The Honors Program is recruiting co-facilitators to lead service projects for our Days of Service and Learning during the month of September. Positions are available for the following service projects:
Evergreen Terrace: interacting with assisted living residents and washing windows on Saturday, September 8 9:30 AM – 12 PM
Salvation Army: working at the store on Saturday, September 8 1 – 5 PM
North Country Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area: being trained in leading other students to recognize and report invasive species on Friday, September 14 1 – 4 PM
WISE: assorted maintenance and office duties on Saturday, September 15 1 – 5 PM
Clay Cliffs Nature Park Clean-Up: trash pick up in Big Rapids nature park on Sunday, September 16 1 – 4 PM
Manna Pantry: unloading a truck on Friday, September 21 10:30 – 11:30
Cran-Hill Ranch: participation in their Annual Fall Clean Up Day on Saturday, September 22 8:30 – 4 (lunch is included)
Angels of Action: help with their 5K and Angel Ride on Saturday, September 29, two shifts: 7 – 10 AM and 10 AM – 1 PM
Co-facilitators attend a brief orientation, contact the volunteers to organize transportation, pick up the materials for the day from the Honors Program office, get waivers signed by participants, oversee their work during the project, co-lead the reflection exercise after the project, and oversee the return back to Ferris. This counts as a leadership experience as well as service.
If you are interested, please contact Cathy at CathyBordeau@ferris.edu or at 231-591-2811.