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Volunteer for the Yam Jam

Community service event on Friday Sept. 23 Easy way to earn service hours and help distribute sweet potatoes to local food pantries

We are looking for volunteers for the Yam Jam🍠 on Friday, September 23, 2022 from 7am-1pm on campus at the Intramural Fields. Student volunteers are needed to help sort, package, and distribute sweet potatoes to local food pantries! 

We would prefer students to sign up in 2 hour shifts, however recognize that it may not be feasible with your schedule. Please sign up for whatever time will work best for you! The 7am-9am group will be unloading, sorting, and packaging sweet potatoes into bags for easy pickup by the food pantries. The 9am-11am group will be helping with distribution, and creating additional bags if needed. The 11am-1pm group will assist with distribution and cleanup.

Breakfast refreshments will be provided! Please wear closed toe shoes. 

Please come help out our food pantries, and get your service hours out of the way while having fun! If you have any questions please reach out to Jillian Morrison at

Sign up at the following link: