TCU DAY OF SERVICE 2020

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Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center

2820 Stadium Drive

Fort Worth, TX 76129

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Our annual TCU Day of Service is back with multiple in-person and online options! Sign up now!

About this Event

TCU Day of Service is a special event where the TCU family partners with the local community to serve for a day! Each year we have over 600 volunteers. Countless lives are impacted! This year, TCU Day of Service will take place on October 31. There will be in-person and virtual options available with COVID-19 regulations being diligently followed.

Time: 9 am - 1 pm, Saturday, October 31, 2020

Options: Choose 1 of the 4 options below:

1/ Painting a Hope Mural for local elementary school (in-person)

  • Each volunteer will be given one canvas to paint (with instructions)
  • On each canvas, volunteers will be able to write an inspirational message of hope!
  • Canvases will be put together and made into a large mural to be displayed at local elementary school for students to view

2/ Make Animal Toys for the Local Animal Shelter (in-person)

  • Volunteers will be hand-making fun toys for furry friends from the local Humane Society. Instructions will be provided!

3/ Make Animal Toys for the Local Animal Shelter (virtual)

  • Volunteers will be hand-making fun toys for furry friends from the local Humane Society. Instructions and information for supply pick up will be provided!

4/ Independent Service(virtual)

  • There are different options to meet your interests! All of the options are listed here. Please note that this option does not count for official service hours.

FAQ

1. What is the time commitment?

A minimum time commitment of 1 hour is required, however, please feel free to sign up for more shifts or activities.

2. Where would the in-person activities take place?

The in-person options will take place on TCU campus in the DJ Kelly Center.

3. Where do I check in?

Virtual Check-in: Join us in our check-in Zoom party! Link will be sent out prior to event.

In-Person Check-in: On-campus at TCU at the DJ Kelly Center

4. What COVID-19 safety measures are you implementing on the program?

Service Leaders will be sanitizing all supplies and highly-touched surfaces. Social distancing will be enforced. Masks are REQUIRED.

5. Does this count for community service hours?

Yes, except the independent service option! Due to COVID-19 guidelines, please email documents that require verification signatures to erin.wilson@tcu.edu. Forms will NOT be signed on-site.

6. I just signed up! What happens next?

  • You will receive an automatic email confirming that you’re signed up from Eventbrite.
  • You will receive notifications 4 days and 24 hours prior to the event. That email will include check-in instructions, contact information, and any additional details you may need.
  • If you can no longer make it to the event, please email sophia.nguyen@tcu.edu as soon as possible so that we can open your spot for other volunteers.

7. How do I pick up supplies for the virtual options (if needed)?

Emails will be sent out by October 29th with specific details for where, when, and how to pick up supplies for virtual options if needed. At the completion of the service project, items will need to be dropped off at in King Conference Room in the BLUU. We will take care of it from there!

8. Where is King Conference Room located?

The King Conference Room is located on the 2nd floor of the BLUU.

9. Will TCU provide transportation?

Transportation will NOT be required or provided for any events. Students will be required to find personal means to pick up items from King Conference Room (BLUU) for virtual events (if needed). All written letters will need to be dropped off at King Conference Room (BLUU) and will be delivered accordingly.

10. I still have more questions. What should I do?

Please email sophia.nguyen@tcu.edu and we will get back to you within 24-48 hours.

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Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center

2820 Stadium Drive

Fort Worth, TX 76129

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