Volunteer Events

If you can help provide transportation (carpool) to the event(s) that you wish to attend, please indicate that on the sign up form.

Generation One Academy

09/16/2015 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM REGISTER by 09/15/2015 at 11:59 pm
09/30/2015 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM REGISTER by 09/24/2015 at 11:59 pm

Location: 1910 Napoleon St, Houston, TX 77003

Description: Generation One is a non-profit agency in Houston's third ward that provides after school programs for elementary school students. Volunteers are needed to tutor the students and supervise various sports activities.

Contact: For questions, please contact Emily Joslin at mvpehc@central.uh.edu.

Transportation will be provided. All volunteers will meet and depart from the Student Center.

Service Night

09/14/2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM REGISTER by 09/12/2015 at 11:59 pm

Location: Student Center Space City Room 214

Description: Service Night is an on-campus event where students have the opportunity to make cards and PB&J sandwiches for the homeless, as well as blankets and dog toys. This month, we will be making “Get Well Soon” cards for hospital patients but in the future, we will be making holiday-related cards and crafts!

Contact: For questions, please contact Fatema Sabir at mvpocs@central.uh.edu .

Community Garden

09/20/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER by 09/18/2015 at 11:59 pm

Location: Behind Cougar Woods

Description: Community Garden is an event where volunteers remove weeds, water plants, harvest fruits and vegetables, and generally keep the garden behind Cougar Woods clean. Gloves and water will be provided, but make sure to wear comfortable clothes and closed-toed shoes!

Contact: For questions, please contact Fatema Sabir at mvpocs@central.uh.edu .


09/26/2015 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM REGISTER by 09/25/2015 at 11:59 pm

Location: Surfside Beach

Description: Adopt-A-Beach is an annual event during which volunteers assist in beautifying the beach by picking up trash.

Contact: For questions, please contact Farrah Rahim at mvphhc@central.uh.edu .

Fall 2015 Career & Internship Fair

10/08/2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (3 Shifts) REGISTER by 10/06/15 at 11:59 pm

Location: Hilton UH Hotel

Description:This is a University-sponsored career fair that is open to all majors and classifications. Career fairs and events provide wonderful opportunities to meet potential candidates and UCS hosts a variety of career fairs and events throughout the year. Students will be helping with set-up and tear down, as well as helping representatives during the career fair. Volunteers will be given a red volunteer shirt but should otherwise dress comfortably and ready to work!

Contact: For questions, please contact Fatema Sabir at mvpocs@central.uh.edu .