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Get Involved and Give Back in 2017!

How will YOU get involved and give back in 2017? Learn more at uca.edu/volunteer!

Do you want to give one or two hours a week to a cause you are passionate about?

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Tutoring opportunities like the Faulkner County Juvenile Court or Deliver Hope After school programs like the Boys and Girls Club, City of Hope Outreach, or Glenhaven Sparks Out-of-School Community building with programs like the Faulkner County Urban Farm Project, the Locals, Arkansas Dream...

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The CitiZINE Project Presents: Inauguration Day

 

Learn more about the CitiZINE Project and Inauguration Day at http://uca.edu/outreach/citizine/

RSVP to attend The CitiZINE Project Presents: Inauguration Day!

Citizine Project - Inauguration Day Event Flyer.pdf Click to View

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Little Rock RESULTS First 100 Days Meeting

Tuesday, Jan 17, 6:30 pm
Community Bakery, 1200 Main St., Little Rock, AR

Join Little Rock RESULTS for a First 100 Days meeting Tuesday, January 17th at 6:30pm at the Community Bakery, 1200 Main St, Little Rock.

You can listen to past RESULTS webinars online at http://www.results.org/skills_center/multimedia_resources/results_national_conference_calls/

RESULTS is a nonpartisan advocacy group focused on anti-poverty policy in the United States and internationally. Contact Misty Novitch at mnovitch@results.org or 678-349-8904 to learn more about...

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Faulkner County Library Service Fair

Saturday, Jan 28, 1 pm
Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St, Conway, AR 72032

The Faulkner County Library Service Fair is a wonderful opportunity to connect with community organizations that have opportunities for volunteers like YOU! 

We hope to bring volunteers together with organizations who share the goal of strengthening our community, lifting up our community members, and making Conway a safer and more fulfilling place to live. We hope you will join us in this endeavor.

With questions, please contact nancy@fcl.org or call the library at...

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Arkansas Asset Builders Volunteer Training

Saturday, Jan 14, 9 am
Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center

Arkansas Asset Builders is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program partner, providing free, volunteer-prepared tax preparation to individuals and families with annual incomes up to $54,000. Tax refunds that include the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) are an important resource for hard-working families, helping them to get ahead financially, pay down debt and work toward saving for the future. At VITA sites, IRS-trained and certified volunteers work one-on-one with filers to...

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Arkansas Asset Builders Volunteer Training

Monday, Jan 16, 9 am
UCA Downtown, 1105 W. Oak St.

Arkansas Asset Builders is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program partner, providing free, volunteer-prepared tax preparation to individuals and families with annual incomes up to $54,000. Tax refunds that include the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) are an important resource for hard-working families, helping them to get ahead financially, pay down debt and work toward saving for the future. At VITA sites, IRS-trained and certified volunteers work one-on-one with filers to...

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CitiZINE Project Inauguration Day Event

Friday, Jan 20, 10 am
Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center Room 111/113

UCA's CitiZINE Project explores what it means to be a CITIZEN and how to actively participate in moving society toward a common good.

What are ZINES?  Zines are mini-magazines used as an artistic way for people to express issues and topics that are important to them.   Zines can be comics, stories, recipes, drawings, poetry, essays, interviews, diary entries, or any other type of text.  Zines can be duplicated,  published, and or distributed to help raise awareness to a cause or...

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Kaleidoscope Grief Center Volunteer Training

Tuesday, Jan 31, 5 pm
1600 Aldersgate Road, Suite 100

Kaleidoscope Grief Center is a family bereavement program for children (age 5-18) and their adult caregivers that provides emotional, social, and spiritual support for those that are coping with the death of a loved one.  Kaleidoscope is a program of Methodist Family Health and you can learn more about the program by following the Kaleidoscope link from our website at  www.methodistfamily.org.

Our program is in need of volunteers to assist with our peer support bereavement group,...

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Freezin' for a Reason

Feb 2 - Feb 4

 

It's time to start Freezin' for a Reason! This race is a success every year because of the amazing volunteers that make it happen.  Your time, enthusiasm and support of the patients at Arkansas Children's Hospital make this a race to remember.  If you would like to volunteer please contact Gabrielle Mays at vgeem2001@yahoo.com or Chelitha Bryant at chelitha_b@yahoo.com.

Please see the attached flyer for descriptions of specific volunteer positions and roles, as well as...

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Applications for RESULTS REAL Change Fellowship Now Open!

APPLY HERE FOR 2017-2018

RESULTS is looking for the next generation of young activists and leaders in fighting poverty at home and abroad. RESULTS will train and guide you to create personal relationships with policymakers in Congress and other branches of government. We’ll train and support you to speak powerfully and engage with the media and your community. RESULTS has proven over the past 35 years that when people like you use their voices effectively, we can make progress towards...

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Info Session: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance in Conway, AR

Wednesday, Dec 7, 7:30 pm
1900 Tyler Street Conway, AR 72032

Info sessions for potential volunteers.

7:30pm Wednesday, 12/7, at the Faulkner County Library

1900 Tyler Street (Meeting Room 1), Conway AR 72032

 

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Info Session: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance in Conway, AR

Sunday, Dec 11, 7 pm
1105 Deer Street Conway, AR 72032

Info sessions for potential volunteers.

7:00pm Sunday, 12/11, at Christ Church Conway

1105 Deer Street, Suite 1, Conway AR 72032

 

 

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Project Homeless Connect 2017

Tuesday, Jan 24, 12 pm

JANUARY 24TH, 2017..ONE DAY. ONE STOP. ONE COMMUNITY. Project Homeless Connect is a one-day, one-stop event to provide a broad range of services to people experiencing homelessness. Services and referrals will include but are not limited to the following: Housing, Legal Assistance, Mental Health, Dental, Vision, Benefits and Identification, Veterans Assistance, Employment Assistance, Hospitality Services, Clothing, Haircuts, Food, Pet Care, and a care package to every person upon exiting...

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Faulkner County Urban Farm Project Workday

Sunday, Jan 22, 4 pm
1900 Tyler St, Conway, AR 72032

Come check out the Faulkner County Urban Farm Project (behind the Faulkner County Library) and pitch in on a workday! Workdays are heldSundays at 4:00 pm, and volunteers also get to take home some of the produce at harvest time. Contact faulknercountyurbanfarmproject@gmail.com for more information about volunteering, and check the Faulkner County Urban Farm Project's Facebook page for updates on work days.

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Have You Earned a Community Service Graduation Cord?

Students who log at least 100 hours of volunteer service during their time at UCA are eligible to receive a community service graduation cord when they graduate! Hours must be logged as OrgSync involvement entries to be considered. Cords are white to symbolize the purity of service to others.

To request your community service graduation cord, fill out the request form today!

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Faulkner County Service Fair

Thursday, Jan 21, 1 pm
Faulkner County Library 1900 Tyler St, Conway, AR 72032

2017 Faulkner County Service Fair held at the Faulkner County Library on January 21, 2017 from 1-4pm.

Attend and learn about volunteer opportunities or sign up to volunteer at the event! Contact nancy@fcl.org to express interest in volunteering.

 

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Soul Food Cafe

Tuesday, Nov 22, 9 am
First Church of the Nazarene, 1501 Scott Street, Conway, AR 72032

Are you looking for a way to give back to the Conway community during the holiday season? Soul Food Cafe provides a hot meal and services including health and hygiene products, haircuts, clothing, and shoes to people who need them every Tuesday throughout the year, with a Thanksgiving meal served the Tuesday before the holiday.

Volunteers can serve throughout the day as your schedule allows, and volunteers are also needed for set up and breakdown before and after the event. Contact...

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Colton Anthony Crain commented on the event Arkansas Foodbank

Faulkner County Holiday Food Box Distribution

Dec 14 - Dec 16

Help CAPCA distribute boxes of food to families in need this holiday season!

Click the link below to sign up for as many shifts as you would like.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/805044caeac2fa57-faulkner1 

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I Can Dance Recital

Sunday, Nov 6, 3 pm
Reynolds Performing Arts Center

I Can of Arkansas is a non-profit organization that provides extracurricular activities for children with special needs.

This Sunday, November 6 at 3p.m., they are hosting their annual Dance Recital at Reynolds Performing Arts Center. They would love some help from volunteers. 

If you are interested Contact Angeletta Giles at 901-734-7314

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Carolyn Lewis Elementary School Fall Family Night

Tuesday, Nov 15, 5 pm
Carolyn Lewis Elementary School

CLES is hosting a Fall Festival Family Night Tuesday November 15th from 5-7pm. They are seeking college students to assist with this event by working the differenct games, serving popcorn, etc. 

If you are able to help out, please fill out this form:

https://docs.google.com/a/uca.edu/forms/d/16kYP7gdcYf0e7sVetyECWsHU39jKrsUQ-xXg8Mp-4Kc/viewform?edit_requested=true 

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All Greek Council's Operation Christmas Child

Monday, Nov 14, 5 pm
SC 213

Where: SC 213 

When: Nov. 14th 5:00-8:00 pm

What do I do?: This is a drop-in event hosted by All Greek Council.  Boxes to ship your Operation Christmas Child materials will be provided.  Please bring your materials along with $7 so the gifts can be shipped by Samaritan's Pursue.  Money can be cash or check, make checks payable to Samaritan's Purse.  

 

All the boxes collected will then be taken to Fellowship Bible Church as they are the designated...

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Nominate a Student for the Newman Civic Fellows Award!

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Newman Civic Fellows Award! This national award recognizes and supports community-committed students who have demonstrated an investment in finding solutions for challenges facing communities throughout the country. The fellowship provides training and resources that nurture students’ assets and passions to help them develop strategies to achieve social change. Through the fellowship, Campus Compact provides learning opportunities focused...

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CSI First Tee Golf Program

Wednesday, Nov 2, 3:15 pm
5150 John W Allison Rd, Conway, AR 72034

The CSI First tee Program is a character program that instills the First Tee Nine Core Values and Essential Life Skills into youth (ages 7-12) through the game of golf.

They are looking for volunteers or mentors who want to work with youth. The program meets every Wednesday at the Arkansas Golf Center from 3:45 to 5 but volunteers are needed beginning at 3:00 or 3:15 to help set up. 4-5 volunteers would be a great number for the program to help deliver and runt the program for...

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