FIU Day of Service
This is a past event.
Saturday, October 16 at 8:30am to 12:00pm
FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Panther Square 3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181
Join your Panther family and millions of people across the United States as we volunteer and perform projects for our community, for individuals in need, and for a variety of social causes. FIU Day of Service is open to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests!
FIU Day of Service is set for Saturday, October 16th
8:30-9:00am - Check-in for projects
9:00am - Speakers and Introduction to community partners
9:30am - Service project kick-off
12:00pm - Reflection & closing
On-campus at BBC - FIU Biscayne Bay Cleanup - focusing on cleaning our bay, need for climate action, and reducing use of plastic. Picking up trash and materials found around the bay and discussing easy eco swaps for reducing plastic use.
On-campus at BBC - Kristi House - addressing how we can support youth affected by abuse and trafficking. Creating color pages, fundraising, and stuffing backpacks with schools supplies for kids.
On-campus at BBC - Operation Gratitude - supporting our first responders, veterans, deployed troops, and wounded heroes by showing we care. Crafting paracord bracelets and letters to be added to care packages.
All detailed project descriptions are included in each shift selection. Please review projects carefully before selecting. All participants must be in attendance and engaged for the entire event (9:00am-12:00pm) to receive credit, service hours, points, etc.