Due to COVID-19 we are still in the process of planning the SLS program for August. The dates will stay the same, August 21-24, but the service opportunities may change. Please keep checking back for more updates. We look forward to having you in the SLS program!

Saturday, August 21st

9:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Mail Center Hours, Putnam University Center

The mail center will be open for students to pick up any packages or mail they may have had delivered to campus. 

Noon
Lunch
1:30pm
Service-to-go project on-campus: Shangri-La

Annual Report packaging and labeling for an organization that provides services, programs, and assistance to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs).

3:30pm
Expectations and Goal Setting
4:00pm
Icebreakers
5:30pm
Dinner, Goudy
6:30pm
Campus Tour and Movie Night

Sunday, August 22nd

8:00am
Breakfast, Goudy

Meet in Eastside at 7:45am

9:30am - Noon
Horses of Hope

Short presentation, site and trail maintenance, HoH provides therapeutic horseback riding sessions for people with all sorts of differing abilities.

Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm
HOME Youth & Resource Center Taylor’s House Service

Site maintenance and beautification projects.

4:30pm
Reflection
5:30pm
Dinner, Goudy
6:30pm
Game Night!

Monday, August 23rd

8:00am
Breakfast, Goudy

Meet Eastside at 7:45am

9:00am
Salem Harvest

Harvesting “imperfect” produce or extra produce from a nearby Farm. You get to keep some if you want!

Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Marion Polk Food Share

Repackaging bulk food donations into family-sized portions.

4:30pm
Reflection
5:30pm
Dinner, Goudy
6:30pm
Campus Treasure Hunt

Tuesday, August 24th

9:00am
Breakfast, Goudy

Meet Eastside at 8:45am

10:30am - 12:30pm
Zena Farm & Forest

Tour, site maintenance, building projects, possible mulching.

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Lunch
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sustainability Workshop and Zena Hike
4:30pm
Reflection
5:30pm
Dinner, Goudy
7:00pm
Closing Ceremony

Wednesday, August 25th

8:00am
Breakfast and Final Goodbyes

This schedule is subject to change throughout the summer as programming is finalized. Once you have registered for the program, you will receive regular email communication from our staff with updated information about the schedule and other important details.

Willamette University

Jump Start

Address
Putnam University Center, Second Floor
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
Phone
503-370-6447 voice
503-370-6407 fax

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