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Book Prep with Spread the Word Nevada

Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 from 8:00am to 12:00pm (PT)

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Positions5 Remaining
Registration OpensFeb 6, 2020 12:00am
Registration ClosesFeb 21, 2020 12:00am or when space runs out.
Description
Come volunteer with our Youth Council as they aid and assist Spread the Word prepare books to be distributed to schools throughout Clark County and Southern Nevada.

Volunteers will meet at inside the Student Union (1st floor by the eating bar) at UNLV at 8:00 for a quick check-in and educational portion before volunteers head out to Spread the Word's Henderson warehouse. Please be advised that transportation will NOT be provided by the university but carpooling options will be available.

At Spread the Word's Book Prep, volunteers are asked to:
  • wipe off the books with a damp cloth, then dry the book
  • remove any stickers off the front of the books
  • repair rips or tears with scotch tape
  • cross out personal information that may be written in the book
  • recycle any books that are in bad condition or water damaged
  • volunteers are also asked to help count books and fill boxes that will be used for our monthly book distributions

Further instructions and supplies will be provided by Spread the Word.

Total of 2.5 service hours will be given for participating in this event

Schedule:
8:00am-8:05am: Check-In
8:05am-8:20am: Educational 
8:20am-9:00am: Travel to Spread the Word's warehouse in Henderson
9:00am-11:00am: Service
11:00am-11:15am: Reflection
11:15am-12:00pm: Travel back to UNLV
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Start Address: 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV 89154
End Address: 1065 American Pacific Dr. #160, Henderson, NV 89074