The Office of Student Engagement Programs -
Leadership and Service
Service Newsletter
November 22, 2013
In This Issue
Teacher Job Fair
Empty Stocking Fund
CES Auction
Salvation Army Bell Ringers
Christmas Parade
Christmas Festival
Relay for Life
Look for New Service Partner Website 
Check out our new and improved Service Partner website here. This website gives Lumberjacks who are looking for volunteer opportunities a place to search and reach out to the community. If you would like to be added to the Service Partner website, contact Sierra Zeringue at
Fall Teacher Job Fair
Career Services needs your help from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Dec. 6 with a teacher job fair. Volunteers will help accommodate the recruiters and students for the event. Duties for volunteers would include greeting recruiters and escorting them to booths, directing student traffic, manning the registration booth, and assisting students with filling out information. This is a fantastic way to receive some volunteer hours and build your resume!

Interested volunteers should call David Gehrels at (936) 468-2284 or email him at
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Empty Stocking Fund

The Nacogdoches County Christmas Blessings Empty Stocking Fund is asking for volunteers to hold buckets at Wal-Mart to help collect money and toys for the local area. Last year, more than 2,000 children received toys for Christmas. Volunteers are needed Dec. 5 to 7 to help with collections.

Contact Sherry Williford at or
(936) 554-4048 if you would like to help!

Volunteers needed for auction
Christ Episcopal School is hosting an auction at 6 p.m. Feb. 8, 2014, and needs volunteers to serve the corporate sponsors for that evening. The event will be held at the Nacogdoches Expo Center.

Please contact Suzanne Elliott at or (936)590-0853.  
Calling all Bell Ringers
The Salvation Army needs "Bell Ringers" to help raise funds for Nacogdoches County residents. Volunteers are needed from Nov. 29 through Dec. 24, excluding Sundays, and groups large or small are welcome to participate.

Anyone interested can contact Cynthia Davis by email at or phone at
(936) 568-0900. 
Christmas Parade
Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful is asking for volunteers to help out with the annual Christmas Parade from 4 to 9 p.m. Dec. 7 in downtown Nacogdoches.

If you are interested in helping Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful, please contact their office at (936) 560-5624 or email them at  
Nine Flags Christmas Festival
The Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the annual Nine Flags Christmas Festival and needs your help! Volunteers are needed anytime from Nov. 23 to Dec. 14 in downtown Nacogdoches.

Please email Jannette at for more information. 
Relay for Life  
It's time to make noise in the fight against cancer! Sign-ups for the 2014 Relay For Life are online and ready for action! This year's Relay for Life will be on March 21-22.

For more information, contact Relay For Life at (800) 227-2345 at any time.

Questions? Contact Alicia Millard at