Please Note: Company Registration for Volunteer Projects will begin on Tuesday, July 30.
Join the Challenge and participate in one or several of the following opportunities:
Encourage participation in Family Weekend, Saturday, September 7 and Sunday September 8
Involve the whole family in volunteerism! Family Weekend provides the opportunity for families to serve together. Projects will include opportunities for youth of all ages to volunteer. Project registration will begin on Tuesday, July 30.
Volunteer on United Way of Central Ohio’s Community Care Day, Tuesday, September 10
Help local non-profits and schools by sending your team(s) out to volunteer for United Way of Central Ohio’s 22nd annual Community Care Day. Opportunities for corporate volunteers will include a rage of activities from direct client interaction to painting, landscaping and skills-based opportunities. Project registration will begin on Tuesday, July 30.
Take part in the National Day of Service, Tuesday, September 11
HandsOn Central Ohio will host a day of service and remembrance in honor of 9/11. Service projects will focus on honoring victims, their families, survivors, first responders as well as support veterans and current military families. Projects will be available for sign up beginning Tuesday, July 30.
Run an in-kind drive leading up to Community Care Day
Help local agencies with critically needed items by holding a drive in your office prior to Community Care Day. Drop the items off at designated locations on Drive Drop of Day, Monday, September 9. The Columbus Volunteer Challenge website will provide ideas, including opportunities for assembling kits from the drive items right from the office.
Share Volunteer Stories
Invite employees to share their stories, thought and ideas about volunteerism on the Share Your Story page of the Columbus Volunteer Challenge website. We will provide you with the collection of volunteer stories submitted by individuals within your company. This is a great way to share how your company and employees make an impact in our community.