Fall 2019 Point Opportunities
TPH Members - Check for links below to sign up for events! Email the officer in charge if you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions.
Officer: Elora Cortes
You can receive a social point for studying with 2 other TPH members (3 of you studying in total)! Send Elora a picture of you studying! Limit 1 point.
Officer: Alina Bhojani
1 fundraising point each:
Contact Alina to check-out microbes (Get fundraising points for how many you buy/sell)
Buy a TPH Hoodie ($10 for size small for 1 fundraising point per $5)
Buy a TPH T-shirt at any general meeting ($5/each for 1 fundraising point)
You can now order microbes from this website! Visit merchandise page under the "More" tab and email Alina Bhojani at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Officer: Kennedy Tham
Email Kennedy a picture of you volunteering to obtain your points!
**ALL VOLUNTEER SIGN-UPS ARE DONE THROUGH GOOGLE FORMS**
The Alzheimer's Association is an organization whose mission is to eradicate Alzheimer's disease. They host many different events in Austin, including an Alzheimer's walk, and they need volunteers! Sign up to be notified of volunteer opportunities through the link below:
Kind Clinic is an Austin sexual wellness clinic that offers free services generally marketed towards members of LGBTQ+ community. There are tons of opportunities through which to volunteer for them, including volunteering at sexual wellness talks and drag shows! Sign up to be notified of volunteer opportunities through the link below:
Serafina Bread Pantry
Several opportunities at the Serafina Bread Pantry! Help out at the food pantry with setup/cleanup, food distribution, and organizing clients. Additionally, Serafina needs volunteers to maintain their plot at the Festival Beach Community Garden - watering and weeding, planting, taking harvest to the pantry, and helping clean up accessibility areas. If you’re interested in, or have a background in social media presence, Serafina also needs volunteers to provide and input content on their website and social media accounts.
Food pantry: M-Th 3:30-5pm; F 9-11am; and Sa 10:30am-12pm.
Garden: coordinated at any free time that the volunteer has.
Website: coordinated at any free time that the volunteer has.
Address: 21 Waller St, Austin, TX 78702
Contact: Farah Rivera - email@example.com
The UT Outpost provides nutritional services to UT students, no questions asked. To volunteer at the UT Outpost, you can contact them through these ways:
1. Call (512) 232-6174 , or
2. Visit their office at UA9 Building, 2609 University Ave., Austin, TX 78712
Blunn Creek Nature Preserve
Workday at Blunn Creek Nature Preserve First Saturday of each month, restoring the Blunn Creek preserve. Volunteers will cut ligustrum and stack them for chipping.
Address: 1200 St. Edwards Drive - everyone will meet at trailhead
Contact: Jerry Levenson - firstname.lastname@example.org
We Are Blood.
Serve as a canteen host, or a transportation/blood drive/office support volunteer. See website for more information about positions. Volunteers need to fill out an application and attend orientation.
Home Cooked Fridays.
Help prepare and serve meals to the homeless, and educate them about nutrition!
Shifts: can choose, 1:30-6pm
Address: 209 W 27th St. Austin, TX 78705
UT Farm to Work
Shifts: Wednesdays, 11:15am-12:20 PM in front of SSB on Dean Keeton
Through the FTW program, the SFC is connecting UT Austin to local farmers to provide fresh, local produce to students, faculty, and staff every week. Volunteers help set up tables, unload the produce from the farmer’s van, check participants off the list as they come to pick up their produce, make reminder phone calls to anyone who has not shown up, and help clean up.
Interested parties should contact email@example.com
Shifts: Sundays, 10:30a - 12:30p.
4901 Guadalupe St at the Whitaker IM fields
Volunteers will work at the farm and help support the Microfarm's mission of being an educational community resource! In addition to performing farm tasks, volunteers will also get to discuss issues relating to the quality, justice, and biology of food.
Sign up to volunteer on their website, and then email Kennedy pictures for proof of attendance.