Fall 2021 UNLV Service Day

Friday, October 15th, 2021 from 7:00am to 2:30pm
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About

Service Day is held once a semester where students, staff, and faculty come together to serve with local nonprofit organizations. You can choose to serve at one of the sites listed below. The sign-up deadline is Wednesday, October 13th.

Everyone MUST check-in on-campus on the morning of the event at the Student Union Ballroom on the second floor of the Student Union building. Please be sure to arrive on time, the specific time will be shared with you before Service Day as some times may vary but. 

Everyone returns to the Student Union after their service project for food and refreshments!

*If you plan on serving as a group, please have all participants register individually!

*For all sites: please bring a reusable water bottle. 
*For all sites: participants will arrange group transportation before leaving campus for the service site.

*All participants must wear closed-toe shoes, shirts with sleeves AND long pants for working to protect against injury. Improper attire may mean being unable to join your group. Prior to the event we will be sharing any precautions and requirements shared by the organizations due to COVID-19, please be on the lookout for updates. 

*Please note that service projects are subject to change depending on the needs of the community partners.

*Volunteers will be given 3 service hours for participation.

Feel free to contact serve@unlv.edu if you have any questions!

For more information on nonprofits visit the SLL Facebook Page.

Positions
0 Remaining
Registration
Opens Sep 15, 2021 8:00am
Registration Closes
Oct 14, 2021 12:00pm or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
Social
Requirement Details
Open to UNLV students, staff, and faculty.
Perks
Free T-Shirt, lunch, and service hours
GivePulse
178 Positions Filled | 138 Impacts | 615 Hours

Shifts (15)

1 - 15 of 15 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
Catholic Charities7:00am (PT)11:30am (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Since 1941, the mission of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada has been to serve those in need - the most vulnerable - regardless of race, religion or creed.6/7Over
Goodie Two Shoes Foundation (Engelstad Scholars)8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
The Goodie Two Shoes Foundation provides disadvantaged children and children in crisis with new shoes and socks, as well as other items deemed essential for good health and positive development.

Volunteers will be assisting during a shoe distribution at a Las Vegas School.
14/14Over
Lake Mead8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
The mission of Lake Mead is to preserve unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values if the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The National Park Services cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and...9/30Over
Project 1508:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Project 150's mission is to provide homeless, displaced, and disadvantaged high school students with basic necessities and tools to remain in school through graduation and end the cycle of poverty due to a student's inability to complete their education. Volunteers will sort donations, upkeep/restock the storefront(Betty's Boutique), and check out...13/15Over
Spread the Word Nevada8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Meet at the SU ballrooms on the second floor
Spread the Word Nevada is dedicated to advancing childhood literacy within low-income communities by changing lives one book at a time. At book preps, our volunteers are asked to: •wipe off books with a damp cloth, then dry the book •remove stickers from the book •repair rips or tears with...5/5Over
Spread the Word Nevada (UNLV Staff & Faculty)8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Spread the Word Nevada is dedicated to advancing childhood literacy within low-income communities by changing lives one book at a time. At book preps, our volunteers are asked to: •wipe off books with a damp cloth, then dry the book •remove stickers from the book •repair rips or tears with...28/30Over
Springs Reserve8:00am (PT)12:00pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Their mission is to create a visitor experience that builds culture and community, inspires environmental stewardship and celebrates the vibrant history of the Las Vegas Valley.Examples of volunteer work you could expect to perform at the Springs Preserve on the Garden team:Raking, Weeding, Digging, Planting, Trash removalMost Jobs require: Bending,...8/20Over
The Animal Foundation8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Our mission is to save all healthy and treatable animals in the Las Vegas Valley. Last year we saved over 20,000 lost, homeless, and often mistreated animals. Volunteers will be assisting in keeping the facility clean and safe for pets and people alike. Please keep in mind that the majority...12/12Over
Three Square - Hixson-Lied Scholars8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Meet at the SU ballrooms on the second floor
Three Square sources food, raises funds, and relies on volunteers to help supply our program partners with the food and services they need to provide wholesome food directly to hungry people in hundreds of neighborhood locations in all four counties. Three Square has a service network of community partners including...23/30Over
UNLV Community Campus Garden8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
The UNLV Campus Community Garden is the place on campus to help create a sense of community, learning, and sustainability among students, faculty, and staff through the common goal of producing 100 percent organic, natural harvests. The service project will be planting fruit trees and other items in the landscape...31/31Over
Vegas Roots8:00am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Together We Can, a Nonprofit 501c3 Organization and Creator of Vegas Roots Community Garden, Is a Grassroots Organization Whose Mission Is To Provide The Las Vegas Community With The Opportunity To Grow Food, Learn About Gardening And Wellness, And To Be a Catalyst For Positive Change In The Health Of...8/30Over
Friends of Nevada Wilderness8:30am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Friends of Nevada Wilderness is dedicated to preserving all qualified Nevada public lands as wilderness, protecting all present and potential wilderness from ongoing threats, informing the public about the values of and need for wilderness, and restoring and improving the management of wild lands3/20Over
Las Vegas Rescue Mission8:30am (PT)12:30pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Founded in 1970, the Las Vegas Rescue Mission (LVRM) started with a small storefront building that included the chapel, kitchen and a shelter that could house a few men. Today, LVRM campus takes up two city blocks in downtown Las Vegas, helping hundreds of men, women and their children daily,...6/10Over
Opportunity Village9:00am (PT)1:30pm (PT)
4505 S. MARYLAND PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89154
Opportunity Village serves people in Southern Nevada with intellectual and related disabilities, to enhance their lives and the lives of the families who love them.11/20Over
Immunize Nevada10:00am (PT)2:30pm (PT)
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154
Immunize Nevada is a 501c3 nonprofit that receives educational grants and funding from a number of sources that are committed to improving the health of our community. We do not accept funding to promote, sell, or advocate for a specific company or their products.For this service project, participants will be...1/5Over