End of Year One-Time Volunteer Positions

End of Year One Time Volunteer Positions

The Forest Grove Library needs fit, energetic young people to help with the Spring Book Sale!  Wednesday, May 8 from 5:30-8pm. Email Carol W. at woodford.parker@comcast.net

Stuff Swap Volunteers needed!! Wednesday and Thursday from 10:40 to 2:20, and Friday from 10:40 to 6:45! Shifts are in half hour increments, but sign up for as many as you want! Contact Max Seiler at seil9591@pacificu.edu.

Earth Week celebration is always in need of volunteers or participants! Check out the flyers for a complete list of volunteer activities, times and location! http://www.pacificu.edu/newsroom/doc/EarthWeek2013.pdf.

You can also check SOLV activities at http://www.solv.org/  or check out individual events at http://www.solv.org/get-involved/volunteer-event .

Centro Cultural Children’s Day is coming up. Centro Cultural of Washington County in collaboration with the Cornelius Public Library is sponsoring the 13th Annual Children’s Day Celebration on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Echo Shaw Elementary School in Cornelius from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will be opportunities to volunteer throughout the day. For more information, please contact, Sarah Jaquez or Carina Lopez Arroyo, Event Coordinators, at (503) 359-0446 or by e-mail at centroinfo@centrocultural.org. More information will also be available soon on the CCE blog.

Participate in creating a sustainable Forest Grove! At the 3rd Sustainability Summit we will be crafting action plans that reflect the collaboration and feedback from the 2013 Annual Town Hall Meeting and the 2 previous Sustainability Summits. Topics for action plans include:

·         Green building

·         Transportation

·         Renewable energy

·         Recycling and solid waste

·         Social equity

All community members are welcome to this event; no prior attendance is necessary. The 3rd Sustainability Summit will be an exciting and valuable time for your input!

Location: Forest Grove Senior & Community Center, 2037 Douglas Street

Date & Time: Saturday, April, 20th 9-12 am
Contact: elainecole11@gmail.com

Give & Go Donation Volunteer Station Attendant (Note: this opportunity takes place during and after exams, and therefore might not count for civic engagement class hours.  Please see your instructor for approval).

Work as a member of the Give & Go team to help Pacific students decrease waste by donating unwanted items during move-out.  These items are then donated to non-profit organizations in western Washington County.  Specific duties include:  greeting students at donation stations; helping students sort the items they want to donate; disseminating information about what can and cannot be donated; helping students bring items to PODs; moving donated items from donation bins to specified location in POD; disseminating information about community partners; helping community partners move items from POD to vehicles; representing Pacific University in a cheerful, helpful, informative way.  Required Qualifications: Commitment to civic engagement demonstrated through volunteering, coursework, or other activities; excellent oral communication skills; ability to work independently and as a member of a team; ability to lift 25 lbs. and be physically active for shift duration.  Desired Qualifications: Availability for optional 1 hour training on April 28th or May 5th, 2013 and ability to commit to a minimum of 4 hours of work between May 10-15; customer service experience; recycling knowledge; current Residence Hall resident.  Application Procedure: Complete a Student Job Application form (http://www.pacificu.edu/career/facultystaff/documents/Student_Job_Application70111.pdf), and submit it to the Center for Civic Engagement at cce@pacificu.edu or by stopping by the CCE, 110 Scott Hall by April 19, 2013.  If you would like more information about the position, contact the Center for Civic Engagement.

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