There is an immediate need for volunteers on the east coast. Why not make a difference over your spring break and be apart of a team of individuals who will play an active role in aiding members of the east coast community rebuild their lives. Apply by November 30th if you want to be a part of the experience. More information can be found here.
Hey everyone the Tennessee team is all put together now and here they are:
And of course your team leaders who are super excited Rex and Matt! We can’t wait to see all of the awesome things that are going to come out of this trip and we hope you are excited too!
Hello there internet readers! Brandon here, happy to introduce the mod squad that is our Miner Challenge 2011 New Orleans trip participants.
We’ve got a total of 12 happy student activists coming along for our funky philanthropic help fest.
They are, in no particular order,
Mohammed “Coolsville” Al Ayesh
David “Funkydory” Dotson
Chelsea “Motherlovin’” Eaglehard
Amber “Karate” Dobbs
Ally “Gettysburg” Nissen
Jacob “Turkey Burger” Robinette
Maddy “Rhymes with Orange” Rembold
I would also like to welcome aboard our new Co-Leader, Amanda “Lasagna” Cook, who is going to be helping me put together the final details for these last few weeks before we head out.
Well isn’t this all exciting!
-Brandon “Shoe Polish” Mikel
Check out the link below:
Last night we had our last pre-trip meeting. We spent the evening hanging out, eating good food, and talking about the specifics of our week in New Orleans. Only 9 more days before we leave!
Be sure to check out the latest pictures of what we’ve been up to.
On another note, thank you to all of the Miner Challenge donors and supporters! This trip would not be possible without you, and we look forward to sharing our trip with you!
Preparing for New Orleans
We are currently preparing for this year’s trip to New Orleans, Louisiana! On Sunday, March 28th, 28 students and 2 staff advisers will drive to New Orleans, LA to work with Rebuilding Together New Orleans. Check back here for on-going details.