Volunteer UCF is dedicated to promoting civic engagement and education on various social issues to the UCF student body.

“Everyone can be great because anyone can serve.”
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

Updates

AADE14 5K – We Create Opportunities!

My name is Mike Griffin and I work for TRACS, Inc., a Boston based sports marketing firm that organizes 5K run/walk events. We are currently organizing a 5K for the American Academy of Diabetes Educators annual convention that is coming to Orlando, FL this upcoming August. The event is being held on Friday, August 8 behind […]

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Volunteers Needed for Habitat for Humanity!

Habitat Orlando is in great need of  volunteers this weekend. There are many spots open that need to be filled ASAP. Here is the link for the volunteer opportunity. Interested volunteers must use this link to register.    To Volunteer with Habitat Orlando This Saturday: http://habitat-orlando.volunteerhub.com/Events/Event/Summary.aspx?EventID=1731682

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LEAD Scholars Marketing Photo Shoot

Are you in need of a volunteer opportunity? Please help out and participate in the LEAD Scholars photo shoot by UCF Marketing. Help is needed on Wednesday June 11 from 8:45am-2:15pm. 12-18 students are need to help out on that day. Breakfast and lunch are provided! The schedule and what to wear/bring is below for […]

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Upcoming Events

Aug
23
Pegasus Palooza Day of Service: Clean the World

Join Volunteer UCF for our Annual Pegasus Palooza Day of Service event! This year we will have two sites for our Day of Service, Clean the World and Second Harvest Food Bank.  Sign up here to join us at Clean the World where we will be helping to clean and recycle soap that will be sent to individuals in impoverished countries. Please meet at 8am to travil to Clean the World. Transportation will be provided; we will meet outside the CFE Arena.  All students will return to UCF by 12:30pm.   For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Todd atvucf_director@ucf.edu

*If you are interested in attending our Second Harvest Food Bank site please sign up under that event.

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Aug
23
Pegasus Palooza Day of Service: Second Harvest Food Bank

Join Volunteer UCF for our Annual Pegasus Palooza Day of Service event! This year we will have two sites for our Day of Service, Clean the World and Second Harvest Food Bank.  Join us at Clean the World where we will be helping to clean and recycle soap that will be sent to individuals in impoverished countries.  Join us at Second Harvest to help sort donated food products to help those dealing with hunger in our community.  Please meet at 7:45am to travel to Second Harvest Food Bank.  Transportation will be provided; we will meet outside the CFE Arena.  All students will return to UCF by 12:30pm.  For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Todd at vucf_director@ucf.edu

*If you would like to attend the Clean the World Site please sign on that event.

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Aug
24
Sunday Knight Food Share with Straight Street Orlando

Every Sunday night, college students feed the homeless in Downtown Orlando! This will be a great opportunity to interact with the homeless and help feed the hungry. We meet at the Lake Claire Recreational Area at 4:45 pm to carpool to the event. Please remember to wear closed toed shoes and comfortable clothes you do not mind getting dirty.

Also, we heavily rely on the support of our volunteers to cook food for this event. Cooking a tray of food is a great way to earn 1-2 extra community service hours! If you are interested in helping us prepare meals please let us know. For more information, contact Alice at vucf_hunger@ucf.edu.

Please do not RSVP for more than two guests. For people interested in bringing agroup of volunteers, you must contact vucf_hunger@ucf.edu.

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Volunteer UCF will often meet at the UCF Orlando Campus Lake Claire Pavilion before departing to the location where the service event will happen.  At this meeting point participants can choose to offer a ride to other participants or can choose to accept such offers of a ride.  VUCF does not prescreen drivers, and we do not vouch for their vehicles or driving abilities.  Transportation to and from the event is arranged on your own and at your own risk.  VUCF takes no responsibility with regard to the travel arrangements of participants.