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4th Annual National Alumni Service Project


Please RSVP by Friday, September 21 - we'll need a final head count by then.
  Can't make the trip, but would still like to support our efforts?

A tradition of service continues:

Join the Zags as we travel to the Big Easy this fall for a one-week rebuilding effort to help bring a city that has suffered so much back to life.


What:   Rebuilding Together - New Orleans 2012
When:   Monday, October 29 - Thursday, November 1, 2012
Where:   New Orleans, Louisiana
Who:   All Gonzaga Alumni, family and friends are invited to participate (must be 18 years or older)

Project Information

This project is coordinated by alumni volunteers on behalf of the Gonzaga University Alumni Association and Rebuilding Together (a national service organization). Rebuilding Together (RT) will coordinate the project logistics upon arrival in New Orleans.
  • No skills required, just a positive can-do attitude!
  • Must be over the age of 18 to participate
  • Must have a tetanus shot within the last 10 years
Your Cost:
  • Transportation to and from New Orleans, including to/from airport to hotel
  • Housing while in New Orleans -- we are looking for an inexpensive hotel for everyone to stay at that offers breakfast.
  • Meals-The following meals are provided:
    • Lunch will be provided Monday - Thursday
    • Dinner will be provided 2-3 times during the week
    • Snacks at the work site
  • Volunteer fee: $80 (paid directly to Rebuilding Together to cover insurance, logistics, a t-shirt and supplies)
Participants should plan to arrive in New Orleans by 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 28 for orientation. The project will conclude on Thursday, November 1. Partial weeks are allowed, but full-week participation is encouraged.

Have questions, suggestions or want to be part of the planning? Not quite ready to commit? E-mail us at zags.rebuild@gonzaga.edu for more information and to get the monthly update.

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