Center for Leadership and Community Engagement

MLK: Make a Difference

Event Description The Center for Leadership and Community Engagement is hosting Mt. Stuart Elementary School for Martin Luther King Jr. - Make a Difference day on:

January 15th, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
January 16th, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Volunteers will assist with any set up needs and lead 2nd-5th graders through an MLK related activities in small group rotations

VOLUNTEERS must have a PASSION for working with children and interacting with them in ways to assist their learning.

THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR EDUCATION MAJORS TO GET HANDS ON EXPERIENCE.
Event Date Wednesday, January 15th from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Event Coordinators Elizabeth Vidaurri

Volunteer Positions

  • Set-Up: January 15th

    Volunteers will help set-up the MLK activities, tables and chairs, and any other items needed for the event in the SURC Ballroom. Volunteer Check-in will be at the SURC Ballroom at 8:00 AM.
    Shifts: 
    Wednesday, January 15th 2020 from 8:00 am to 8:30 am5/5 positions filled
  • Session 1: January 15th

    Volunteers will interact with 2nd graders from Mt. Stuart Elementary while they participate in MLK activities including; a writing piece, a craft and poster making. Shifts are roughly 2 hours and volunteers may sign up for multiple shifts. Volunteers will be prepped before their session. Please arrive 10 minutes early!
    Shifts: 
    Wednesday, January 15th 2020 from 9:10 am to 11:00 am24/25 positions filled
  • Session 2: January 15th

    Volunteers will interact with 3rd graders from Mt. Stuart Elementary while they participate in MLK activities including; a writing piece, a craft and poster making. Shifts are 30 minutes to 1.5 hour and volunteers may sign up for multiple shifts. Volunteers will be prepped for their session. Please arrive 10 minutes early!
    Shifts: 
    Monitor, interact, and engage with the students as they have lunch.Wednesday, January 15th 2020 from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm7/10 positions filled
    Wednesday, January 15th 2020 from 12:00 pm to 1:40 pm14/20 positions filled
  • Session 3: January 16th

    Volunteers will interact with 4th graders from Mt. Stuart Elementary while they participate in MLK activities including; a writing piece, a craft and poster making. Shifts are approximately 1 hour and volunteers may sign up for multiple shifts. Volunteers will be prepped for their session. Please arrive 10 minutes early!
    Shifts: 
    Thursday, January 16th 2020 from 9:20 am to 10:35 am27/28 positions filled
  • Session 4: January 16th

    Volunteers will interact with 5th graders from Mt. Stuart Elementary while they participate in MLK activities including; a writing piece, a craft and poster making. Shifts are approximately 1 hour and volunteers may sign up for multiple shifts. Volunteers will be prepped for their session. Please arrive 10 minutes early!
    Shifts: 
    Monitor, interact, and engage with the students as they have lunch.Thursday, January 16th 2020 from 11:00 am to 11:30 am12/12 positions filled
  • Clean-Up: January 16TH

    Volunteers will help clean-up MLK activities, tables and chairs, and any other items needed to be taken down. Volunteer check-in will be in the SURC Ballroom at 1:30 pm.
    Shifts: 
    Thursday, January 16th 2020 from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm5/5 positions filled