UAA Fusion

UAA FUSION

February 11th and 12th, 2016

UAA Fusion for the Spring 2016 semester will be happening soon! Keep a look out for our flyers and posters in December!

Partners: Partner form must be completed and returned by Friday, December 4th, 2015. Partner Form

Event will be announced January 7, 2016, at our Spring Howl Days Orientation. 

Volunteers must complete a Volunteer Form with all events they wish to attend at least one day before the event is to begin.

These are the volunteer projects we have available on February 11th &12th, 2016

Anchorage Gospel Rescue Mission
Location: 2823 E. Tudor Rd
Days: Thursday February, 11 and Friday February, 12, 2016
Time: 3:40pm-7:00pm (optional)
Volunteers:
2-4
Project: Serving food to the public and assisting with clean up.

Cook Inlet Housing Authority
Location: StarLab Indoor Planetarium-7700 Creekside Center Dr

Days: Thursday February, 11 and Friday February, 12, 2016
Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm
Volunteers: 3-6
Project: Helping set up and take down for the Family Night event.

Kid's Corps Head Start
Location: 3350 Commercial Dr. Suite 101
Days: Thursday February, 11, 2016
Time: 9:00am-11:30am
Volunteers:2
Project: Playdough and craft activities with toddlers - books and music too.

Kids' Corps Head Start - Muldoon Center
Location: 1251 Muldoon Rd. Suite 112
Days: Thursday February, 11, 2016
Time: 9:30am-12:30pm
Volunteer: 3-4
Project: Playdough, painting, crafts and a game day with 3-5 year olds.

Habitat for Humanity - The Habitat Restore
Location: 5023 Cordova St.
Day: Thursday February, 11, 2016
Time: 10:00am-2:00pm
Day: Friday February, 12, 2016
Time: 2:00pm-6:00pm
Volunteers: 4
Project: Organize donations and assist customers in the store.


What is UAA FUSION?
For Unity and Service In Our Neighborhoods. This is a community service program launched by the Office of New Student in the fall of 2007.

Our Purpose
To enrich the college experience for new UAA students by introducing them to philanthropy; to empower students and others to actively volunteer and contribute their time, talents and resources in civic participation to improve the city of Anchorage.

Our Model
Build community partnerships; Identify service sites; Recruit student volunteers; Establish student leadership; Transport volunteers to and from service sites via Seawolf Shuttles; Acknowledge students and community partners at UAA FUSION Appreciation.

Our Motto
It doesn't cost to care.

When is UAA FUSION?
At the start of each semester; One FUSION date in the fall and spring.

Who can volunteer?
Students, staff, faculty at all levels are welcome to participate in UAA FUSION. For more information click on the Volunteer link to the right.

What impact does UAA FUSION have on the community?
UAA FUSION promotes a deeper relationship between UAA and the surrounding Anchorage community. By participating in UAA FUSION you are saying "Thanks!" to wonderful community groups that provide important services to the area population.
UAA FUSION is also beneficial in that it helps our new students connect with their new neighborhood.