Western Kentucky University

National Volunteer Week

Community Service

In addition to the awareness and fundraising events on campus to benefit organizations, National Volunteer Week is promoting volunteer opportunities at several nonprofit organizations. If you are interested in volunteering, let us know in advance by signing up online or calling 270-782-0082.

Register early: Registered volunteers will receive a free t-shirt on the day of the project while supplies last.
Volunteer recognition: All registered volunteers will be invited to the Volunteer Recognition Breakfast on Saturday, April 12th


Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Volunteer at the Food for All Community Garden

Four volunteers needed; Volunteers are responsible for their own travel to the project site

3:00pm-5:00pm (Click here to sign up by April 4th)


Thursday, April 10, 2014

Cleanways with Greenways

Volunteer at Greenways in Partnership with the City of Bowling Green

1:00pm- 3:00pm

Meet at Keriakas Park (sign up to volunteer by April 4th)

Students needing a ride can meet outside Minton Hall at 12:30pm


Service is the Language (WKU students only)

Parker Bennett Community Center

3:30pm-6:00pm. (sign up to volunteer by April 4th)

WKU students will assist with leading seven service areas that provide interactive projects and games for the youth. Volunteers are responsible for their own travel to this project. 


Friday, April 11, 2014

Habitat Restore

1232 Adams St.


Four volunteers needed. Volunteers will assist with various duties around the store. Volunteers are responsible for their own travel to this project. 

(Sign up to volunteer by April 4th)


Saturday, April 12, 2014

CANstruct for a Cause

12:00om- 3:00pm

Four volunteers are needed to assist with set up, counting, and other activities throughout the event. 

Kentucky Library and Museum Kentucky Room (Sign up to volunteer by April 4th)

 Last Modified 3/27/14