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Service Opportunities

Volunteer Virtually with Ukrainians this Summer!

May 9, 2022 to September 1, 2022

Volunteers Needed! This is a unique opportunity for college students to make a difference in a Ukrainian’s life over summer break, as it is remote and only requires a minimum of 1 hour per week, with a 10-12 week...

Become a Peer Coach at the Georges Student Center

The Georges Student Center is seeking peer coaches for the peer-led learning program this fall. Peer coaches plan and facilitate structured study sessions for students enrolled in supported courses. The position pays...

Trail Clearing and Maintenance

We are working on constructing two new trails to increase the area which our visitors can enjoy. We could use volunteers to help with mulching and moving fallen limbs from the areas which will be used for the trail...

Hoos Serving

Hoos Serving: Patrick Morris

Patrick Morris (he/him/his) is a fourth-year in the College of Arts & Sciences majoring in biology with Spanish and biomedical engineering minors. Patrick has been involved in various nonprofit and volunteer organizations, including a confidential crisis helpline, the Pediatrics for Emergency Physicians Network, Remote Area Medical, Hearts for the Homeless, and local Albemarle County middle schools. Patrick's goal is to become a pediatric oncologist, and during his gap years, he will be working in a cancer research lab at Cold Spring Harbor and volunteering as an EMT.

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