Each month, we’ll be featuring upcoming community service opportunities as shared by the Community Service Committee.
9/20- 12th Annual Aging in Stride 5K Walk/Run, 9:00AM, Chapel Hill, NC
The race is sponsored by Project AGE (Advancing Geriatric Education) of the Carolina Association of Pharmacy Students and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and benefits Senior PharmAssist in Durham. This organization strives to provide seniors in the community with Medicare subsides, in-home aid, health insurance counseling, medication therapy management, and much more! For more information on Senior PharmAssist, please visit http://seniorpharmassist.org. Check out the course map here. The entry fee is $25, but only $10 for those ages 65 and older. On race day, the registration fees are $30. Entry fee includes a t-shirt, guaranteed to all entered by August 27th. After that, it will be “as available.” Register here.
9/20 – Volunteers needed for Carrboro music festival
Volunteers are needed Sunday, Sept. 25 to assist with Carrboro’s annual music festival. Shifts range from 9 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. All volunteer applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20. For more information and a list of available jobs, visit Town of Carrboro or contact Caitlin Knepp.
10/1 – Volunteer with Town of Chapel Hill’s Festifall
Volunteer as thousands gather in downtown Chapel Hill for the 44th annual Festifall Arts Festival, an extraordinary opportunity for the community, art enthusiasts and artists to interact. The event is noon – 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 and offers various volunteer shifts available from 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. If interested in volunteering, complete the volunteer form.