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2nd Annual Global Day of Service


Saturday, November 8, 2014
Temple Owls coming together to serve others and their communities! Everywhere!

Temple University’s second annual Global Day of Service, Saturday, November 8, is designed to unite Temple alumni and friends worldwide in community service on a single day! Global Day of Service is a great opportunity to help spread the pride alumni have for Temple, recognize the combined efforts that alumni have on local communities, and demonstrate how Temple alumni change the world!

Participant registration ends on November 5, 2014.


Global Day of Service 2013

Last years’ inaugural event included 350 volunteers in 8 states, 13 cities, 3 countries and with over 20 charities and causes.

View photos from the 2013 Global Day of Service.

View a video from the 2013 Global Day of Service by Temple Alumnus William Drummer, SMC '91.


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  • Improve a local community
  • Provide alumni another reason to participate
  • Pride of Institution, wearing the Temple “T”; Temple alumni are contributory members of society!
  • Increase respect for social causes
  • Stress free networking
  • Spotlight leadership skills of Temple alumni
  • Regional alumni interaction
  • It is fun and feels good too!

How can I participate?

Sign up for an existing event or simply conduct an activity on your own. Suggestions for short-term volunteer activities are listed below. The opportunities are endless. View the existing events to find out what is happening in your area or go to the registration form. Participant registration ends on November 5, 2014.

Suggestions for Volunteering in Your Area

  • Donate blood
  • Collect sporting equipment for a town group
  • Serve food at a soup kitchen
  • Donate gently used clothing and toys
  • Volunteer at your local hospital or retirement community
  • Help beautify your city
  • Help at or donate supplies to your local animal shelter
  • Deliver meals to homebound individuals
  • Pick up litter in a local park or along a highway
  • Donate food items to your local food bank
  • Make seamless blankets for the homeless
  • Help someone learn to read
  • Donate books to your local library
  • Collect coats for the homeless
  • Donate toiletry items to a local shelter
  • Write to soldiers
  • Knit baby caps for a local hospital
  • Plant a tree
  • Coach a child’s sports team
  • Become a mentor/Provide Career Advice
  • Give to Temple!

Social Media

Philly TUAA Global Day of Service

Help us spread the word to fellow Owls by sharing your photos and stories on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram all day on Saturday, November 8 and after! Let’s show the world that Temple Owls are doing great things for their communities around the world!

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More information about Global Day of Service

Please feel free to contact Christine Brady at cbrady02@temple.edu or (215) 204-4313 with any questions

Can't participate this year?

Make a gift to Temple student service projects or an area of your choice.

Get Social!

Share your photos and stories on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram all day on Saturday, November 8 and after!


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