WHAT’S NEW


 2014-2015 Projects + Sites 
Sites and Events
Project Community
   Internship+Volunteer Fair
   CSI
   Day of Service
   Kids Fest
   Red Cross Blood Drive
Servant Center
Pathways
YWCA
CAT Kids
Latino Impact
Oakwood
Ashton
Glen Haven
Rosewood Life Skills
Rosewood Women’s Learning Group
Lunch Buddies
Elimu
First Friends 

CAAP Projects, Events
Condom Fairies
HIV Testing
Symposium 

Food Justice Projects, Events
Soup Bowl
Stop Hunger Now
Campus Pantry
Community Kitchens Project
Farm Stand
Mobile Market  

Independent Projects
Roads to College
Cupcakes for a Cause
Church Under the Bridge
African Youth Initiative 
Refugee Immigrant Social Entrepreneurship Retreat
Guilford College Farm
Guilford College Mental Health Outreach
Hypertension Risk in SE Asian Adults in the US South  

Partners and Projects
Camp Matumaini
Fly and Focused 
Camp Elimu
Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center
Reading Connections
Beloved Community Center

How to...

Leaders: Incident Report form (PDF)

Leaders: How to check site and project participants’ hours. You have been sent Google share notices to review Google docs and comment as needed. If the hours are correct, "sign" your name by making a comment stating you approve. (Don’t forget to add your name to the comment.)

Leaders: If you need to edit your site or project page

Now...

Lennon Lacy Project  Learn about our involvement in police accountability and controversy in Bladensboro NC.

Opportunity: Tutors needed for Oakwood, Pathways. Contact Andrew

Leaders: Make plans to have your site covered during J Term. Contact me about details.

Collaborative Research  Jane Fernandes was a supporter while at UNCA of SENCER, an NSF-funded organization supporting science and community engagement. Find out about our key role in developing a grant project application from Guilford and NCAT.

Listening to Marginalized Voices  Learn about the fight we’re involved in to make sure refugee and immigrant community leaders have representation through the City’s Human Relations Commission. Contact Andrew

Guilford County School Board  Learn about our involvement with Guilford County Schools, from after school tutoring to support of in-state tuition for undocumented college applicants.

Organizing for a Community Center  Learn about our involvement to help a refugee neighborhood obtain its own community space.

El Salvador as a Community Site   Through a local Salvadoran nonprofit we’re exploring the possibility of an ongoing Study Abroad community site, headed by Bonner Scholars.

IRB and Project Design  Ever work with community partners to design a research project?















 2014-2015 Projects + Sites 
Sites and Events
Project Community
   Internship+Volunteer Fair
   CSI
   Day of Service
   Kids Fest
   Red Cross Blood Drive
Servant Center
Pathways
YWCA
CAT Kids
Latino Impact
Oakwood
Ashton
Glen Haven
Rosewood Life Skills
Rosewood Women’s Learning Group
Lunch Buddies
Elimu
First Friends 

CAAP Projects, Events
Condom Fairies
HIV Testing
Symposium 

Food Justice Projects, Events
Soup Bowl
Stop Hunger Now
Campus Pantry
Community Kitchens Project
Farm Stand
Mobile Market  

Independent Projects
Roads to College
Cupcakes for a Cause
Church Under the Bridge
African Youth Initiative 
Refugee Immigrant Social Entrepreneurship Retreat
Guilford College Farm
Guilford College Mental Health Outreach
Hypertension Risk in SE Asian Adults in the US South  

Partners and Projects
Camp Matumaini
Fly and Focused 
Camp Elimu
Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center
Reading Connections
Beloved Community Center

 

Find Info Links Here
Leaders: Incident Report form (PDF)

Find Info Links Here

Leaders: Incident Report form (PDF)

Leaders: How to check site and project participants’ hours

Leaders: If you need to edit your site or project page




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Old Stuff
Aug 27 — Sept 27

Aug 27: Internship + Volunteer Fair
Aug 30: CSI Volunteer Training
Sept 6: Soup Bowl
Wednesday information tabling
Site and project team organization
Mobile Van Crowdfunding project
Sept 19: CCE Glowlight Event
Sept 27: DAY OF SERVICE
  


 SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES 
Guilford Day of Service - SIGN UP TODAY!

Please support the Guilford Day of Service. Tell you friends, classmates, residence hall, even your enemies! The first 200 to sign up get a free t-shirt, but more importantly this is a wonderful chance to show we value being involved in the community. Its September, 27th from 9:30am-2:30pm. Find details on the website:www.guilford.edu/dayofservice. You can register as an individual here, or as a group here. Any questions can be directed to myself or guilforddayofservice@guilford.edu.
PPS Partnership Project Program
Do you want to make a positive social change at Guilford? In Greensboro? In your home community? The PPS Partnership Project Program is designed for groups of Guilford students, staff, and/or faculty members to engage issues of social concern as related to our core values. CPPS provides partnership projects financial (up to $1500/project) and administrative assistance, academic and skills training. Come to ENGAGE CPPS! on 9/16 from 11:30-7pm in King 126.
Food Corps
Learn more about the FoodCorps model. Join our local FoodCorps members as they teach kids about healthy food. They're looking for volunteers for the Oct 21, 22, and 23rd Farm2School fieldtrips at A&T, and a Cooking Matters for Families course on Wednesday evenings from Oct. 1 to Nov. 5th. Email Melissa Tinling at melissa.tinling@foodcorps.org for details or questions.
 TRAINING & CONFERENCE 
Sankofa: The African American Museum on Wheels
The Sankofa Exhibit, created by Angela Jennings includes artifacts, photographs and art pieces that emphasize the importance of African American history up to the present. The exhibit will take place in the Alumni Gym on Sept. 18th from 10am-1pm & 4-9pm and Sept. 19th from 10am-1pm & 4-8pm. For more information, contact Jada Drew: (336)-316-2473 or jdrew@guilford.edu

 Bonner Scholars 
Upcoming Events
9/17 (Wednesday) - Sophomore Class Meeting
9/19 (Friday) - Senior Class Meeting
10/5 - Next All-Bonner Meeting - put on your radar
New Online Forms

Please use the new online Google forms to submit request for new sites/positions on BWBRS and new Training & Enrichment events. New Site Form - New Training & Enrichment


Community Fund Proposals

The Bonner Advisory Board (BAB) is now taking applications to the Community Fund. You can find the application here. Please read all guidelines on application before applying. Notify Trent Evans about scheduling your appearance at BAB on Friday mornings (sometime 9-10am) after you have completed your online application.

CLA Deadline
The deadline for Community Learning Agreements is TODAY. Kindly log into your BWBRS account, choose "Community Learning Agreement" from the left hand side menu, and add a new CLA for your Fall 2014 main service site. Only 1 is required.

Federal Work Study
Just a reminder that hours are due today for those of you who already submitted your contracts. If you haven't you have until September 29th to submit your FWS contract to use any of the funds for this year. Contact Susan May (mayst@guilford.edu) if you have any questions. Bonner Scholars should ONLY count FWS hours for hours they spend in direct service or in training for direct service. All-Bonner and class-level meetings DO NOT count.