Be a part of The BIG Event 2014!
In 2012, we had 88 volunteers.
In 2013, we had 170 volunteers.
In 2014… 8 MILLION????
Maybe, with your help!
REGISTRATION IS HERE.
The BIG Event 2014 is on March 22.
If your organization is interested in co-sponsoring, you can send a representative to our planning committee, table or fundraise on our behalf, donate to The BIG Event, or provide a site for your members to volunteer at. Organization co-sponsors will be featured on the back of this year’s t-shirt and online!
The BIG Event is a day of service in March that gives Southwestern University students, faculty, staff, and alumni to spend a day volunteering with local nonprofits & Georgetown community partners.
Modeled after Texas A&M’s 30-year tradition, The BIG Event aims to engage with the Georgetown community that surrounds and supports our university students. The intent is three-fold:
- To raise awareness about a variety of issues that nonprofits are addressing within the local community
- To strengthen partnerships between the Southwestern and Georgetown communities
- To say “Thank you!” for welcoming our students into the greater community.
While The BIG Event is only a single day, we hope that it will support the development of a more sustained and active relationship between Georgetown and the SU campus.
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The BIG Event is brought to you by Southwestern University and Students for Sustained Civic Engagement.