VolunteerFEST promotes outreach in Niagara

As the Winter Term gets underway, all members of the Brock community are invited to learn about the many volunteer opportunities available in Niagara.VolunteerFEST will return to Market Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16 with more than 30 local organizations raising awareness of their activities and actively recruiting new volunteers.Participants are asked to bring their Brock Card as they navigate the vendor-style setup, if they would like to receive credit for their attendance in the University’s Campus-Wide Co-Curriculum.Student Life and Community Experience and Career Education are hosting the biannual event, which kicks off a packed semester of outreach opportunities, both locally and around the world, including Alternative Reading Week trips, on-campus blood drives and more.To learn more about VolunteerFEST and view the entire list of participating organizations, visit the ExperienceBU website. read more