Animal Services

Visit and help a local animal shelter by cleaning the dog kennels, maintaining the grounds, and walking and petting the animals. Contact Jacob for more details, 208-709-7390.

Time: 2 nd and 4 th Saturdays, 9 am-12 pm
Location: Snake River Animal Shelter, 3000 Lindsay Blvd, Idaho Falls


Blood Drive  

American Red Cross comes onto our campus for a day. There is a huge need for volunteer blood donors. Sign up to donate at www.redcrossblood.org and type in the sponsor code: BYUID. Select a specific time to come in. Walk-ins are okay if space is still available.

Time: October 28-30 and November 4-6, 2020, 11am-4:30pm 
Location: BYU-I Center Court 4


Cross Country Meet Volunteers 

Help runners follow the course and/or assist with race management at local cross-country running races. Call Morgan for details, 503-516-9968.

Time: Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 4:45-6:15 pm 
Location: North end of Municipal Golf Course, Rexburg 

Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 3:45-6:15 pm 
Location: South end of Municipal Golf Course, Rexburg


English Conversation (formerly All-In)   

English conversation lab through Zoom where people from other countries can practice their english conversational skills. Contact Mary for more information, 703-608-2993.


FHE Service Activity 

Bring your Family Home Evening group to do a simple service project together.

Time: Mondays, 7-8 pm
Location: Manwaring Center Crossroads seating area north of Info Desk


Grandparent Pen Pals 

Write a letter to a person in a local nursing home. Share what’s important to you and ask for the person to respond by sharing what’s important to them. Commit to maintaining regular correspondence for 3-months or more. (Call Cody @ 208.859.0375 for details)


Mobility Assistance

Give assistance to students and patrons who need help getting around campus. This includes those who need help on the snow and ice, those who have disabilities, those with injuries from a car accident or sports injury, etc. Contact Matty for more information, 503-809-9365.


Public Lands Service Day - Red Road Cleanup

Participants will pick up trash, remove burned debris, and clean out fire rings at dispersed camping and day use areas along Red Road. (Contact Mike Setlock, 208-524-7529, msetlock@blm.gov, for details)

Time: Saturday, September 26, 8am-1pm 
Location:
Sand dunes parking lot on Red Road; Saint Anthony, Idaho


Pursuit of Happiness

Provide little acts of kindness for fellow students throughout the semester. Examples include helping new students and campus visitors to find their way around campus and writing notes of encouragement.


Ready to Respond

Are you willing to offer to service to someone in the community at a moment’s notice? Shovel snow from a walk? Deliver groceries to an elderly person or move their garbage cans for pick-up? If so, join our list of ever-ready, ever-willing responders.


Special Needs: Life Skills

A weekly class where we teach our friends who have special needs an everyday skill, such as planting a flower, ballroom dancing, or even how to roast the perfect s’more! Call Autumn for details,  801-866-6152.

Time: Every Thursday (during the semester), 7-8 pm 
Location: Hinckley 286 


Special Needs: Events

Each month we come together, eat delicious food, enjoy good company, and have a great time. Our monthly events include a variety of things like dances, talent shows, heroes’ night, etc. Call Autumn for details,  801-866-6152.


Special Needs: Hands

An arts and crafts class where we get to learn cool new crafts with our friends who have special needs. Call Autumn for details,  801-866-6152.

Time: Every Wednesday (during the semester), 7-8 pm
Location: Hinckley 286


Special Needs: Institute

Half an hour of student-run, gospel-centered teachings with our friends with special needs. Call Autumn for details,  801-866-6152.

Time: Every Monday (during the semester), 4:30-5 pm
Location: Hinkley 221 


Stop ‘N Serve

We always have projects available for anyone who wants to stop and serve. So if you have a minute or an hour, there is always something to do.

Time: During normal office hours 
Location: Activities and Involvement Center, Manwaring Center 101


Teton Dam Marathon Volunteers 

Sign up at https://www.comevolunteer.com/events/13276-teton-dam-marathon/volunteer

Volunteer Assignment Types:

  • Packet Pick-up—Hand out race packets to runners day before the race.
    Time: Friday, Sep. 25, 2020, various shifts between 7 am-8 pm
    Location: The Zone, 275 Stationery Place, Rexburg
  • Start/Finish Line—Set-up/take-down, cheer and manage runners
    Time: Saturday, Sep. 26, 2020, various shifts between 6 am-3 pm 
    Location: Meet on the north side of Smith Park, Rexburg (may drive own vehicle to assigned spot)
  • Aid Stations—Hand out water and drinks to runners
    Time: Saturday, Sep. 26, 2020, various shifts between 5 am-1 pm
    Location: Meet at the northeast corner of Smith Park, Rexburg (drive own vehicle to assigned spot)