EngageTLH Schedule

Spring 2019 Schedule

Agency Facilitators Day Start Date Arrival Time Return Time

Damayan Garden Project – Kate Sullivan Elementary

Help maintain a garden plot at Kate Sullivan Elementary School, including planting, weeding, watering, and harvesting. Damayan Garden Project agency reaches out to the community and uses gardens to teach nutritional and environmental education.

Dress appropriately for gardening, including close-toed shoes.

Hunter Dennis, 

VACANT

M 1/7 12:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m.

Project L.O.V.E. (Loving Our Valued Elders) at Westminster Oaks Retirement Community

Provide companionship to seniors at Westminster Oaks Retirement Community during performances by FSU School of Music volunteers.

Please bring a jacket, as the auditorium can get cold. 

Valeria Rigobon,

Joseph Hennessy

M 1/7 5:15 p.m. 8:45 p.m.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore

The ReStore’s is a retail store whose work helps our community in so many ways – it diverts and recycles home improvement supplies that would otherwise be sent to landfills, it fosters neighborhood beautification by offering affordable materials for repair and construction, and it works to end poverty and homelessness by funding the houses built by Habitat for Humanity. Volunteers will sort and stock donated items in the store.

Wear close-toed shoes and dress for working in a warehouse environment.

Lauren Dejongh,

VACANT

T 2/19 12:45 p.m. 3:00 p.m.

America’s Second Harvest Food Bank

Sort and organize salvaged food items into boxes for distribution to numerous shelters, food pantries, and other agencies combating food insecurity in our community.

Close-toed shoes required.

Jessica Mitchell,

Shoshanah Bush

T 1/7 2:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m.

Boys Town - TUESDAY

Boys Town’s mission is “Changing How the World Cares for Children, Families and Communities.” Volunteers will provide academic mentoring and tutoring to boys and girls in the foster system in a therapeutic and supportive environment.

Christina Saint-Ilma,

VACANT

T 1/7 4:15 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Big Bend Homeless Coalition 

Serve dinner at Big Bend Homeless Coalition's Hope Community center for families experiencing homelessness.

Jacob Piros-Parks,

Philip Ofuani

W 1/7 4 p.m. 6:30p.m.

Kids, Inc.

Kids Incorporated is the only community-based organization providing quality, comprehensive services and shaping futures of at-risk pregnant women and families with children ages 0-3 in Jefferson, Leon & Madison counties. Volunteers mentor children through creative play and other activities on site at Kids, Inc.

Close-toed shoes required.

Leesa Newbon,

Laura Mesa

Th 1/7 2:00 p.m. 4:15 p.m.

Hartsfield Elementary - Garden Club

Support elementary students’ learning at this Title I public school through hands-on work in the garden, helping them write gardening journals, and teaching them tech and social media skills through helping with their garden blog.

Sarah Vernon,

VACANT

Th 1/7 3:45 p.m. 5:45 p.m.

Boys Town - THURSDAY

Boys Town’s mission is “Changing How the World Cares for Children, Families and Communities.” Volunteers will provide academic mentoring and tutoring to boys and girls in the foster system in a therapeutic and supportive environment.

Mageda Nader,

Samantha Crawford

Th 1/7 4:15 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Damayan Garden Project – Frenchtown Garden

Work with children and community members to help maintain a garden plot in Tallahassee’s historic Frenchtown community. Tasks include planting, weeding, watering, and harvesting. Damayan Garden Project agency reaches out to the community and uses gardens to teach nutritional and environmental education.

Dress appropriately for gardening, including close-toed shoes.

Ana Monticelli,

Sierra Randolph

Th 1/7 4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Gretchen Everhart School 

Gretchen Everhart School serves students from ages 3 to 22 with intellectual disabilities. Volunteers will assist playtime activities during a physical education class period.

Isabel Patricia Quililan,

Diana Conrad

F 1/7 9:15 a.m. 11:30 a.m. 

Frenchtown Urban Farm

Work with are students and community members to maintain the Frenchtown Urban Farm’s garden, including planting, weeding, watering, and harvesting. This project uses gardens to build community, provide health food, and teach nutritional and environmental education.

Dress appropriately for gardening, including close-toed shoes.

Sebastian Mejia,

VACANT

F 1/7 2:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 
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