Volunteer Army :: October Initiatives
4 October, 2016
Arc - UNSW Student Life
ARC - UNSW Student Life
1 month. 5 events. 5 incredible charities.
Come support Volunteer Army as they bring you fun games, yummy food and activities to fundraise for 5 important charities!
\\ Memory Lane – Alzheimer's Australia NSW
4 & 5 OCT, 10AM-4PM
Alzheimer's Australia NSW fundraiser at the Globe Lawn on 4th and 5th of October. Plenty of spots available for volunteers. Games, food and prizes to be won!
\\ Above and Beyond – beyondblue
5, 6 & 7 OCT, 10AM-4PM
Volunteer Army proudly present ABOVE and BEYOND carnival! Raising funds for beyondblue, we’re highlighting issues of depression and mental illness that are affecting Australians nationwide, tackling the stigma and addressing how we can take part in fixing it.
\\ Colour your life – Black Dog Institute
11 (Globe Lawn), 12 (Quad) & 13 OCT (Quad), 10AM-4PM
Run on over to the Black Dog Institute fundraising event “Colour Your Life.” It’ll be 3 days of fingerpaintin’ goodness, colouring in, bucket pong, a snapchat ready photobooth, and a super sweet bake sale! Keen beans can come along to help out!
\\ Young at Heart – Heart Foundation
10 & 11 OCT, 10AM-4PM
Help us help the Heart Foundation on the 10th/11th of October at the Quad. Plenty of fun games to get your heart racing, including a heart relay and food to fill you up after! Come take a picture at our photo booth or be serenaded by our wonderful team for a special purpose!
\\ Hope for Homeless – Cana Communities
17 & 18 OCT, 10AM-4PM
Targeting common misconceptions on youth homelessness and raising funds for Cana Communities, we will be fundraising on the 17th and 18th October. Come and join us for fun games and activities and share your loving messages. A wide selection of mouth-watering range of prizes will be up for grabs!
Check out our video filmed in collaboration with Cana here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=naDawBRYmyw
Donate to our EverydayHero Page: https://give.everydayhero.com/au/volunteer-army-arc-cana-communities-project#/?_k=thetkg
// Volunteer Army
Volunteer Army is an Arc Volunteering and Professional Development Program that provides flexible, one-off volunteering opportunities, supporting local not-for-profit organisations. Whether you're an experienced volunteer or new to the scene, we'd love to have you join us! For more information, visit: www.thevolunteerarmy.com