Highlander Day of Service: April 25

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The inaugural Highlander Day of Service pays homage to UC Riverside’s national recognition as a leader in community service. Spearheaded by the Young Alumni Leadership Council, Highlanders from across the nation are encouraged to dedicate a portion of their weekends to give back to their communities by organizing or participating in community service events.

Coordinators have planned the following events:


Inland Empire:
Feeding the Hungry
– FULL; wait list only
Description: Putting together brown bag lunches and distributing to the hungry
Time: 10:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Riverside
Number of Volunteers: 15
Sign up on the online form

Second Harvest Food Bank – FULL; wait list only
Description: Sorting donations
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Riverside
Number of volunteers: 30
Sign up on the online form

United Way Schools – FULL; wait list only
Description: Sorting School Supply packages
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Rancho Cucamonga
Number of volunteers: 15
Sign up on the online form


Los Angeles:
Sorting Donations for the Women’s Center – FULL; wait list only
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Downtown Los Angeles
Number of Volunteers: 10
Sign up on the online form

Feeding the Homeless: – FULL; wait list only
Time: 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Location Los Angeles
Number of Volunteers: 10
Sign up on the online form

Hope of the Valley Donation Sorting – FULL; wait list only
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Granada Hills
Number of Volunteers: 10
Sign up on the online form

 


Orange County:
Beach Cleanup – Sign up closes April 23
Description: Remove trash and debris from the beach
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: Corona Del Mar
Number of volunteers: 50
Sign up on the online form

 


San Francisco:

Parks & Recreation
Description: Assist the Parks & Recreation Department with projects
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: San Francisco
Number of volunteers: 50
Sign up on the online form

 

San Jose:
Washington United Youth Center – FULL; Wait List Only
Description: Supplies cleaning
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: San Jose
Number of Volunteers: 15
Sign up on the online form

 

 

If you would like to participate in any of these events, please sign up by April 17, 2015. For questions, contact the Alumni office at ucralum@ucr.edu

 

2 Comments

  • Janet Echeverria says:

    Hello, I am signed up for the Feeding the Hungry I.E. event. Can you please let me know where is the meeting place? Thank you!

    • UCR Alumni says:

      Hi Janet,
      Information for each event has been sent via email to registrants. Let us know if you did not receive yours.

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