Serve with PRIDE, Town Wide
Spring 2016 Date TBA
Student Leadership and Engagement hosts Serve with PRIDE, Town Wide on Saturday, April 18th, 2015. This one day service event will provide Hofstra students, faculty, staff and alumni the opportunity to improve the physical beauty of the Village of Hempstead and Town of Hempstead. SLE will coordinate with Community Partners to sponsor several work sites throughout the morning. Projects may include gardening, painting, building, clean-up, and more. All individuals interested in participating should apply with the Individual Volunteer Application listed below. For more information about Serve with PRIDE, Town Wide contact OSLA[at]hofstra.edu.
Who should apply?
All individuals and groups are encouraged to participate in the Serve with PRIDE, Town Wide day of service. Each site will have a Faculty, Staff, or Alumni member on site.
How to Apply
All individuals should fill out the brief Individual Volunteer Application.
Team Registration is available for clubs, organizations, and groups of students that wish to work together on site, however placement as a team is not guaranteed. Each individual will need to apply in addition to being registered by the Team Captain. Teams should be between 5-10 volunteers, and may be split into two teams based off of the needs of each work site. If you have any questions about your registrations please e-mail OSLE@hofstra.edu.
Applications coming soon
What does it mean to be a team captain?
Team captains will be the first contact with information regarding the site location, meeting times, and other specific details for the day of service. Team captains should check their Hofstra e-mail regularly and be in contact with all members of the team to disseminate information. Teams can be comprised of student clubs, organizations, or a group of individuals who do not have any affiliation with a club or organization. All individuals who apply without a team will be placed in a group of volunteers for the day of service.
Are you interested in being a Student Coordinator?
Student coordinators will act as liaisons for the event-marketing, recruiting, and assisting with the planning process. Student coordinators will be responsible for attending planning meetings in the weeks leading up to the event and should regularly check their Hofstra e-mail address for information. Please e-mail OSLA@hofstra.edu for more information about meeting times and information about how to get involved.
Where will you serve?
- Long Island Parks and Recreation-Hempstead State Park
- Long Island Parks and Recreation- Sunken Meadow State Park
- Nostrand Gardens Association's Uniondale Beautification Team Volunteers