Events

When:

Friday, September 28, 2018
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Where:

Half Court, Woodruff Hall
Meet at 10:00 a.m. to sign in and participate in the on-campus service One Million Acts of Good before going to your off-campus service.
 
 
Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Student Affairs, Fundraiser, Volunteer Office

Panther Day of Service

Event


The Center for Student Involvement is offering the Adelphi community the chance to participate in our fall Panther Day of Service. The goal of the service event is to give back to the communities that surround Adelphi University.

Interact with students, staff, and faculty while visiting various locations completing projects, doing arts and crafts with the elderly, etc.

Check-in will be on the half court in Woodruff Hall at 10:00 a.m. to participate in the on-campus service One Million Acts of Good

You must participate in One Million Acts of Good at 10:00 a.m. to go to your off-campus service at 1:00 p.m.

Faculty, staff and students are invited to participate!

» Register Here

Please bring a non-perishable item or canned good for our Adelphi Food Pantry.

Community service options

Glory House Recovery Incorporated—10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Glory House Recovery Inc. is a homeless housing facility in Hempstead dedicated to helping those less fortunate among us. Volunteers will beautify the surrounding area for the residents.


Momma’s House—10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Help with various activities with children or parents.


Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center—10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Established in 1923, the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center is the nation’s first songbird sanctuary. Help out with grounds & trails maintenance and wild life care.

Bus transportation available.

HorseAbility—2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

The mission of HorseAbility is to improve the lives of individuals with special needs through facilitated interactions with horses at their Old Westbury facility. Volunteers will help manage the stables and clean the surrounding area. Some will help groom the horses as well.

Bus transportation available.

African American Museum—2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

The African American Museum, also known as the African American Museum of Nassau County, which opened in 1970, is dedicated to showcasing local and national African American artists.


A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility—2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Recognized nationally as a model for skilled nursing facilities, the A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility in Uniondale offers innovative care in an environment that treats the “whole” person. The skilled and caring medical staff responds to the physical, social and emotional needs of each resident. Volunteers will engage with the residents and play bowling with them as well as other recreational activities.


Garden Care Center—2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Volunteers will play word games, board games and crosswords with the residents.


Crossroad Farms—10:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Volunteers work side by side with farmers and staff to learn about organic growing methods, plant care, and local food. Activities include planting, harvesting, farm stand stocking, and gardening, as well as many other opportunities that arise during the growing season.


Relay for Life—1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Relay For Life events are unique, life-changing cancer fundraising events that help communities across the globe fight back against cancer. Volunteers will solicit for Relay raffles / monetary donations for Adelphi’s Relay for Life event in the spring.


Adelphi Building Blocks—10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

 

 

For further information, please contact:

Volunteer and Community Service Programs
e – volunteer@adelphi.edu

Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Student Affairs, Fundraiser, Volunteer Office