Students Helping Aloha United Way Auction!

The Office of Civic & Community Engagement  is holding their annual Silent Auction! Come bid on a variety of items from restaurant gift certificates, to elegant hotel stays around Hawai’i!

October 22 – 24, 2014

@ UHM Campus Center

More details to come! For immediate questions contact our office, #808-956-4641

 

Office of Civic & Community Engagement Open House

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

11am – 1pm QLCSS Rm. 209

The Office Of Civic & Community Engagement (formerly Service Learning) invites you to an open house to celebrate a new year and our name change! Snacks will be provided! Come and meet the staff and students of the OCCE and learn about opportunities to be engaged with the community!

KHON2 Action Line Telephone Volunteers

Ongoing Through The Month of September

Action Line is a consumer information and referral service created to assist consumers throughout the state in solving a wide variety of problems they have encountered with businesses, service providers, and government agencies. We also use our resources to inform the community at-large of consumer issues.

Dedicated volunteers take calls from the public and provide guidance designed to assist the callers in resolving their complaints.

For mor information visit http://khon2.com/action-line/

Community Service Volunteer Fair

Thursday, September 4, 2014

10am – 2pm at Hawaii Hall Lawn (Fronting Varney Circle)

Learn about volunteer opportunities with over a dozen of organizations on O’ahu!

Participating organizations include: Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii, Ronald McDonald House, Hawaii Bicycling League, Islands Hospice, Iolani Palace, Lanikai Beach & Park Foundation, No Vote No Grumble, Blood Bank of Hawaii, US Peace Corps, Waikiki Aquarium, Ha Initiative, and so much more!

Brought to you by the Office of Civic & Community Engagement (formerly Service Learning) 

Ka Papa Lo’i O Kanewai

Saturday, September 6, 2014

6am – 10pm @ Ka Papa Lo’i O Kanewai on the UHM Campus

On the first Saturday of every month, volunteers are needed to clear debris and help maintain the lo’i on the UHM campus at the Kamakakuokalani Native Hawaiian Studies Center. For more information visit,

manoa.hawaii.edu/hshk/ka-papa-loi-o-kanewai/ 

Alzheimer’s Association Walk

Saturday, September 6, 2014

6am – 10pm @ Magic Island/ Ala Moana Beach Park

Participate in, or volunteer at the Alzheimer’s Association Walk! All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. The Alzheimer’s Association is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.

For more information visit their website at http://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2014/HI-Aloha?fr_id=5048&pg=entry

He’eia Stream Restoration

Saturday, September 20, 2014

9am – 12pm @ He’eia Stream with Hui O Ko’olaupoko

Hui o Ko`olaupoko relies heavily on community input and participation to initiate and maintain projects. Volunteers for Hui o Ko’olaupoko often work on projects involving erosion control, water quality monitoring, invasive species removal and habitat restoration using native Hawaiian flora.  We offer a variety of monthly volunteer opportunities suitable for all ages as well as internships, educational outreach assistants and native plant ‘foster parents’.

http://www.huihawaii.org/

Honolulu Century Ride

September 25 – 28, 2014

Times Vary

Make a difference in your community by volunteering with the Hawaii Bicycling League. We need volunteers to teach people how to bike, help out at our rides, assist at us our office, represent us at events, and more.

Sign-up for one of our many volunteer opportunities below. If there’s something you can help us with that isn’t on this list, please contact us atbicycle@hbl.org. If you’d like to donate money or supplies instead of time, visit this page or visit our office wishlist.

http://hbl.org/volunteer

American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Walk

Saturday, October 4, 2014

5am – 11am at Richardson Field
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd Honolulu, HI 96818, Honolulu

The fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step. Join millions of people in more than 300 communities nationwide and take that step with us at the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Honolulu walk. Just a few hours of your time at our non-competitive, 5K event will help bring a lifetime of change for people facing breast cancer and their families.

Every Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) event is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our breast cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease with breast cancer research, information and services, and access to mammograms for women who need them. Sign up today and let’s finish the fight against breast cancer.

For more information, visit their website by clicking here

Malama Ulupo Heiau

Saturday, October 11, 2014

8:30am – 12:00pm at Ulupou Heiay

Join malama Ulupou restoration project at their workday! Help clear debris, and maintain this sacred heiau site.

For more information please email: KamuelaBannister@gmail.com