March 2014

Collegiate Challenge & March Updates

Check out some photos from Collegiate Challenge that was held in West Virginia during spring break!

Photo credits: Mika Kennedy

This month there are a tons of way to get involved and volunteer. Every weekend will be packed with Habitat Restores and build days. On Saturday, March 22nd, the Community Service Coalition is having a day of volunteering with many other organizations at the University of Michigan. Sign up for volunteer event here. On Saturday, March 29th, the Detroit Partnership is having DP Day. It is the largest day of service-learning and volunteers will work with approximately 25 different community partners around the city of Detroit. Sign up for a spot here.

Habitat will also be hosting it's first ever Habitat Eats and Beats! It will feature dinner from multiple local restaurants and performances from numerous student groups. More information will be provided very soon. In April, we will have week-long advocacy event called Act! Speak! Build! Week. We will be hosting a variety of events in celebration of this week.

Congrats to our February volunteers of the month Khalid Eteer and James Kaune. Also congrats to new active members: Candace Thames-Smith, Dahee Sim, Kristina Ljucovic, Jason Hoving, and Teri LaForest. We appreciate your hardwork!

We also have our first corporate sponsorship with Huron Valley Electric! If you want to get involved in the fundraising division, you can go to a meeting on March 13th 6-7pm in 3440 Mason Hall. It's always open to new members.

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