Share this opportunity!
x

To:


From:


Message:


UCLA VOLUNTEER CENTER: UCLA Volunteer ...
As part of UCLA's Volunteer Day on September 22, the University will light up the sky on the nights ...

UCLA Volunteer Day “Community of Heroes Beacon” Sept. 20-21

By Bel-Air Association Team {$article_source}
September 18, 2009
( Bel-Air Association Blog ) --

As part of UCLA’s Volunteer Day on September 22, the University will light up the sky on the nights of September 20 & 21 with the “Community of Heroes Beacon” (four blue columns of light).

The Beacon will be the herald for the UCLA Volunteer Day in which more than 6,000 students, faculty, staff and alumni will be mobilized to participate in restoration and beautification projects at eight locations in Los Angeles: Griffith Park, Point Dume State Beach, the VA Hospital and five underserved local schools. This is considered on of the largest single day volunteer events in any University’s history.

UCLA’s Volunteer Day is part of their vision to create a “community of heroes” — a corps of thousands of enlightened volunteers from the extended UCLA family and the greater community who are involved in a lifelong commitment to civic engagement and volunteering. The Beacon and Volunteer Day are also part of the kick off events for the new UCLA online Volunteer Center at volunteer.ucla.edu.

The hours of the show will be on both September 20 and 21 from sunset until 1am.

UCLA staff has worked to ensure that the direct beams will have no significant impact on the surrounding neighborhood.

We congratulate UCLA on such a powerful movement of volunteerism. The resounding positive impact this will have on our community, and city as a whole, will certainly be easy to see!

We hope many will take the opportunity to enjoy the show.

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Digg Reddit Stumbleupon Tumblr Posterous Email
Read the original story at: Bel-Air Association Blog
UPcOming Events

View Calendar
Connect
connect on facebook connect on twitter connect on snapchat connect on flickr connect on youtube connect on instagram
Get Involved

The UCLA Volunteer Center welcomes you to participate in service opportunities both on-campus and in the Los Angeles community. Get started:


This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: No posts found.

Make sure this account has posts available on instagram.com.

© UCLA Volunteer Center 2009-2020