SOURCE's Tri-School Day of Service (Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Join SOURCE for our annual Spring Tri-School Day of Service!
Sites and project details are as follows:
American Heart Association 8:15am – 12:30pm Support and cheer on hundreds of walkers at the annual American Heart Association’s Greater Baltimore Heart Walk. Volunteers will help along the route at hydration stations and to cheer the walkers along. They will also assist in breaking down after the event.
Living Classrooms 8:45am – 12:15pm Join in the fun with the Living Classrooms Foundation’s Patterson Part Youth Sports Club. Volunteers will collect health stats (sit-ups, push-ups, timed runs, etc) and facts (height & weight) from area youth.
International Rescue Committee (IRC) 10:00am – 1:15pm Assist with a Family Mentoring workshop. Volunteers will be matched with families to explore basic life skills. All volunteers go through a brief training before participating in the workshop.
Project PLASE 8:30am – 12:15pm If you don’t mind getting a little dirty, join Project PLACE as they work on outdoor projects. Volunteers will work on flower beds, paint a fence and help with other general landscaping projects.
Baltimore City Health Department (BCHD) Needle Exchange 9:15am – 12:45pm Help make harm reduction kits with BCHD’s Needle Exchange Program. Volunteers will pack bags with cookers, cottons, alcohol wipes and rubber bands. Kits are given to needle exchange clients to promote safer injection practices.
Yo! Balimore 10:15am – 1:30pm Work with a team of students to help Yo! clean and organize their office space. Yo! provides classes and trainings to support and help at-risk youth realize their potential. Volunteers will help clean and sort clothing and food donations to the center.
Civic Works at Amazing Grace 9:00am – 12:30pm Help this East Baltimore urban garden get ready for fall and winter while beautifying the landscape outside of Amazing Grace Lutheran Church!
To RSVP for any project, simply email SOURCE@jhu.edu with your name, email, cell phone number and top three site choices. Project preference is given on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign up today to reserve your ideal project!