Important Notice! We plan to offer in-person service-learning opportunities in Fall 2020. However, we will follow U of I guidelines to assess the health and safety risks related to COVID-19. If cancellations occur, we will notify registered participants.
U of I Sustainability Center volunteer opportunities are a great way to get to know new friends, make a difference in your community, and complete your service learning and philanthropic requirements.
For more information regarding any of the volunteer programs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Restore the roots of the endangered Palouse Prairie by planting native trees, shrubs and ground covers in our community. Check out this video on the benefits of planting on the Palouse.
Game Day Recycling
Fall 2020 Dates: Postponed due to COVID-19
Tackle waste at home football games by volunteering to collect recyclables from students, alumni and fans during tailgating. Registration will begin when kick-off times are announced.
Spend your Saturday morning getting dirty at the Soil Stewards Student Farm by helping to plant, weed, water and harvest organic crops. You may even get to take some fresh produce home with you!
Spruce the Palouse
Conservation starts here! Team up with the Sustainability Center and the Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute (PCEI) for a Saturday of service in the sunshine.
Register for Fall 2020 date: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (4 hours) September 19.