CLACS Service Listing for February 7

 CLACS Service Listing 


Spring Career & Internship Fair 

Volunteers are needed to help at the Spring Career & Internship Fair on February 20th. Sign up at


Help ensure your peers get home safely. SafeRide run Friday and Saturday nights from midnight to 2:30am. 3 hours awarded each shift. Sign up at 

TNR Mecosta (a division of ARC Animal Shelter) 

Volunteers are needed to help with a can/bottle drive on Sunday, Feb. 9th, noon – 3pm, at Family Farm and Home in Big Rapids. Must have own transportation; gloves provided. Contact or call 231-679-7187 for more information. 

The Green Apple (The Pantry) 

Volunteers needed in Grand Rapids to help with everything from book keeping to social media, Gardening to nutrition based counseling, stocking and fundraising. To help out, contact NancyCromley@ThePantry.GR or call 616-430-4622. 

Gift of Life Campus Challenge 

Be a real life superhero and save up to seven lives at If you are already an organ donor, help Ferris win the campus challenge by sharing this link through all of your social media until the end of February. This week, Ferris earns double points for each new donor! 

CCA Athletics 

Volunteers are needed with CCA athletics to fill many different positions. Some positions are paid, others are volunteer. If interested, please contact Dr. White at 

MiCareerQuest West Central 

Volunteers are needed to help with the largest career exploration event for high school students ever planned for this region. The event is on March 5, 2020. Volunteer shifts are arranged between 6:30am – 3:00pm. Help is needed with parking, check-in, food & beverages, welcome team, student escorts, audio queue, runners, and special guest escorts. Please contact Jonathan Eppley at if you or your RSO are available to help. 

Project Starburst 

Volunteers are needed to help at the food pantry in Big Rapids. If interested, please contact 

Special Olympics Polar Plunge Challenge 

If you or your RSO would like to help out, or participate in the Special Olympics Polar Plunge challenge on February 29th here in Big Rapids, contact Savanna Stout at 

Cranhill Ranch 

Winterfest is an outreach to our community in which we offer a free day of winter activities, pony rides and a meal. Volunteers are needed to help with parking, skate hut, kitchen/dining room, tubing hill supervision and more! The day starts at about 12:30 pm with a volunteer meeting and ends around 6:30 pm, with the event operating from 2 pm-6 pm. If you or your RSO are available to help with this family event, call Abiah Brown, our volunteer coordinator at 231-796-7669 or email 

Mid Michigan Community Action Agency 

Volunteers are needed on the third Thursday of each month at the Reed City United Methodist Church. If interested, please contact Sheri Nartker at or 989-386-3805×1024. 

Be the Match 

Be The Match is a non-profit organization that works to register people to the National Marrow Donor Program (NNDP) to find the perfect match for those suffering with blood cancer. Please reach out to Kaitlin Kelley at 

Record your service hours 

Visit Bulldog Connect and complete the “Apply for Opportunity” form. Be sure you fill out the reflection statement and list enough details so that we know tall the awesome things you did! 

Initiative 125 Award 

Please get your hours submitted. 

· We will be looking for over 100 hours to be approved in Bulldog Connect by March 27! 

· The final pull for Torchbearer Awards and Initiative 125 will be on April 13. 

For more opportunities, visit Bulldog Connect in MyFSU! 

Ferris CLACS Co-brand. Courtesy of Nick Smith from the CLACS office at Ferris State University.
Ferris CLACS Co-brand. Courtesy of Nick Smith from the CLACS office at Ferris State University.

Thank you to CLACS for providing this service listing! CLACS has its own service recording platform, Bulldog Connect, and gives the Initiative 125 Award based on reporting in Bulldog Connect. Honors students may want to record their hours there in addition to Honors Path, the platform we use in the Honors Program.