GSU Cares


March 5, 2016
9 a.m. - 12 noon


Volunteer Project Sites 


Animal Welfare

Furkids Inc.Cats (12 Volunteers) - Light cleaning projects & playing with the cats. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

**Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary (40 Volunteers) - Volunteers will help with various projects around the animal sanctuary. Many are general landscaping projects such as cleaning up sticks and brush & trimming the branches on the horse trail. However, you may be doing other things like sorting the food donations for the animals. Special Time 10:30am - 12:30pm. ​ THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Human Services

Action Ministries Hunger Relief Program (40 Volunteers) - Will work in the warehouse to build hunger relief food boxes. These boxes are then sent to food pantries and other service organizations across the state. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Big Bethel Saturday School Academy (20 Volunteers) - Help the kids with Saturday School Activities such as reading and other homework. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Books for Africa (25 Volunteers) - Will work in the warehouse to sort and pack books according to category and age level. ​THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

MedShare (20 Volunteers) - Help sort and organize medical supplies. You must be age 14 and older to participate, wear casual clothing and closed toe shoes.​THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

**North Fulton Community Charities (20 Volunteers) - Helping sort and stock donations for the thrift store. Special Time 9:30am - 12:30pm. ​THIS PROJECT SITE IS CURRENTLY FULL.

**Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV) Small Clothing Boutique (10 Volunteers) - Volunteers will help organize and stock the boutique. You MUST be 18 years of age or older to volunteer. Special Time 9:30am - 11:30am. ​THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Outdoor Projects

Clyde Shepard Nature Preserve (30 Volunteers) - Assist with trail maintenance, general clean-up and removal of invasive plant species. Children welcome if accompanied by a adult.​ THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Decatur Community Garden at the Decatur Campus of Perimeter College (25 Volunteers) Volunteers will assist with general gardening tasks in addition to creating new garden paths throughout the garden.

Historic Oakland Cemetery (75 Volunteers) - Assist in the gardens doing a variety of chores including planting, watering, weeding and mulching. Vision and manual dexterity are required. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Partners in Action for Healthy Living (PAHL) (75 Volunteers) - General gardening tasks such as building new raised garden beds and removing old ones, weeding & clearing garden plots, getting plots ready for spring planting, mulching, decorate fence boards for the honeybee area. Great project site for all fitness levels! ​THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Piedmont Park (25 Volunteers) - General landscaping tasks such as spreading mulch, pulling weeds, watering trees & trail maintenance. ​THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

**Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV) Playground & Greenspace Beautification Project (10 Volunteers) - Volunteers will help with general landscaping tasks such as pulling weeds, mowing the lawn or planting flowers. You MUST be 18 years of age or older to volunteer. Special Time 9:30am - 11:30am. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.

Trees Atlanta (30 Volunteers) - Will be planting new seeds or trees. Exact project site will be released closer to event date. THIS PROJECT SITE IS FULL.


If you would like to register a large group, please click here to email Jordan Cavallin.  


Projects hosted by Alumni Networks:


D.C. Alumni Network: Capital Area Food Bank (25 volunteers) -  Assist in the DC warehouse by sorting and packing food donations.  

Hospitality Alumni Network: Truly Living Well Center for Natural Urban Agriculture (30 Volunteers) - Prepare garden plots for early spring planting of vegetables as well as general housekeeping tasks. 

New York Tri-State Alumni Network: New York Public Library - 67th Street Branch (30 volunteers) - Assist library in beautification art project, including stained decoration inside teen area of the library.  Special Time 9:30am - 12:30pm. 

Savannah Alumni Network: Union Mission, Inc. (25 volunteers) -  Assist in the sorting and cataloging of electronic office equipment and other internal office tasks.  

Signal Alumni NetworkTrees Atlanta (15 Volunteers) - Will be planting new seeds and/or trees. Exact project site will be released closer to event date. 

Georgia State Alumni Association

P.O. Box 3999 | Atlanta, Ga. 30302-3999
(404) 413-2190 | 800-GSU-ALUM