Events and Drives - Upcoming Events
The Volunteer Network coordinates and supports a variety of service-related events and drives throughout the academic year. While the VN is committed to these programs, we are always open to suggestions as well as collaborating with groups throughout the community and on campus to assist in service-related events and drives. If you are planning an event or drive and you think the VN could assist you, please contact us.
Below is a list of events the Volunteer Network supports throughout the year. Check back often for more information about specific events.
NDSU Volunteer Network
PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 68108-6050
The Giving Tree Dec. 1-Dec. 11, 2014
Help make a child’s Christmas wish come true! Pick out an ornament from The Giving Tree! Come select an ornament off the NDSU Giving Tree located in the Student Activities Office (Memorial Union room 120). After purchasing gifts, please return the unwrapped gift(s) and the original ornament to the Student Activities Office front desk no later than December 12, 2014.
MLK Service Plunge
Monday, January 19, 2015
Student, turn your day off from school into a day on by signing-up now for the MLK Service Plunge! Throughout the day, we will be sending volunteers out to local nonprofits to assist them with their daily procedures. The event will consist of two shifts, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, and 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Sign-Ups are now open and will close on January 12th. Register now: http://goo.gl/forms/k1BnwJ9RKQ
Nonprofit Opportunity Fair Thursday, January 22, 2015 10:00-1:00pm Memorial Union- Great Plains Ballroom Students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to network with over 50 area nonprofits and learn about service opportunities available in the Fargo-Moorhead community. Build your professional network, find a place to volunteer to build your resume and get connected in the community, and gain perspectives of bigger social issues in the world.
Faculty/Staff: come early to the Nonprofit Opportunity Fair (9:00-10:00am) and enjoy a light networking brunch where you can connect with nonprofits to learn about possible service-learning partnerships.
To view participating nonprofits and a list of volunteer opportunities click here
To RSVP, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org by January 10, 2015.
Fill the Dome: November 2014
The Giving Tree: December 2014
MLK Day Service Plunge: January 19, 2015
Nonprofit Opportunity Fair: January 22, 2015
Dress for Success: March 2015
The Big Event: April 2015
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Looking for Service Opportunities? Fill out the volunteer intake form and a Volunteer Network staff member will get back to you ASAP.
NDSU Volunteer Network
PO Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050