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The Big Event Project Sites

VOLUNTEERS SIGN-UP BELOW to REGISTER for THE BIG EVENT!

Notifications concerning the number of volunteers registered per project site will be emailed and followed up with a phone call a week or more in advance before The Big Event. The Big Event will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 9:00am to 1:00pm.

On the day of The Big Event, every project site will have waivers passed out by Project Site Leaders to be filled out by volunteers before the project begins. If your agency requires volunteers to sign a waiver/form of any kind when volunteering at your project site, it needs to be emailed to The Big Event Committee no later than February 16, 2015

Registration for projects begins March 3rd. Please note: If you sign up for a project and NEED TO SWITCH TO ANOTHER PROJECT, DO NOT re-register. Instead, email thebigevent@uta.edu or call 817-272-2963 to make this change.  See the Frequently Asked Question section for more details.

Click on the PROJECT SITE NAME to view project details and register

Indoor Projects

8 projects found.

Arlington Museum of Arts-Spring Cleaning

Arlington Museum of Arts
201 West Main, Arlington
Status: CLOSED

Family Place Resale Shop

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Family Place
11722 Marsh Lane, Suite 354, Dallas, TX
Status: OPEN

Heart Ball - America Heart Assn.

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

American Heart Association
1300 Houston Street, Forth Worth TX 76102
Status: OPEN

xArlington Public Library - Warehouse Inventory

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Arlington Public Library
709 N. Stadium, Arlington, Texas 76011
Status: CLOSED

xCatholic Charities-Nuestro Hogar

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Catholic Charities Fort Worth
709 Magnolia Street, Arlington TX, 76012
Status: CLOSED

xShadow Brook Learning Center

Shadow Brook Learning Center
2020 S. Cooper St. Arlington, TX 76013
Status: CLOSED

xSwift Elementary - Lounge Updates

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation

Swift Elementary
1101 South Fielder, Arlington
Status: CLOSED

xTarrant Area Food Bank

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Tarrant Area Food Bank
2600 Cullen St.,Fort Worth, TX,76107
Status: CLOSED

Outdoor Projects

26 projects found.

Anna Pettit Resident

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Resident
410 South Davis Dr., Arlington, TX
Status: OPEN

Mid Cities Care Corp #1

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Mid Cities Care Corp #1
Location for this site will be in the HEB, Haltom City and Richland Hill. Definite location will be made available to volunteers at least a week before The Big Event.
Status: OPEN

Mid Cities Care Corp #2

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Mid Cities Care Corp #2
Location for this site will be in the HEB, Haltom City and Richland Hill. Definite location will be made available to volunteers at least a week before The Big Event.
Status: OPEN

Mission Central - Village Garden

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Mission Central
521 West Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX, 76053
Status: OPEN

O.S. Gray Natural Area Park

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Friends of O.S. Gray - Arlington Park Dept.
2021 W. Abram St., Arlington, TX
Status: OPEN

River Legacy Park - Earth Day

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

River Legacy Living Science
703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX,76006
Status: OPEN

Serendipity Equine Haven

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Serendipity Equine Haven - Neighborhood Assoc.
2416 Canton Drive, Fort Worth TX 76112
Status: OPEN

Services of Hope

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Services of Hope
6540 Victoria Ave., Dallas TX 75209
Status: OPEN

The Parenting Center - Cleanup

The Parenting Center
2928 W 5th Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76107
Status: OPEN

Unity Park-Feed by Grace Ministry

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Unity Park
1401 East Presidio, Fort Worth, TX
Status: OPEN

White Rock Lake - Shoreline Spruce-Up

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

White Rock Lake
White Rock Lake Park, 1152 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218
Status: OPEN

xAdvocates for Special People - Gardening

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Advocates for Special People
1400B South Cooper St., Arlington, TX
Status: CLOSED

xAllan Saxe Fence Painting

Recommend for those who have transportation only.

Allan Saxe Park
3501 Curry Road., Arlington, TX
Status: CLOSED

xCommunity Gardens - UTA

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

UT Arlington Community Gardens
Corner of Summit Ave and UTA Blvd.
Status: CLOSED

xDeaver Park (GROUP ONLY)

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Deaver Park - Arlington Parks Dept.
5800 Kelly Elliot Road, Arlington TX,76017
Status: CLOSED

xFt. Worth Botanic Garden (GROUP ONLY)

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Ft. Worth Botanic Garden
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107,
Status: CLOSED

xMid Cities Care Corp #3

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Mid Cities Care Corp #3
Location for this site will be in the HEB, Haltom City and Richland Hill. Definite location will be made available to volunteers at least a week before The Big Event.
Status: CLOSED

xRandol Mill Park-Painting (GROUP ONLY)

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Randol Mill Park
1901 W. Randol Mill , Arlington TX 76012
Status: CLOSED

xSalvation Army - Mulching

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Salvation Army
712 W. Abram Street, Arlington, TX
Status: CLOSED

xSouthwest Nature Preserve

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Southwest Nature Preserve
5201 Bowman Spring Rd., Arlington, TX, 76017
Status: CLOSED

xThank You Celebration - CLEAN UP

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Thank You Celebration
300 West 1st Street, Arlington, TX; UTA at the UC Mall
Status: CLOSED

xThank You Celebration - HOSTING

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Thank You Celebration - HOSTING
300 West 1st Street, Arlington, TX; UTA at the UC Mall
Status: CLOSED

xThank You Celebration SET-UP

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Big Event - Thank You Celebration Set-up
300 West 1st Street, Arlington, TX; UTA at the UC Mall
Status: CLOSED

xThe Green at College Park (GROUP ONLY)

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

UTA Facitilies - Ground Dept.
Mitchell St. at Center St., Arlington TX behind College Park Center
Status: CLOSED

xUTA Compost Site

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

UTA Compost Site
500 Summit St., Arlington, TX
Status: CLOSED

xWhite Rock Lake - Shoreline Spruce-Up 1 (GROUP ONLY)

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

White Rock Lake
White Rock Lake Park, 1152 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218
Status: CLOSED

Indoor and Outdoor Projects

12 projects found.

Donation Dock-Community Storehouse

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Donation Dock
4640 Keller Hicks Road Fort Worth TX 76244
Status: OPEN

Donation Dock-Community Storehouse (GROUP ONLY)

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Donation Dock
4640 Keller Hicks Road Fort Worth TX 76244
Status: OPEN

xArlington Animal Services Center

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Arlington Animal Services
1000 S.E. Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington TX,76018
Status: CLOSED

xBoys & Girls Club - Beautification Project

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Boys & Girls Clug - East Branch
2011 Wynn Terrace, Arlington,TX,76010
Status: CLOSED

xChildren's Garden Gallery Hosts

Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Road, Dallas TX, 75218
Status: CLOSED

xGirls Inc. of Tarrant County - Community Fair

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

Girls Inc. of Tarrant County
2820 Matlock Road, Arlington TX, 76015
Status: CLOSED

xH.O.P.E. Tutoring Center-Cleanup

Recommended for those who have transportation only.

H.O.P.E. Tutoring Center, Inc.
2020 S. Collins Street, Arlington, TX 76010
Status: CLOSED

xIrving Animal Care Campus

City of Irving Animal Services
4140 Valley View Lane, Irving, Texas, 75038
Status: CLOSED

xMission Arlington

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Mission Arlington
210 W. South Street, Arlington TX
Status: CLOSED

xMission Arlington 1 (GROUP ONLY)

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Mission Arlington (GROUP ONLY)
210 W. South Street, Arlington TX
Status: CLOSED

xMission Arlington 2 (GROUP ONLY)

Walking distance from UT Arlington. Recommended if NO transportation.

Mission Arlington
210 W. South Street, Arlington TX
Status: CLOSED

xMission Arlington 3 (GROUP ONLY)

Mission Arlington
210 W. South Street, Arlington TX
Status: CLOSED