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About the Service Calendar

Service opportunities posted on this calendar are limited to short-term volunteer opportunities such as Fair on the Square and Airing of the Quilts.

If you are interested in long-term community service with a community agency, please visit the Community Agency Listing on this website. 

Interested in posting a service opportunity, send an email to cls@shsu.edu with a detailed description and contact information at least 2 weeks before the event.


Contact Information

Monday, Jan. 19

MLK Day of Service Project

Center for Leadership & Service

Huntsville, TX

Sarah Hagler

(936) 294-1976


Saturday, Jan. 31

Jr. High School Science Bowl

Conroe ISD

Conroe, TX

Mary Littlejohn

(936) 581-4506


MLK Day of Service Project Take this opportunity to give back to the community by volunteering at NewLife Alliance, a non-profit organization that fosters encouragement and empowerment for people of all ages and abilities through affordable housing communities.  NewLife is located on Essex Blvd. in Huntsville, and provides housing for both families with children and senior citizens.  Projects may include interacting with residents, learning about the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and a small service project at the site.

Junior High School Science Bowl will take place at the Lone Star Convention Center (9055 Airport Road, Conroe 77303).  Volunteers are needed to be Readers, Scorekeepers, Timekeepers and Judges. Check in for junior high students begins at 8:00, so if volunteers could arrive between 7:30-8:00, it would be great!



Contact Information
Saturday, Feb. 7

Fundraiser Gala

Community Praise Ministry

Huntsville, TX

Vanetta Mills

(936) 355-2296


Nicole Garrett

(903) 353-0945

Saturday, Feb. 14

Date Night Drop Off

NewLife Alliance

Huntsville, TX

Kimberly Moore

(936) 295-3566


Saturday, Feb. 28

Fill the Boot

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Houston, TX

Darmisha Sanders

(713) 522-1426


The Fundraiser Gala hosted by Community Praise Ministry is an effort to raise money for their 2015 Community School Supply Giveaway.  Volunteers are needed to serve food and help with a candy buffet.  Volunteers should arrive at Huntsville Elementary School Cafeteria between 5:00 PM and 5:30 PM.  Please contact the volunteer coordinator of this event for more information.

Date Night Drop Off NewLife Alliance is offering resident parents a chance to go out and celebrate Valentine’s Day.  They will be serving dinner, showing a movie, doing arts & crafts, and playing games.  Volunteers are needed for hour long shifts, but volunteers are welcome to work for more than an hour.  This event is open to children ages 3 and up, so help is really needed lots of hands to help with the little ones.

Fill the Boot is an event supporting Houston Firefighters.  Volunteers are needed to help facilitate the event.  Food, beverages, and music are all provided! Please RSVP as soon as possible to reserve your spot!


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