Upcoming Events

Interested in hosting an event in your area? Contact the Alumni & Development Office for more information.

 

Saturday, April 26, 2014

  • Apr 26
    Duke Alums Engage - New York, NY 9:00 AMSee description

    Alums, family, and friends are welcome to volunteer at The Children's Aid Society at their Dunlevy Milbank Community Center in Central Harlem. The project will offer medical services, sports activities and wellness workshops. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/events/DUKE2361796.... Questions? Contact Jack Boyd '85.

  • Apr 26
    Duke Alums Engage - Charlotte, NC 9:00 AMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are welcome to volunteer with the Alexander Youth Network which provides quality professional treatment to children with serious emotional and behavioral problems. It delivers an effective and efficient array of services, enabling children and their families to exercise self-determination, achieve their potential, and find long-lasting positive ways to connect with their community. Alexander Youth Network serves approximately 7,000 children a year in more than a dozen programs. The project will include working with a group of children in an activity and performing maintenance and upkeep on trails on the property. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Contact Brad McMinn '02.

  • Apr 26
    Duke Alums Engage - Dallas, TX 12:00 PMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are welcome to volunteer with LIFT (Literacy Instruction for Texas) to work with individuals who have literacy problems at the Austin Street Shelter. Volunteers will be trained at the LIFT offices before traveling to the Austin Street Shelter to volunteer. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Contact Will Evans AM'12.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

  • Apr 30
    Duke Alums Engage - Los Angeles, CA 11:00 AMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are welcome to volunteer with The Executive Prep Academy of Finance. The goal is to give children in the under-served community of South Central an education that is focused on financial literacy so that they will have the tools necessary for success in their career and general life-management. We are asking for volunteers in any profession (business, law, medicine, arts, etc.) to come and talk to these students about your professional paths. RSVP through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Contact Kareem Cook '94, MBA'00.

Friday, May 2, 2014

  • May 2
    Duke Alums Engage - Houston, TX 4:00 PMSee description

    Alumni, friends and family are welcome to volunteer with Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos - the House of Hope for Children. Volunteers will be spending a few hours doing crafts, playing with the kids on their playground, and providing a pizza dinner. Volunteers will also be doing a supply drive and delivering much needed items (diapers, wipes, formula, etc) that day. Please register early through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor... as Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos can only accommodate 20 volunteers. Questions? Contact Evan Taranta '06.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

  • May 3
    Duke Alums Engage - Boston, MA 8:30 AMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are invited to volunteer with Roxbury Preparatory Charter Schools. The project includes working with individual students and small groups of 5th-8th graders to prepare for the math MCAS exam. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! No prior preparation is required as all briefings and materials will be presented to the volunteers on Saturday morning at the school. Just bring your energy, enthusiasm and willingness to engage these motivated students who need our help. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Contact Alexandra Burns '10.

  • May 3
    Duke Alums Engage - San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin 9:00 AMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are welcome to come out and volunteer with Goodwill of San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin. San Francisco Goodwill CEO Maureen Sedonaen and Marketing leader Tim Murray, formerly of Target Stores, will lead Duke Alumni in a variety of volunteer efforts and provide educational overviews regarding Goodwill's intersection of local nonprofit, corporate and government initiatives designed to do all of the following: break cycles of poverty; provide job training; change dynamics for former prisoners; reduce landfill waste and improve local environmental outcomes through efficient product re-use and recycling efforts. Kids over 8 are welcome. For more information, contact Preston Dodd '90.

  • May 3
    Duke Alums Engage - Washington, DC 10:00 AMSee description

    Alums, friends, and family are welcome to volunteer with Martha's Table and D.C. Central Kitchen to provide thousands of wholesome sandwiches to help feed those in need throughout the region. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Please email DukeAlumsEngageDC@gmail.com.

  • May 3
    Duke Alums Engage - Durham, NC 1:30 PMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are invited to volunteer with Lakewood Elementary School and DURO to complete beautification projects around the school. Volunteers will spend time mulching, gardening and painting outdoors and painting classrooms indoors. Register through the link https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor.... Questions? Contact Nicole Silvanic.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

  • May 10
    Duke Alums Engage - Atlanta, GA 1:00 PMSee description

    Alumni, friends, and family are invited to volunteer and help with MedShare from 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. MedShare is an innovative nonprofit that bridges the gap between surplus and need to improve healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and redistribution of surplus medical supplies and equipment. Adult and all volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes. Registration information coming soon. Questions? Contact Shama Barday JD'11.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

  • May 17
    Duke Law NorCal: Small Group Hiking 9:00 AMSee description

    Alumni are welcome to gather together for a day of hiking. This will be a great opportunity to get to know other Duke Law alumni in a more personal and casual way while enjoying a light walk through one of the Bay Area's beautiful hiking trails. Please bring sun screen, plenty of water, your dogs and/or significant others, friends or kids. Email Steven Lee at stevendlee@alumni.duke.edu if you are interested in joining this small group.