WOW Day of Service

Saturday, August 29th
Student Center Theater

Make a Difference!
Register Today for the WOW Day of Service!

Students, Faculty and Staff, YOU are invited to give back to the Houston community by signing up to participate in the second annual Weeks of Welcome - Day of Service!

Pick your shift

Shift One Shift Two
8:00am Check In 9:30am Check In
8:30am Welcome Presentation 10:00am Welcome Presentation
9:00am Load Buses 10:30am Load Buses
9:30am Service Projects 11:00am Service Projects – lunch break mid-project
1:30am Lunch and Reflection 3:00pm Reflection
2:30pm Return to Campus 4:00pm Return to Campus

Lunch, t-shirts, equipment and transportation will be provided!

Registration closes at noon on August 28th


The Center for Student Involvement and partners encourage you to show our community our Cougar Spirit and make a difference. Project sites will be assigned randomly and will include working with Generation One - scraping / painting homes and cleaning trash in the Third Ward, The Houston Public Library , Meals on Wheels – preparing breakfast bundles for seniors and AniMeals for their pets, McGovern Centennial Gardens at Hermann Park , and The Forge for Families - painting, cleaning and organizing facilities that benefit families in the Third Ward.

This event will happen rain or shine. All participants should meet in the Student Center Theater wearing closed toe shoes and work clothes. Participants are required to take the provided transportation and complete liability waivers. Plan appropriately for the weather and bring a hat, sunscreen or raincoat as needed. Water and snacks will be available – but you are encouraged to bring your own.

If you require any physical accommodations please contact Stephanie Schmidt at 832-842-6253 by 5:00pm on Wednesday the 27th.

Event Sponsors

  • Baptist Student Ministry
  • Student Housing and Residence Life
  • Metropolitan Volunteer Program
“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something.” – Edward Everett