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UW-Green Bay

Make a Difference Day

Let's Make a Difference

Across the nation, millions of people unite with a common mission — to improve their lives and the lives of others by doing good. On Friday, October 25, UW-Green Bay students, faculty and staff will be giving back to the greater Green Bay community, volunteering on and off campus. Make a Difference Day is an annual event which takes place on the fourth Saturday of every October. Here at UWGB our event is that Friday.

Friday, October 25, 2019

Please register for a project at CUE GB.

Off campus opportunity: Helping Homeowners
We will be going into a neighborhood to help needy homeowners with outdoor yard work. Transportation is provided and will need to be taken. Please check in at the Office of Student Life UU150 15 minutes prior to either the am or pm shift.

On campus opportunity: Various Projects
Brought to us by student organizations and university departments. Go to for options. Please check in at the Office of Student Life UU150 the day of.

Participants receive a free T-shirt and snack.

Employees are encouraged to participate and should work with their supervisor(s) for approval.

Off Campus Projects

Helping Homeowners AM 9 am - Noon, Transportation Provided
Helping Homeowners PM 1 - 4 pm, Transportation Provided

On Campus Projects

Campus Litter Clean Up, AM 8 - 9 am
Campus Litter Clean Up, PM 4-5 pm
Plastic Film Recycling 10:30 -11:30 am
Painting Theater Hall 1 - 3 pm
Assemble Craft Kits, Drop-In from 9 am - 2 pm
Make Holiday Cards, Drop-In from 11 am - 4 pm
Pack Science Kits, AM 9 - 11 am
Pack Science Kits, PM 1 - 3 pm

Saturday, October 26, 2019

UW-Green Bay students and staff are also encouraged to participate with the Volunteer Center of Brown County on Saturday, October 26. Saturday volunteers will be responsible for their own transportation, but will be recognized as part of the UW-Green Bay community of volunteers. 


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