Volunteer & Philanthropy

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SummerSERVE with the Hope & Help Center of Central Florida


Center for Leadership & Community Engagement
Rollins College
Saturday, August 6, 2016

 

The Hope & Help Center of Central Florida is planning a move to its newest location. Although this is terribly exciting news, there was a lot of work needed to get the center ready for the move. I served as a volunteer and became HIPAA certified.

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SummerSERVE with the City of Winter Park


Center for Leadership & Community Engagement
Rollins College
Saturday, July 16, 2016

 

Working as a volunteer, I helped collect trash in the neighboring parts of Lake Virginia in Winter Park, Florida.

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Fiat Lux Day of Service


Office of the President
Rollins College
Saturday, July 16, 2016

 

Working with the Welbourne Avenue Nursery & Kindergarten, I spent my morning with a number of volunteers organizing, cleaning, painting, and sprucing up the school for its patrons.

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Alternative Spring Break: Abaco, Bahamas


Office of International Programs
Rollins College
February 27 – March 5, 2016

 

Sponsored by the Office of International Programs, Sofia Macias and I took 13 students to Abaco, Bahamas. There we coordinated with local conservation group, FRIENDS of the Environment, for a beach cleanup and worked with Every Child Counts (ECC), a local school addressing the need of teaching students with disabilities.

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Seminole Stroll 2011, Participant

Team: STROLLR
Hope and Help Center of Central Florida
2011

Raised and donated money to assist local residents with HIV/AIDS

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Orlando AIDS Walk 2010, Participant

Team: The Real B’s of Orlando
Hope and Help Center of Central Florida
2010

Raised and donated money to assist local residents with HIV/AIDS

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Relay For Life

Course Development & Web Services
University of Central Florida in conjunction with the American Cancer Society
2002-2006, 2009-2010
2006 – Captain
2004 – Co-Captain

Raised funds for the American Cancer Society

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Second Harvest Food Bank Holiday Canned Food Drive, Organizer

Course Development & Web Services
University of Central Florida
2008

Rallied colleagues to donate canned goods to assist local residents

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Toys for Tots, Organizer

Course Development & Web Services
University of Central Florida
2008

Rallied colleagues to donate toys for children during the holidays

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Harbor House of Orlando Donation Drive

Course Development & Web Services & Registrar Office
University of Central Florida
2005
Organized event with Chastity Blankenship

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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando

Course Development & Web Services
University of Central Florida
November 2005

Organized event for colleagues to work on a Saturday to help build a house for a local resident