U of M Day of Service

Saturday, September 29, 2018

DayofService_Goal1000 Day of Service strives to engage U of M alumni and friends in service to their community through one big day of service and gratitude.

Gophers give back! Every year the number of Gophers who volunteer on Day of Service grows. Join us this year as we aim to hit 1,000 volunteers for U of M Day of Service 2018!

Registration is open for these projects:


South Florida - Sonata Senior Living

Charlotte, NC - Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

Tokyo, Japan - Shinjuku Station Trash Cleanup (Note: this project is Sunday, Sept. 30)

Phoenix, AZ - The Miracle League of AZ

Washington DC - Catholic Charities

Milwaukee - Hunger Task Force

New York - Van Cortlandt Park cleanup

Atlanta - Ronald McDonald House (Note: this event is Friday, Sept. 28)

Detroit - Ann Arbor VA Hospital

San Francisco - St. Anthony's Foundation

Los Angeles - Action Civics CA and Arsalyn

Las Vegas - Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

Denver - Food Bank of the Rockies


Saint Paul Parks and Recreation - Clean up Como Outdoor Classroom

East River Flats Park - Remove invasive plant species and trash
(Note: This site is only available to current U of M students)

The Food Group - Help pack food

House of Charity - Prep and serve meals
This project is full!

Cookie Cart - Bake cookies and mentor teens
This project is full!

The Works Museum - Clean exhibits and other projects

Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest - Make thank you note kits

City of Saint Paul - Tree Planting

Feed My Starving Children - Pack food for kids around the world
This project is full!

Northeast Middle School - Build a Gazebo

UYMCA - Assemble kits for youth in home transitions
This project is full!

Great River Greening - Improve natural habitat for pollinators

Second Harvest Heartland West - Repackage food for distribution

Alexandra House HopeFest - Varying festival volunteer activities

Lebanon Hills Regional Park - Park clean-up

Sabathani Community Center - Separate and hang donations in the Clothing Closet

Twin Cities Kids in Need Resource Center - Organize supplies, create kits, and put together Teacher Supply Boxes

Run for Rocco - Setup and tear down, register runners and cheer for them during the run

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