Volunteer Opportunities

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


COMMUNITY GARDEN

DATE   SIGN-UP DEADLINE
05/04/14 REGISTER 05/3/2014 at 11:59 pm

Time: 1:00 – 4:00pm
Location: Campus Community Garden

Help MVP make a difference on our very own campus by assisting in the upkeep of one of our gardens, which is located on the corner of Wheeler and Cullen. Volunteers are needed to assist with planting seeds, removing roots, hydrating the garden’s soil, and more!

For questions, please contact Samuel Marshall


Houston Food Bank

DATE SIGN-UP DEADLINE
04/18/14 REGISTER 04/17/14 at 11:45pm

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: 535 Portwall St.  Houston, TX 77029

MVP volunteers are needed to assist with sorting and packaging food items, which will be redistributed to hunger relief charities in Houston. For questions, please contact Samuel Marshall.

Transportation will be provided. All volunteers will meet and depart from the UC at 5 pm.


Tutoring at Precious Moments Daycare

DATE SIGN-UP DEADLINE

Time: 3:30 – 6:00pm
Location: 10620 Homestead Rd.

Volunteers will provide tutoring services for young H.I.S.D. students. In conjunction with Precious Moments daycare, volunteers will work in a 1 on 1 environment with children ages 5-9 and provide tutelage related to elementary level math, reading, and science courses.

Transportation will be provided. All volunteers will meet and depart from the UC. Volunteers must meet in front of the U.C. by 3:00 pm


Build a Park

DATE   SIGN-UP DEADLINE
4/27/14 REGISTER 04/25/14 at 11:59pm

Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Sims Bayou (Transportation will be provided, volunteers will meet at the UC)

Help MVP keep Houston green by beautifying a park in the Houston community. Volunteers are needed to help with clearing a trail, removing shrubs and trees, and preparing a park for the public. All volunteers will receive instruction, training, and equipment needed on the day of the event. Transportation and lunch will be provided.

For questions, please contact Sara Lalani


Adopt a Beach

DATE SIGN-UP DEADLINE
4/26/14 REGISTER 04/24/14 at 11:59pm

Time: 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
Location: Galveston (Transportation will be provided, volunteers will meet at the UC)

Join MVP for a trip to Galveston as we work with the Texas General Land Office in a large scale beach cleanup. Students can help keep our environment clean by picking up trash along the shoreline while enjoying the breeze. Transportation and lunch will be provided.

For questions, please contact Lyana Salehuddin