Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

AASHE Bulletin – April 16th edition

April 16, 2019 News of the week McGill U Drops Redmen Name From Sports Teams The university announced its recent decision to drop the Redmen name from varsity sports teams after consultation with the McGill community. The name is considered to be an offensive term for Indigenous peoples. Moving forward, a steering committee will be […]

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Expand Your Sustainability Skills & Knowledge with AASHE!

Applications for the Sustainability Professionals Retreatare due by May 1! Don’t miss out! If you are looking for a way to advance your vision, capabilities and support system as a sustainability change agent on campus, then this workshop is for you! You can expect a focus on flow, systems thinking, building your skills and strengthening relationships […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection Listings – 4/17 edition

United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to www.unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com. Volunteer Connection Listings                                                                                     Week of April 22, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist COTS WALK 2019 – […]

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AASHE Bulletin for the Week of April 16th

April 16, 2019 News of the Week McGill U Drops Redmen Name From Sports Teams The university announced its recent decision to drop the Redmen name from varsity sports teams after consultation with the McGill community. The name is considered to be an offensive term for Indigenous peoples. Moving forward, a steering committee will be […]

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Volunteer Opportunity: Kids Day – May 11th

  Fun volunteer opportunity for Champlain College Students! This year, Burlington Parks, Recreation, and Waterfront is hosting its 34th annual Kids Day event, Vermont’s largest children’s celebration. The event is on Saturday, May 11th from 9:30am-3pm. In order to make the event run smoothly and collect participant data, we will need volunteers. We are looking for individuals […]

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Earth Day Volunteer Opportunity with the Intervale Center

Plant trees with the Intervale Conservation Nursery this Earth Day, Monday April 22! Support the Intervale Conservation Nursery‘s work to grow native trees and shrubs for restoration projects along Vermont’s waterways! Join us on Earth Day to transplant trees with support from One Tree Planted and Outdoor Gear Exchange. Learn more and sign up here! All volunteers are eligible to […]

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Volunteers needed for 7th annual Day in the Dirt – April 27th

Join us at one of 26 shared gardens to volunteer and support VCGN at our 7th annual event… On Saturday, April 27, families, friends, employee teams and community members all over Vermont join forces to assist with projects at gardens — spreading compost, building beds or compost systems, repairing fences or other activities to get […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection Listings

United Way of Northwest Vermont – Volunteer Connection Listings Week April 15, 2019   By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist CONNECT TO VOLUNTEERING! United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to […]

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Registration Now Open for the 2019 Champlain College Community Garden – April 19th priority deadline

Founded in 2011, the Community Garden originated by request of students, faculty, and staff and was approved by President Finney with support of the Physical Plant Grounds Staff. The Community Garden is located beside Rowell Annex and has 27 plots available for individual use by Champlain College community members (faculty, staff, and students).  This garden […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection Listings

United Way of Northwest Vermont – Volunteer Connection Listings Week April 8, 2019   By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist CONNECT TO VOLUNTEERING! United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to […]

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