The Center for Community Engagement of the University of Arkansas has volunteer opportunities for youth 16 and above to serve in our programs for the summer. The two programs are:
Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry and Razorback Food Recovery each program has a weekly volunteer commitment for the summer. Descriptions and applications are below.
Pantry: Apply today to be a volunteer in the Jane B Gearhart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry! We have multiple volunteer positions open to ensure that volunteers can gain a variety of skills and experiences during their time of service. The positions available are as follows: General Volunteers, Garden Volunteers, Full Circle Express General Volunteers, and Full Circle Express Drivers. Please follow the link below to apply for your desired position. You may apply for multiple positions and sessions!
RFR: Razorback Food Recovery Volunteers work in campus dining facilities to capture unused food and distribute it to community partners. Recovery volunteers are required to show up to a weekly, 1-hour shift. Distribution Leaders are responsible for driving a University vehicle to various locations on campus, load the van with recovered food, and deliver the food to local agencies. Distribution leaders are required to have a valid driver’s license.
Other summer opportunities can be found on our website: https://uark.givepulse.com/group/6748-University-of-Arkansas
Center for Community Engagement |Division of Student Affairs|University of Arkansas
A643 Arkansas Union
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
479-575-4365 (w) email@example.com
Center for Community Engagement Mission:
“Empowering students to become engaged citizens through service, experiential learning, and practicing social value.”