Needs from: Volunteerism and Service Learning Support

Volunteer: Social Grace: Etiquette and Mentorship Program

Social Grace inspires young men and women to be POISED, POLISHED, and PREPARED in today's society. Not only does Social Grace teach variables of etiquette, the program also teaches life skills. These life skills translate into the soft skills that will contribute to what it takes to be a successful adult.  Social Grace will be hosted at Luther J. Price Middle School weekly beginning on Thursday September, 7, 2017. Social Grace will be single gendered. Social Grace is an Initiative of Zoe Safe House Non-profit corporation.
Agency: Zoe Safe House Incorporated
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30315
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: In Her Heels Mentorship Program

In Her Heels is a mentorship program designed to enrich and foster the lives of the young women in high school by creating a trusting environment that promotes personal development, pro-social relationships, collegiate preparation, and empowerment, while emphasizing societal awareness.  In Her Heels will be hosted by Maynard Jackson High School. This program is biweekly and will begin on Thursday September 7, 2017.
Agency: Zoe Safe House Incorporated
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30312
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: KEYS Mentorship Program

KEYS will provide our young men skills to holistically extend a positive vision of self, community and the world. Through mentorship we hope to provide the resources and experiences that they will need to become successful adults. 

KEYS will be hosted at Luther J. Price Middle School weekly beginning on Thursday September, 7, 2017. 

KEYS will also be hosted at the high school level biweekly beginning on Thursday September, 7, 2017. 

KEYS is an initiative of Zoe Safe House. If you have any additional questions please visit Zoesafehouse.com or email KEYS@zoesafehouse.com. 

Agency: Zoe Safe House Incorporated
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30315
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Garden Workday at The Commons

Commons Garden Workday
Monday June 26th: 9am-12pm Volunteer hours are available anytime between 9am and 12pm. In addition to responding to this need on the VKSU website, please respond with your exact hours of availability to jbarro16@kennesaw.edu.   Please join us this Monday for another garden workday! Activities may include: Clearing brush and vines, Planting Seeds, Moving Compost, Weeding, Prepping garden beds: reshaping beds and adding compost, etc. We have recently added a variety of new plants and herbs to the garden, so volunteers will also have a chance to learn about practical application of these common (and not so common) herbs and plants and the roles they play in the kitchen! 

Please Note:

Closed toed shoes are mandatory (for your own safety, you will not be able to work in the garden without these) Wear comfortable, cool clothing that you are comfortable getting dirty Please feel free to bring your own gardening gloves (if desired) Hat, sunscreen, and water bottles are highly recommended   .....All outdoor events are subject to cancellation or rescheduling due to weather.....     For additional questions please contact: Jordan Barron Sustainability Manager Email: jbarro16@kenensaw.edu Cell: 770-362-3883
Agency: KSU Farmers Market
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 06/26/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Middle School Night Champion July 22nd, 2017 - 6:30pm - 10:30pm

Come join us for Middle School Nigh July 22nd, 6:30pm - 10:30pm. The theme for July is Get Soaked! The teens will be playing fun water games outside. So bring a spare change of clothes. They will finish the night with popsicles and a movie on our front lawn.

Agency: YMCA - Northwest
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/22/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 30152
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Railroad Rendezvous 2017

This July the Southern Museum will host its annual Railroad Rendezvous event, and we need volunteers to help us make it an entertaining time for all. The event will be on Saturday, July 15th and lasts most of the day. Railroad Rendezvous includes activities and games inside the museum along with bluegrass music and the chance to board the General locomotive.

Volunteers for this event will help us with crafts, games, greeting and registering visitors, and operating the model train layouts that will be located throughout the museum. You will get the chance meet and interact with adults and children of all ages while helping the museum with one of our major annual events. We will be having three different volunteer shifts: AM (8:45-1), PM (12:45-5), and All Day; if you are able to volunteer during a different time period please let us know.

Railroad Rendezvous was attended by over 600 people last year and we hope you will join us to make this another successful and enjoyable event for all!

Agency: The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/15/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: El Jardín del Seoul Pop-Up (Actual Function)

El Jardín del Seoul is an Asian/Hispanic fusion pop-up with summer nuances. Taking the unique flavors from both cultures with a unique, modern take on Asian/Hispanic foods. Many of the ingredients will also be coming fresh from the farm and presented in a way that is both delicious and beautiful.   We will need volunteers on Wednesday, July 19 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM to help us with our pop-up. During the morning we will be at House 51, but around 11:00 AM we will he heading over to Hickory Grove Farm, since our pop-up will take place at the farm.   If you have any questions, please contact: Eylen Ahumada: cell: (404) 932-5593 email: eylen.ahumada@gmail.com Jamie Lee: cell: (678) 557-3833 email: jamielee0502@gmail.com  
Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/19/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Monday Prep for El Jardín del Seoul

El Jardín del Seoul is an Asian/Hispanic fusion pop-up with summer nuances. Taking the unique flavors from both cultures with a unique, modern take on Asian/Hispanic foods. Many of the ingredients will also be coming fresh from the farm and presented in a way that is both delicious and beautiful.

 

We will need volunteers on Monday, July 17 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM to help prep for our pop up. This will be at House 51.

 

If you have any questions, please contact:

Eylen Ahumada: cell: (404) 932-5593 email: eylen.ahumada@gmail.com

Jamie Lee: cell: (678) 557-3833 email: jamielee0502@gmail.com

Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/17/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Magpies Pop-Up (Actual Function)

Magpies are a symbol of thrift, love, community, eccentricity, and otherworldliness. Come volunteer at a unique pop-up, and help incorporate these elements into food, drink, & decor as we facilitate an exciting social gathering for faculty, parents, friends, and students. Artful New American dishes will be shared at the table with ingredients locally sourced from KSU's Hickory Grove farm and around the Atlanta area. We need 5 people for Front of House, including a host, food runners/servers and beverage servers, and 5 people for Back of House, including prep cooks, line cooks, and dishwashers.    Uniform guidelines:    Back of the House (Kitchen) Skull Cap (all hair must be restrained properly) Chef Coat (clean and wrinkle free), white t-shirts are to be worn underneath chef coat. Black chef pants Solid black non-slip shoes (must be approved by instructor A clean apron must be worn at all times while in the kitchen, either folded over and tied at the waist or worn full, extending down to the knees. Front of the House (Dining Room)   Black slacks or skirt, pressed (must be approved by instructor) Solid white long-sleeved dress shirt, pressed (must be approved by instructor) Black dress shoes Black socks Ties (to be discussed Black apron (servers and runners)
Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/12/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Magpies Pop-Up Monday Prep

Magpies are a symbol of thrift, love, community, eccentricity, and otherworldliness. Come volunteer at a unique pop-up, and help incorporate these elements into food, drink, & decor as we facilitate an exciting social gathering for faculty, parents, friends, and students. Artful New American dishes will be shared at the table with ingredients locally sourced from KSU's Hickory Grove farm and around the Atlanta area. We need 5 people for Front of House, including a host, food runners/servers and beverage servers, and 5 people for Back of House, including prep cooks, line cooks, and dishwashers.    Uniform guidelines:    Back of the House (Kitchen) Skull Cap (all hair must be restrained properly) Chef Coat (clean and wrinkle free), white t-shirts are to be worn underneath chef coat. Black chef pants Solid black non-slip shoes (must be approved by instructor A clean apron must be worn at all times while in the kitchen, either folded over and tied at the waist or worn full, extending down to the knees. Front of the House (Dining Room)   Black slacks or skirt, pressed (must be approved by instructor) Solid white long-sleeved dress shirt, pressed (must be approved by instructor) Black dress shoes Black socks Ties (to be discussed Black apron (servers and runners)
Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/10/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Local Sustainability Beer Dinner

We are having our next fun food/beer pairing event at The Hospitality House on July 21.  We need 8-10 volunteers to help with food prep, plating, and cleaning in the back of house.  We will also need a few students to assist in the serving portion of the event as well as setting up the room for success.  This is a fun and quick way to pick up hours and learn a little something about grilled food and local beer in the process.  This event will be put on by Professor Jonathan Brown, so please address any questions to him.  Do not sign up if you are not going to attend, we will be tracking all no shows who sign up.

Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/21/2017
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Local Sustainability Beer Dinner prep

Help us with the prep for the Local Sustainability Beer Dinner event on July 21.  This will all be done at Hospitality House.  Must have a basic food prep understanding.  Do not sign up if you cannot attend as we will be tracking those who do not show up.  Great way to pick up summer volunteer hours.

Agency: Michael A. Leven School of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: happens on 07/20/2017
Zip Code: 30144
Allow Groups: No