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September 10, 2021 - 8:30-11:30 AM​

Space is limited for each project. Sign up ASAP to secure your spot!
 
  • Town of Athens Beautification (15 participants)
Let's be good neighbors and help take care of the Town of Athsn! Students will help with a variety of outdoor tasks to help beautify the town. 

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  • Day Care Clean-Up (10 participants)
The Day Care Center takes care of our little Mountain Lion cubs and we want to help take care of them!  We’ll be helping with a number of projects to keep the Center up and running smoothly.

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  • Tie-Dye and Decorate Pillowcases for Kids (10 participants)
We’ll be making fun-colored pillowcases for children living in shelters. We’ll donate the colored pillowcases to the Enchanted Makeovers organization whose mission is to make staying in a shelter more kid-friendly and welcoming.

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  • Kindness Rocks (12 participants)
We’ll be painting rocks with fun and positive messages! The rocks will then be placed/given out around campus to share with our Concord community for World Kindness Day 2022.

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  • Painting Canvases for the Elderly (10 participants)
Use your artistic ability to brighten someone’s day! Be creative and use your talents to make a canvas to be shared with one of our local senior citizens.

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  • Create a Creature (8 participants)
Help put a smile on the face of a local child in need! We'll be working on stuffing various unstuffed animals with lots of love and care. We'll also be making customized t-shirts to make each finished stuffed animal look and feel even more kid-friendly. 

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  • Sock Cupcakes (5 participants)
Take a pair of fuzzy socks, cardstock, and a pompom and turn them into a cute cupcake! These adorable little (non-edible) treats will be donated to a local nursing home/senior center.

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  • Freerice.com (15 participants)
Help others with just a click of your phone! Spend a couple hours on freerice.com. You’ll answer questions and, with each correct answer, the banner ad generates enough money for the United Nations World Food Programme to buy 10 grains of rice to help reach Zero Hunger. See how many grains of rice you can provide!

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  • Dog Toys (15 participants)
Let’s CU help our furry friends!  We’ll be creating simple braided dog toys from old, recycled t-shirts. All items will benefit the animals at the Mercer County Animal Shelter.

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Rain date for outdoor projects will be Saturday, September 17, 2021 from 8:30-11:30 AM. 

Projects listed in BLUE will require more physical activity.  Students with any limitations should self-identify and choose other service options requiring less physical exertion.

Also, for projects listed in BLUE, students should wear old clothing suitable for getting dirty and/or paint splattered.
 
Projects listed in PURPLE are not physically difficult but require the use of paint and/or dye.  Be sure to wear old clothing suitable for getting paint or dye splattered.
 
Projects will be organized following campus safety guidelines in place at the time of each project. All students will be expected to follow guidelines as required. Masks, disposable gloves, and hand sanitizer will be available for student use.  Project leaders will have disinfecting wipes for cleaning as needed during each project.

Check-In for Student Service Days will be from 8:30-9:00 AM at the gazebo in the Valley. Groups will be leaving for their projects promptly at 9:00 AM, so do not be late!!