Volunteer Opportunities

Every semester the Center for College and Community Service publishes more than 50 service events for groups of Durham Tech students, faculty, and staff. Volunteering at Semester of Service events is a great way to make new friends and help your community!

Semester of Service

Campus Harvest Food Pantry

Every Tuesday from 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Sign up for Food Pantry 
Help stock, organize, and clean the Campus Harvest Food Pantry.
 

Briggs Avenue Community Garden

Designated Fridays from 9  – 11 a.m.
Sign up for Community Garden 
Maintain Durham Tech’s garden plots to grow produce that helps stock the Campus Harvest Food Pantry. Be sure to bring water, wear closed-toe shoes, and to wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Work days still take place in light rain, but will be canceled in heavy rain. An email will be sent if cancellation occurs. You may park on the side of the street. Please use caution when exiting and entering your vehicles due to oncoming traffic.

Work days still take place in light rain, but will be canceled in heavy rain. A cancellation message will be sent through SignUp.com if a work day is canceled due to weather. You may park on the side of the street. Please use caution when exiting and entering your vehicles due to oncoming traffic. 


Beekeeping and Gardening at Briggs Avenue Community Garden

Designated Fridays from 9 a.m. – noon
Sign up for Beekeeping/Community Garden 
Gardening: Maintain Durham Tech’s garden plots to grow produce that helps stock the Campus Harvest Food Pantry. Be sure to bring water, wear closed-toe shoes, and to wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. 

Beekeeping: Volunteer to tend Briggs Avenue Community Garden's bee hives. No experience necessary. Beekeeping suits and hats are provided. Volunteers will be led by professional beekeepers. Please note that beekeeping days start at 8:00 a.m. 

Work days still take place in light rain, but will be canceled in heavy rain. A cancellation message will be sent through SignUp.com if a work day is canceled due to weather. You may park on the side of the street. Please use caution when exiting and entering your vehicles due to oncoming traffic. 
 

Project Talk

Varying dates and times (see sign-up for dates)
Sign up for Project Talk 
Project Talk brings international and local students together to interact with each other in a casual and social environment. See sign-up for date and topics.