing debris removal and other projects.
Contact: Schilling Nechtman @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Al's Pals Mentor Applications Available for Fall 2013
Interested in serving as a mentor next semester for Al's Pals? Al's Pals is a one-on-one mentoring program for at-risk youth in the community. UA students have the opportunity to make a difference in the life of an elementary student on a weekly basis. Mentors must commit to 1 day a week of mentoring (Wednesdays or Thursdays) from 2:45-5:00 pm.
Applications are available HERE.
For questions, please contact Star Bloom at email@example.com.
Volunteers Needed - Tuscaloosa Area Volunteer Reception Center (TAVRC)
The Tuscaloosa Area Volunteer Reception Center needs volunteers this summer to help with debris removal. This summer you can still help with its recovery by coming out and volunteering with TAVRC. Volunteers are needed Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.
If you have any more questions or would like to set up a day and time to volunteer please contact John Lambert at