Delaware County Day of Action
Friday, September 6, 2019
Friday, September 6, 2019 is United Way of Delaware County’s Day of Action. On this day, volunteers from around Delaware County will come together to serve partnering non-profits. United Way will match participating non-profits with motivated volunteers from local businesses and service groups who dedicate their time and effort to improve our community.
Day of Action Volunteers can expect to:
Learn about the mission and work of the host organization, and the needs of our community.
Have a great time with others while helping out a deserving organization.
Have a great team-building experience.
Service Project Examples
Day of Action projects in the past have included: indoor/outdoor painting, office cleaning, sorting donations, neighborhood cleanups, serving meals, working with the elderly, landscaping/lawn work, assembling informational packets, etc.
To sign up as a volunteer or to submit a service project please use the links below. If you have any questions please call or email Lesley Devine at (765) 288-5586 ext. 304.
2018 Day of Action
Submit a Project
Group Volunteer Information
7:30 AM - 8:15 am
Morning Volunteer Shift
Rally your volunteers! This optional breakfast and pep rally will fill your volunteers’ bellies and get them pumped for their volunteer experience.
8:30 AM - 12:00 pm
Morning Volunteer Shift
Travel to the non-profit project site and roll up your sleeves! Be sure to take before and after photos along with photos of your fellow volunteer team members. Please post your pictures on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram with hashtags #DayofActionUW and #InvitedToLiveUnited, along with your company's hashtag. Make your presence known!
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Volunteers' Lunch Break
Day of Action volunteers have this hour to relax and grab lunch. United Way will notify volunteers if the site is providing lunch or if they need to get lunch off-site.
1:00 - 4:30 pm
Afternoon Volunteer Shift
Volunteers will go to their respective work sites for the second shift of the day. Again, be sure to take photos to post on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram with the hashtags #DayofActionUW and #InvitedToLiveUnited along with your company's hashtag.
End of Volunteer Work at Sites
Pat yourself on the back! You have been a huge help to an important non-profit in your community. Measure the impact of your company's day: the value of one volunteer hour in Indiana is $23.73; total your team's volunteer value and post on social media!
Questions? Contact Jim Flatford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 765-288-5586.