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Community - Campus Day of Service

April 5, 2014

On Saturday, April 5th, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign kicked off National Volunteer Week with an inaugural Community-Campus Day of Service. Over 60 students, faculty and staff worked with six community partners on seven projects to complete pre-construction projects, community garden spring preparation projects, flyering in the community, reorganizing classrooms at Tap in Leadership Academy, cataloging choral literature, and preparing a Bee Garden. A big thank you goes out to all who helped on April 5!


Enriching perspectives through community engagement

Outreach Weekend Report - February 29-March 1, 2008

Weekend Summary
A small but mighty group of 40 volunteers tackled some excellent projects this weekend. At Second Chance Emergency Shelter 12 architecture students worked with research assistant, Abby Harmon on painting the interior common space of the first floor. a handful of volunteers worked with Noah Lenstra moving boxes of archival materials from the Dunham Estate to a more secure location at the musuem. Another group of students worked at the Brooklyn-Lovejoy Police Station painting their offices. Good job to all who participated!

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