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Ends January 31, 2015, 5:00 AM
We are seeking a group - company, organization, club, etc - to help us with a one-time half-day project.
About Bay Area Wilderness Trainig (BAWT):
Our mission is to create opportunities for youth in the San Francisco Bay Area to experience wilderness first hand. To achieve our mission, we train teachers and youth workers, provide free outdoor gear loans, give financial support, and foster community collaboration.
Since 1999, we have reached more than 33,000 youth and continue to expand our impact. In 2013 alone, our programs touched the lives of more than 7,200 under-served and under-represented youth by empowering teachers and youth workers with the training, confidence, equipment, and tools to bring their groups into the outdoors and provide enriched learning experiences.
This means that we have a lot of sleeping bags - over 350 in our Oakland Gear Library alone! Doing a sleeping bag wash with BAWT is a great way to build group identity and relationships for companies, divisions, and other non-profits. We can accomodate groups between about 5-15 individuals. Dates for this opportunity are flexible, but we need these bags washed and ready before our Spring camping season picks up in late February. We have an office and warehouse from which we will transport the sleeping bags 3.5 blocks down the street to a laundromat.
Did you know? Washing sleeping bags periodically is not only necessary for good hygeine, it increases the loft and warmth of the bag. Contact us to setup a sleeping bag wash and help get youth outdoors.
For more information about BAWT, visit www.bawt.org, or email us at email@example.com.
Ends January 31, 2015, 8:00 AM
We cordially invite prospective students to visit Penn GSE to participate in our small group information sessions, led by admissions and financial aid staff held at 10:30am on select Mondays and Fridays throughout the academic year.
Current student-led campus tours will follow the sessions at 11:00am when school is in session in the fall and spring with the exception of winter and spring breaks. For a self-guided tour, click here.
For more information, view our academic calendar.
Sessions will be held in the Graduate School of Education building located at 3700 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, 19104.
Visitors should sign in with the security desk at the first floor main entrance and then check in at the admissions reception area on the 2nd floor.
Starts January 30, 2015, 3:30 PM
Intrepid Hospice is interested in hosting a free, community education workshop, at its Indianapolis location, in January, 2015. For scheduling purposes, this message is being sent out to determine level of interest. If you would be interested in attending, please reply through Idealist along with your contact information. The workshop should only be approximately two hours with light refreshments served. We hope you will reply with interest in this event.
Starts January 30, 2015, 3:00 PM