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River Sweep 2018 river sweep 2018

Saturday, Jun 16, 9 am
701 E. State St. Athens OH - Athens Community Rec. Center
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Since 1989, this award-winning cleanup for the Ohio River and its tributaries brings thousands of volunteers to the riverbanks to remove tons of trash and debris. River Sweep encompasses the entire length of the river, from its origin in Pittsburgh, PA to its end in Cairo, IL, including nearly 3,000 miles of shoreline and many tributaries.

The Ohio River Sweep is an event organized by the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission, an interstate water...

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Nelsonville Music Fest - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

May 31 - Jun 3
Robbins Crossing, Hocking College Nelsonville, OH

The Nelsonville Music Festival is just a month away, and we are getting excited for an exciting lineup with performances by The Decemberists, Ani DiFranco, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Tank and the Bangas, Deer Tick, and more. We still have a few more NMF volunteer positions to fill, and we wanted to let you know about it!

If you're already signed, that's great, and thank you! You can help us spread the word by telling your friends or sharing on social media. If...

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Move-Out Volunteers needed to collect food at The Summit

Wednesday, May 2, 11 am
361 Baker (meet and we'll travel to The Summit together)

Our partners at the Summit at Coates Run have agreed to allow volunteers to go door to door to ask food donations to benefit the SE Ohio Foodbank and Kitchen.  

Volunteers will be provided with a ride to and from the Summit and will go in pairs door to door to ask residents to donate shelf stable food.  

 

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Limited spaces available

MOVE-OUT Volunteers needed to sort DONATED FOOD ITEMS

Sunday, May 6, 2:30 pm
110 W. Union St., Athens, OH (Donation station)

Volunteers will be set up with a member of our staff in the parking lot located at W. Union St. and Depot St. right in front of the blue building. We will have a tent set up and be located next to a donation station set up as well. Volunteers will help our staff "soft sort" the food coming in (making sure packaging is in tact, etc.), then weigh the food for our records. The food pantries will be bringing the donated food to us for sorting and weighing then taking it back to their pantry to...

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MOVE-OUT Volunteers Needed to help SORT DONATED FOOD

Saturday, May 5, 3:30 pm
110 W. Union St. . Move-Out Donation Station

Volunteers will be set up with a staff member from the SE Ohio Foodbank & Kitchen in the parking lot located at W. Union St. and Depot St. right in front of the blue building. We will have a tent set up and be located next to a donation station set up as well. Volunteers will help our staff "soft sort" the food coming in (making sure packaging is in tact, etc.), then weigh the food for our records. The food pantries will be bringing the donated food to us for sorting and weighing then...

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Limited spaces available

Food Insecurity Awareness Dinner

Monday, Apr 16, 6 pm
29 E Carpenter Street

Join us for an Athens Beautification Week event highlighting food insecurity and hunger in Athens County. The dinner will be held at Central Venue at 6:00 PM and is catered by Tavolino. Doors will open at 5:30. Cash and canned food donations are accepted.

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High Fest Cleanup

Sunday, Mar 25, 11 am

Come join us Sunday, March 25 at 11:00 am to help cleanup after High Fest. We will be meeting at the corner of Union and Court, underneath the arch. This is a great way to help the community and get service hours! 

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Tasting Tables with United Campus Ministry

Thursday, Mar 29, 6 pm
United Campus Ministry

Come to Thursday Supper at United Campus Ministry and try dishes that are not only good but good for you! 

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18th Annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser - Athens Area Mediation Services

Sunday, Mar 25, 3:30 pm
Athens Community Center
Souper Bowl

Athens Area Mediation Services needs VOLUNTEERS for their signature , annual event: Volunteers will be  running raffle/silent auction tables, serving food, helping with set-up and tear-down, and helping participants get clean bowls for more soup!

Here is a description of the event :

Sunday, March 25, 2018: 4:30-6:30 pm. Join us for the 18th annual Souper Bowl event, the most delicious fundraiser for the Athens Area Mediation Service, a local non-profit...

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Portraits for Pups

Sunday, Apr 15, 12 pm
West State St. Dog Park

Portraits for Pups is a free event held at the West State St. Dog Park. The event is free to the community. However, financial and supply donations are accepted. All donations go to the Athens County Dog Shelter. Donations will also be accepted in Baker 361 from April 9th - April 13th. 

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Post Mill Fest Neighborhood Trash Cleanup

Sunday, Feb 4, 11 am

Please join Community Ambassadors as we clean up trash left from Mill Fest in the off campus neighborhoods. Meet at College Gate at 11am Sunday, February 4th. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and dress to be outside. Gloves and trash bags will be provided.  

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2018 MAC Swimming Championships

Saturday, Feb 24, 4:50 pm
OU Aquatic Center

The Ohio University swimming and diving team will be hosting the 2018 MAC Championships at the OUAC and it will take place on February 21st – February 24th. There will be a prelims session on February 22nd through February 24th starting at 10:30 a.m. and a finals session on February 21st through February 24th starting at 6:30 p.m. with the exception of the finals session on Saturday, February 24th that starts at 4:50 p.m. We are looking for 22 volunteers to time for the prelims session and...

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2018 MAC Swimming Championships - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Feb 21 - Feb 23
OU Aquatic Center

The Ohio University swimming and diving team will be hosting the 2018 MAC Championships at the OUAC and it will take place on February 21st – February 24th. There will be a prelims session on February 22nd through February 24th starting at 10:30 a.m. and a finals session on February 21st through February 24th starting at 6:30 p.m. with the exception of the finals session on Saturday, February 24th that starts at 4:50 p.m. We are looking for 22 volunteers to time for the prelims session and...

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Community Ambassador Application 2018-2019

The Community Ambassadors (CAs) are an integral part of the community engagement program within the Campus Involvement Center. CAs are part of our overall staff team. Our 5 core focus areas are:  engaging off campus students  community service  community partnerships  leadership opportunities  campus partnerships

Job Description -  CAs serve as community engagement peer leaders and the core functions of the position include;   Serve as community engagement peer...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Athens Co. Elementary School Supply Drive 2018

Jan 15 - Jan 31
361 Baker Center, Athens, OH

Please consider donating much needed items to our local elementary schools !  

Boxes for collection have been placed around campus and will be there through the month of January.

Locations include:  Community Engagement Programs - 361 Baker , Multicultural Programs Office - 2nd floor Baker,  Alden Library (2nd floor), Cutler Hall (1st floor) 

Here is a list of items needed: 

Athens County Elementary School Supply Drive – 2018 – Items...

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service with Presbyterian Farms

Monday, Jan 15, 2 pm
Baker 4th Floor / Address to the Farm: 17350 St. Route 328 Logan, OH 43138

Join the Community Service Team on Dr. MLK Jr. Day for the National Day of Service at Presbyterian Farms. Please meet on the 4th Floor of Baker at 1:15pm. The event will take place from 2-5pm. If you have any further questions please email Rose Troyer (rt283210@ohio.edu).

There are 11 seats available in the van - but the project can take up to 20 volunteers. Please let us know if you are able to drive so that we can be  sure to give folks who don't have a car a seat in the van. 

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Limited spaces available

OU Swim Meet - volunteers needed

Saturday, Jan 27, 1:45 pm
The Ohio University Aquatic Center address is: 50 South Green Drive, Athens, Ohio 45701.

Friday, January 26th, at 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 27th , at 2:00 p.m.

 

We are asking that the volunteers show up 15 minutes before the start of the meet and the meets typically last 2 hours.

If anyone is interested in helping us out, please contact Matt Rochna at rochna@ohio.edu or my cell phone: 724-388-8350.

 

 

 

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OU Swim Meet - Volunteers Needed

Friday, Jan 26, 4:45 pm
The Ohio University Aquatic Center address is: 50 South Green Drive, Athens, Ohio 45701.

We are asking that the volunteers show up 15 minutes before the start of the meet and the meets typically last 2 hours. The Ohio University Aquatic Center address is: 50 South Green Drive, Athens, Ohio 45701.

The dates of the swim meet are:

Friday, January 26th, at 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 27th , at 2:00 p.m.

If anyone is interested in helping us out, please contact Matt Rochna at rochna@ohio.edu or my cell phone: 724-388-8350.

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Santa Tree Toy Drive

Friday, Dec 1, 8 am
Baker 333

This holiday season, Ohio University is partnering up with Athens County Children Services in preparation for the annual Santa Tree Drive. Each year, Athens County Children Services provides holiday gifts to 1,500 children in the county through donations alone. I'm reaching out to you in hopes that your organization may be interested in helping Ohio University support the Santa Tree Project.

How can you help?

Sponsor a child! An individual or organization can sponsor a child...
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Dog Shelter Supply Drive Tabling

Sunday, Nov 5, 2 pm
West State St. Dog Park

Opportunity for Volunteers to work the Dog Shelter Supply Drive Table. This will be a drop off spot for donations for the event.

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Dog Shelter Supply Drive Tabling

Friday, Nov 3, 11 am
Outdoor Space 4th Floor Baker

Opportunity for Volunteers to work the Dog Shelter Supply Drive Table. This will be a drop off spot for donations for the event.

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Dog Shelter Supply Drive Tabling

Thursday, Nov 2, 9 am
1st Floor Baker Center

Opportunity for Volunteers to work the Dog Shelter Supply Drive Table. This will be a drop off spot for donations for the event.

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Dog Shelter Supply Drive Tabling

Tuesday, Oct 31, 9 am
1st Floor Baker Center

Opportunity for Volunteers to work the Dog Shelter Supply Drive Table. This will be a drop off spot for donations for the event.

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