Service opportunities: December

Want to log some service hours before winter break? The Office of Community Service has several opportunities available during the month of December.

To register for one of the service opportunities listed below, or to view all service opportunities, visit the Community Service website. For more information on service opportunities in general, contact the Office of Community Service at (401) 341-2440 or 

Saturday, Dec. 1: Caroling and Crafting

Volunteers are needed from 2-5 p.m. to help with caroling and crafts for Emmanuel Church’s annual event. This site is located on the trolley line.

Sunday, Dec. 2: Christmas Decorating

Volunteers are needed from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. to help decorate Emmanuel Church. This site is located on the trolley line.

Monday, Dec. 3 through Friday, Dec. 7: Bell Ringing

Volunteers are needed from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. to ring the Salvation Army bells at the Stop & Shop on Bellevue Avenue. Shifts are 10 a.m. to noon, noon-2 p.m., 2-4 p.m., 4-6 p.m. or 6-7 p.m. This site is located on the trolley line.

Tuesday, Dec. 4: Preschool Daycare

Volunteers are needed from 9:30-11 a.m. to help with St. Peter’s Lutheran Church’s preschool daycare. This site is located on the trolley line.

Tuesday, Dec. 4: Soup Kitchen

Volunteers are needed from 4-7 p.m. to set up, work and clean up Emmanuel Church’s soup kitchen. This site is located on trolley line.

Tuesday, Dec. 4: Warm Up Wednesday

Volunteers are needed at the Mercy Center from 6-8 p.m. to bake sweet treats for St. Paul’s Church’s Warm Up Wednesday program. Transportation is not provided for this on-campus event.

Friday, Dec. 7: Game Night

Volunteers are needed from 5-8 p.m. to help with Child & Family’s game night. Volunteers will serve food, help with activities and read stories to the children. Transportation is provided. Pick up at Miley Hall at 4:30 p.m., return at 8 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 11 through Friday, Dec. 14: Toy Drive

Volunteers are needed from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. to sort gifts for Child & Family’s annual toy drive. Transportation is not provided.

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