GEP Day of Service
Saturday, Sept. 10 - 8a.m. to 1:30p.m - Kick off the new school year! This event began in the Plaster Student Union Ballroom at 8a.m. - 83 GEP students, instructors, and Site Leaders worked alongside multiple Springfield Community Gardens, Rare Breed Youth Outreach Center, and Watershed Committee of the Ozarks, completing a total of 330 hours of service.
Be on the ookout for another Day of Service
Convoy of Hope: Hands of Hope
Tuesdays listed - 6:30p.m. to 8:30 p.m. - Hands of Hope is a community service opportunity that allows volunteer work in Springfield, Mo., where our World Distribution Center is located at 330 S. Patterson Ave. Each Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 8:30, volunteers help sort, pack, count and label items that are distributed throughout the world. 50 spaces have been reserved for the following sessions: Sept. 6, Sept. 13, Sept. 20, Sept. 27, Nov. 1, Nov. 8, Nov. 15, Nov. 29.
Please arrive at least 15 minutes early for your session.
Ozarks Food Harvest: Hunger Heroes
Thursdays listed - 6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. - Volunteers make it possible for Ozarks Food Harvest to feed 30,000 individuals each and every week. Become a Hunger Hero by donating your time! In a typical three-hour Sort & Repack session at the O’Reilly Center for Hunger Relief in Springfield, you will help provide more than 300 meals. 25 spaces have been reserved for the following sessions: Sept. 8, Sept. 15, Sept. 22, Sept. 29, Nov. 3, Nov. 10, Nov. 17.