Community Outreach Schedule

Spring 2018 Outreach Schedule

Agency Facilitators Day Arrival Time Return Time

Project LOVE (Loving Our Valued Elders) Westmister Oaks Retirement Community Volunteers spend time with residents at Westminster Oaks Retirement Community and Assisted Living Facility. Volunteers will accompany residents to Monday Night Music, a program that occurs every Monday and features local musicians, and provide companionship throughout the program. Please bring a jacket, as the auditorium can get cold.

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M 5:15 p.m. 8:45 p.m.

Damayan Garden Project  Volunteers are needed to work with children and community residents to maintain the gardens, including planting, weeding, watering, and harvesting. Trips to the Frenchtown garden also allow volunteers to work with children. This agency reaches out to the community and uses gardens to teach nutritional and environmental education. Dress appropriately for gardening, including close-toed shoes.

David Carre

Meagan Magee

M 2:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

Big Bend Homeless Coalition (BBHC) HOPE Community Our mission is to end homelessness in the Big Bend through leadership, education, advocacy, and the provision of quality services. Volunteers will be assisting with serving dinner at the emergency shelter.

Jenna Volpe

Farah Ali

M 4 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
Boys and Girls Club (Havana Club) Volunteers are involved in tutoring and mentoring children ages 5 through 18 in an after-school setting. Activities at the club include homework help, outside play and crafts.

Sydney Watterson 

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T 3:30 p.m. 6:45 p.m.
Boys and Girls Club (Miccosukee Club) Volunteers are involved in tutoring and mentoring children ages 5 through 18 in an after-school setting. Activities at the club include homework help, outside play and crafts.

Peter Kreutzer

Henna Awad

W 3:30 p.m. 6:15 p.m.
Kids, Incorporated is the only community-based organization providing quality, comprehensive services and shaping futures of at-risk families with children ages 0-3 and pregnant women in Jefferson, Leon & Madison counties, Florida. Volunteers will be assisting with afternoon playtime.

Megan Grenville

Christine Lopez

Th 2:30 p.m. 4:15 p.m.

Boys Town A.R.T. Town at Boys Town North Florida is a retreat where children and families can concentrate on restoring their spirit and healing their soul. ART stands for Art, Resources and Training by providing a professionally supervised, therapeutic, central location where children and families can experience personal growth in a charming and welcoming environment. Volunteers will be assisting participants in various projects.

Jonathan Garcia

Ciara Harold

Th 4:15 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Gretchen Everhart School is part of the Leon County School system and serves students with intellectual disabilities ages 3-22 years of age. Volunteers will assist playtime activities during a physical education class period.

Diana Cheney

Chassidi Jenkins

F 8:45 a.m. 11:30 a.m.

Miracle Hill Nursing & Rehabilitation Center was founded in 1968. The facility is a 120 bed skilled nursing and rehabilitative facility with approximately 150 dedicated employees. Volunteers will be assisting with Friday afternoon programming.

Lexi Boynes

OPENING

F 2:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Boys and Girls Club (Miccosukee Club) Volunteers are involved in tutoring and mentoring children ages 5 through 18 in an after-school setting. Activities at the club include homework help, outside play and crafts.

Charles Maggitas

OPENING

F 3:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

America's Second Harvest of the Big Bend (Warehouse) Volunteers spend time with residents at Westminster Oaks Retirement Community and Assisted Living Facility. Volunteers will accompany residents to Monday Night Music, a program that occurs every Monday and features local musicians, and provide companionship throughout the program. Please bring a jacket, as the auditorium can get cold.

Gabe Soto 

Julie Ponn

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PLEASE NOTE: Some project dates and times are subject to change. We appreciate your patience.

 

Interested in facilitating for one of the openings?

Contact Maria Martinez at mcmartinez2@fsu.edu

 

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