Call for Volunteers: Football Game Day Challenge September 30 | Sustainability | Kent State University

Call for Volunteers: Football Game Day Challenge September 30

Dix Stadium

FOOTBALL GAME DAY CHALLENGE SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 VS UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO Call for Volunteers at Kent State University Game Day Challenge! Do you like football? Are you committed to reducing landfill waste? The Kent State University Office of Sustainability is RECRUITING volunteers to educate fans on what can be recycled, hand out recycling bags and collect recyclables. Help out the planet while rooting on the Golden Flashes at GAME DAY CHALLENGE! Can we have the highest recycling rate compared to ANY other college or university in game day challenge? We need your help!

Game start time is not known due to being filmed for TV and as a result shift times are not known yet. Game time and shift times will be determined by September 19. An email will be sent to volunteers on September 20 about shift times and meeting locations. A final email reminder will be sent to volunteers September 20 about parking and meeting locations.

Shift 1 Tailgating Shift time: 2 hours Volunteers will be patrolling the area around 20 recycling bins in the tailgating area. Duties include: encouraging tailgating fans to recycle, handing out blue bags to fans, and collecting recyclables in blue bags.

Shift 2 In Stadium During the Game Shift time: 2 hours Volunteers will be stationed at trash/recycle bins near concessions, front gates, and throughout the stadium. Duties include: helping fans understand what they can recycle near the bins, encouraging fans to recycle, and collecting recyclables.

Shift 3 In Stadium During and After the Game Shift time 1.5 hours  At the end of the game, duties include: collecting recyclables from the seating area after the game.

If you're interested in volunteering please fill out the volunteer form below by September 19. Volunteers will be emailed reminders about start time, meeting locations, and free volunteer parking. Sign up to volunteer using the form here: https://www.kent.edu/sustainability/game-day-challenge