Urbana High School junior Jessica Yessi takes information from Raquel Carbajal from Society Hooved Animals' Rescue Emergency, Dewy, during a volunteer fair for students beginning at 2:30 p.m. in the commons area. The goal is to give students an opportunity to volunteer in the community, just as many community members volunteer in the school.
Urbana – The first ever Urbana High School Volunteer Fair is set for Tuesday, October 29, 2013. The fair will take place in the UHS Commons from 2:26 pm to 4:00 pm and is open to students of all grade levels at the high school.
Students are encouraged to attend the fair to find out about great volunteer opportunities that exist within UHS, the Urbana School District, and the community at large. Over fourteen volunteer clubs and organizations from throughout Urbana-Champaign area will be represented. One of the fair’s organizers, Lori Ellinger, said she hopes this will turn into an annual event for the school. Tuesday Oct. 29, 2013.