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Be a Team Lead! Applications close 10/13

September 25, 2014
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Team Leads are The Project’s event staff.  They are one of the most valuable pieces of this event, because it’s the Team Leads who are really in charge on event day.  It’s a great opportunity for leadership experience, extra safety and facilitator training, and for a bigger piece of the action on Project day.  A […]

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Support Student Programs: 40 Hours for Forty Acres

April 4, 2014
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We ask for your support as UT wraps up its 8-year Campaign for Texas with a final fundraising push to meet its goal of $3billion!  40 Hours for Forty Acres, an initiative of Students Hooked on Texas, is focused on raising funds for current student programs to set them up for success in the 2014-2015 […]

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Apply for the 2014-2015 Committee

March 24, 2014
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Applications are NOW OPEN for the 2015 planning committee! Any current UT student is eligible to apply – we’re looking for motivated, service-minded, and dedicated students who want to be part of a transformational leadership experience. The Project committee is responsible for the planning and execution of each Project event, and we’re hoping to make […]

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THANK YOU, Volunteers!

March 1, 2014
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THANK YOU to the 1859 volunteers who participated in Project 2014! Each and every volunteer who gave their time towards making the event a success contributed to making an economic impact of $294,320. Volunteers included neighborhood residents, UT Austin students, UT Austin staff and faculty, and St. Edward’s University students. We completed 127 projects at […]

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Volunteer Registration is NOW OPEN

January 26, 2014
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Calling all volunteers for Project 2014!!  Registration is NOW OPEN! Get out and volunteer at our 15th anniversary event! Volunteers can register as individuals, with groups, and as students, faculty, staff, or alumni.  We have 23 sites, with shifts in both the morning (9-2) and the afternoon (11:30-5)!  Once again, Longhorn SteakHouse will be providing […]

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Be a Team Lead! Applications close 1/19

January 15, 2014
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Team Leads are The Project’s event staff.  They are one of the most valuable pieces of this event, because it’s the Team Leads who are really in charge on event day.  It’s a great opportunity for leadership experience, extra safety and facilitator training, and for a bigger piece of the action on Project day.  A […]

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2014 Worksite Profile: Festival Beach and Zavala Elementary

November 4, 2013
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Festival Beach Community Garden For the past 3 ½ years, the Festival Beach Community Garden has served East Austin as a place for all members of the neighborhood to come together to learn about healthy living and to grow a variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables. The mission of Festival Beach Community Garden is to […]

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The Project volunteers in Bastrop

October 28, 2013
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Once a month, The Project committee steps away from event planning to volunteer together as a committee.  Whether in the current Project community, or in another area in need of volunteers, we get to work hard, meet our Austin neighbors, and give back as often as possible. Bing Jia, Outreach Committee Member   On the […]

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Apply for the 2013-2014 Committee

March 26, 2013
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Applications are NOW OPEN for the 2013-2014 planning committee!  Any current UT student is eligible to apply – we’re looking for motivated, service-minded, and dedicated students who want to be part of a transformational leadership experience.  The Project committee is responsible for the planning and execution of each Project event, and Project 2014 is our […]

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