April 13 and April 23 - 26, 2024

Engage Lincoln - Volunteer Projects

Join fellow Huskers volunteering at nonprofit organizations connected to addressing community needs. Each day will feature a different nonprofit organization you can volunteer for.

The Nebraska Union on a sunny day

Saturday, April 13 | 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Lincoln Parks and Recreation

The Parks and Recreation department is FUNdamental to Lincoln.Volunteers will learn the proper spring pruning techniques and assist in pruning plants around the Rose Garden.

    Located: Volunteers will be asked to meet at Hamann Rose Garden 1250 S 27th St, Lincoln, NE 68502.

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Tuesday, April 23 | 2:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Capitol Humane Society

The Capital Humane Society is a non-profit organization with a goal of uniting animals and families. Volunteers will assist with doing yard work and walking dogs.

Wednesday, April 24 | 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Conservation Nebraska

Conservation Nebraska protects our state's natural legacy by educating the public, supporting communities, and increasing civic engagement. Volunteers will assist with cleaning up Trago Park and Antelope Trail.

Thursday, April 25 | 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Lincoln Children Zoo

Lincoln Children Zoo is home to over 40 endangered animals. Volunteers will assist with doing gardening and yard work around animal habitats and the grounds.

Friday, April 26 | 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

People City Mission Day Without Shoes

Day Without Shoes hosted by People City Mission began to help raise awareness of the impact a pair of shoes can have on a person's life. Volunteers will assist with distributing shoes to individuals and assist with checking people into the event.

    Located: Volunteers will be asked to meet at People City Mission Help Center located at 6800 P St.

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For more information about Engage Lincoln, contact Andrew Brown within Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement | andrew.brown@unl.edu | 402-472-8721.