Tar Heel Service Day 2020 – Contactless Service Projects

Check out what Carolina grads and friends around the world are doing for their Tar Heel Service Day Contactless Service Projects. Sign up your project to be added to the list. List will be updated on a bi-weekly basis.

Tar Heels who are willing to receive assistance or teach others about their project have provided contact information in the “to help with this project” column.

Search the table for the leader's name, city, state, date, club name or project you're looking for:

Name City State Sponsoring Carolina Club Date Brief Description To help with this project
Karen Conklin '98 Waxhaw NC Union County Carolina Club 10/17/2020 Donating to Ray of Hope Food Bank. Email
Pamela Elske-Leonetti '07 Hickory NC Foothills Carolina Club 10/12/2020 Sending cards to nursing or group homes. Email
Troy Simpson '18 West Chicago IL Chicago Carolina Club 10/17/2020 Packaging food for Chicago Food Depository N/A
Andrea Fereshteh '02 Pennington NJ N/A 10/11/2020 Donating blood & cleaning up local space. N/A
Dawn Cain-Fulp '86 Winston-Salem NC N/A 10/16/2020 Elementary School campus clean up. N/A
Adrianna Lopaczynski '18 Pittsburgh PA N/A 10/12/2020 Donating platelets through the American Red Cross. N/A
Nancy Tao '91 Coppell TX N/A 10/3/2020 Volunteering at Metrocrest ReSale. N/A
Jennifer Chandler '12 Apex NC N/A 10/16/2020 Holding virtual fundraising event for Me Fine Foundation. Email
Rebecca Miksch '04 Milwaukee WI N/A 10/16/2020 Donating blood. N/A
Lee Hinson '67 Morehead City NC N/A 10/11/2020 Clean up boardwalk waterfront. N/A
John Hines '‘97 Lewisburg OH N/A 10/16/2020 Distributing goodie bags to employees at local nursing home. Email
Trudy Gale '76 Salisbury NC N/A 10/14/2020 Improving the flower garden at local church. N/A
Holly  Johnson  '00 Sparks OK N/A 10/15/2020 Stocking the local community center. N/A
Mimi Tran '18 Chapel Hill NC N/A 10/17/2020 Volunteer to coach with Special Olympics athletes. Email
Johnny Carroll '79 Concord NC N/A 10/13/2020 My neighborhood will donate peanut butter to local ministry. N/A
Esther Wu  '‘12 Cerritos CA N/A 10/12/2020 Beach cleanup. Email
Lesley Stanford '80 Hillsborough  NC N/A 10/12/2020 Food delivery. N/A
Jeremy Anderson '18 Snow Hill NC N/A 10/15/2020 I will donate blood to the American Red Cross. N/A
Stephanie Henry '08 Cary NC N/A 10/17/2020 TBD N/A
Tami Hinton '86 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Deliver food to senior citizens at local apartment complex. N/A
Catherine  Clark  '‘75 Asheboro  NC  N/A 10/13/2020 Prepare and deliver meals to isolated individuals. N/A
Mary Laraine “Larry” Young Hines '71 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Collect goods and donate to local veteran’s food pantry. N/A
Jacky Pence '83 College Station TX N/A 10/17/2020 Yard cleanup for area seniors. N/A
Hannah Cope '07 Auckland NZ N/A 10/18/2020 Making lunches for local school children in need. Email
Kathryn Cole '08 Henderson NC N/A 10/13/2020 Preparing and distributing emergency food boxes. N/A
Victoria Castor '88 Hampstead NC N/A 10/14/2020 Volunteer with local Meals on Wheels. N/A
Andrew Yeh '03 Peachtree Corners GA N/A 10/17/2020 Teach basic skills tennis to local children. N/A
Eugenia (Genia)  Kornegay '84 Mount Pleasant SC N/A 10/14/2020 Assist with orders for foster care children. Email 1KORNEGAY@BELLSOUTH.NET
Kelly Anderson Yaeger '95 Fuquay-Varina NC N/A 10/12/2020 Cutting and sewing masks for students and teachers. N/A
Heather Mumaw '08 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Supply drive for SPCA of Wake County. Email
Aaron Brothers '68 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Working in church community garden. Email
Nicole Mazzei-Williams '99 Laurel MD N/A 10/14/2020 Sorting food donations and supplies for community. Email
Jennifer Wouters '98 Charlotte NC N/A 10/14/2020 Sorting and packing food bank donations. N/A
S Weldon Brown '‘65 Chapel Hill NC N/A 10/12/2020 Clean up campus. N/A
Pamela Brothers '69 Raleigh NC N/A 10/13/2020 Harvest & plant veggies at local community garden. N/A
Ruth Ethridge '75 Gibsonville NC N/A 10/12/2020 Donate food to local food pantry. N/A
Ruth Ethridge '75 Gibsonville NC N/A 10/14/2020 Clean up my local neighborhood. N/A
Ruth Ethridge '75 Gibsonville NC N/A 10/15/2020 Crochet red scarves for cardiac patients. N/A
Anne Bleyman '89 Chapel Hill NC N/A 10/17/2020 Food drive for non-perishable items. N/A
Margaret Essig '06 Oak Lawn IL Chicago Carolina Club 10/12/2020 Donate to my local food drive and spread word. N/A
Elizabeth DeFiglio '70 Poughkeepsie NY N/A 10/16/2020 Make desserts for local soup kitchen. N/A
Councilette Sherard '86 Chicopee MA  N/A 10/17/2020 Donation delivery to local salvation army. N/A
Jenna Stirling '‘04 Apex NC N/A 10/17/2020 Prepare food for local children experiencing food insecurity. N/A
Amy Belflower Thomas '21 Zebulon NC N/A 10/16/2020 Assist in packing/sorting food for local food bank. N/A
Andrew Jobe '‘84 Duncan SC N/A 10/16/2020 Cut grass and clean up at local masonic lodge. N/A
Janis Byers '81 Shelby NC N/A 10/12/2020 Sew masks for employees at local nursing center. N/A
Scott Barfield '93 Decatur GA N/A 10/17/2020 Improve planters and plant flowers outside local schools. N/A
Denise Roper '87 Knoxville TN N/A 10/17/2020 Make masks for zoo employees and volunteers. N/A
Candice  Potter  '07 Trenton  NC N/A 10/15/2020 Improve space within my own community. N/A
Harry Gellis '61 Midlothian VA N/A 10/18/2020 Walk for Alzheimer’s awareness. Email
Lara Nester '‘89 Winston-Salem  NC N/A 10/12/2020 Review resumes and complete practice interviews for UNC students. Email
Robin Arning '82 & '95 Burlington NC N/A 10/10/2020 Deliver baked goods to essential workers. N/A
Ann Brewster '04 Durham NC N/A 10/12/2020 Gather furniture and household goods to donate to TROSA. N/A
Shelby Sugierski '14 Raleigh NC N/A 10/15/2020 Assisting at early voting sites. Email
MC Hartley '‘98, ‘10 Seagrove  NC N/A 10/17/2020 Bring snacks to YMCA soccer volunteer coaches N/A
Shelley Belk '82 Raleigh NC N/A 10/11/2020 Raise funds for mental illness research at UNC. Email 
Lisa Duck '98 Greensboro NC N/A 10/12/2020 Packaging food boxes to address food insecurity. N/A
Meghann Van Horne '03 Aldie VA N/A 10/12/2020 Improve local trails. N/A
Mary  Clifford  '84 Westfield  NJ N/A 10/13/2020 Donating supplies to local food pantry.  N/A
Stephanie Cromwell '‘92 Boulder CO N/A 10/17/2020 Collecting coats to support families in need. N/A
David O'Brien '83 Stacy NC N/A 10/17/2020 Clean up area around Smyrna Creek/Jarrett Bay. Email
Johnny Carroll '79 Concord NC N/A 10/17/2020 Delivering food to families in need. N/A
Lee Berger '1971 Franklin NC 10/12/2020 Plan for story walk at local library. Email
Betsy Faucette  '60 ‘62 Birmingham  AL N/A 10/13/2020 Preparing meals for those in need. Email
Mary E. Daniel '74 Pittsboro NC N/A 10/17/2020 Roadside clean up. N/A
Jim and Elaine  Trotter '84 Sunset Beach NC N/A 10/12/2020 Walk for Alzheimer’s awareness. N/A
Rickey Oakes '75 Boonville NC N/A 10/12/2020 Installing birdhouse in local community. N/A
Marsha Moore '02 Battleboro NC N/A 10/17/2020 Clean up local town park. N/A
Lisa Clouse '‘83 Charlotte NC N/A 10/17/2020 Decorate entrance to local church. N/A
Shannon Crupi '95 Cumming GA N/A 10/17/2020 Make masks for community members. N/A
Melissa Gibbs '91 Raleigh NC N/A 10/18/2020 Painting kindness rock for trails in local community. N/A
Debbie '84 and Gary '82 Williams ' Oak Ridge NC N/A 10/12/2010 Making food donations to local food bank. N/A
Kristen Khoury '19 Virginia Beach VA N/A 10/11/2020 Food sorting and quality control. Email
Deirdre Fortson '96 (MBA) Mt Pleasant SC N/A 10/14/2020 Packing supplies for children in need.  N/A
Laurie Willis '86 McLeansville NC N/A 10/12/2020 Donating towels/linens to local family shelter. N/A
Marion Horton '90 Knightdale NC N/A 10/12/2020 Clean up local beach area. N/A
Louise McNutt Brazitis '11 Austin TX N/A 10/14/2020 Donate pumpkins for pumpkin patch for foster children. Email
Elaine Christopher '84 Atlanta GA N/A 10/17/2020 Roadside clean up. N/A
Diane Marie St. George '98 Olney MD N/A 10/17/2020 Provide tutoring in math. N/A
William  Rollins  '69 Edenton  NC N/A 10/12/2020 Delivering Meals on Wheels. N/A
Ann Freeman '‘82 Jacksonville FL N/A 10/12/2020 Sew pillowcases for children with cancer. N/A
Betsy  Via  '‘87 Chapel Hill  NC N/A 10/16/2020 Donate blood. N/A
Nicole Robertson '19 Hillsborough NC N/A 10/12/2020 Donate funds to local food pantry. N/A
Teri Medina '06 Fayetteville NC N/A 10/17/2020 Donate blood. N/A
Wendy Rietvelt '92 Raleigh  NC N/A 10/12/2020 Collect Holiday gifts for children in need. N/A
Melanie  Fitzgerald  '96 Clemmons  NC N/A 10/16/2020 Provide food for those in need.  N/A
Thomas Elders '18 Carlsbad CA N/A 10/12/2020 Trash pick-up in local community. N/A
Andrea Fulghum '93 Landis NC N/A 10/10/2020 Gathering clothing donations. N/A
Karen Conklin '98 Waxhaw NC Union County Carolina Club 10/17/2020 Food drive for local pantry. Email
Cheralyn Lambeth '89 Charlotte NC N/A 10/12/2020 Making 100 cloth face masks. Email
Akehia Jerkins '05 Mebane NC N/A 10/16/2020 Make cards of appreciation for local first responders. N/A
Marian Knotts '19 Nashville  TN N/A 10/17/2020 Local park clean up, bring supplies to mural painters. N/A
Sharon House '13 Chapel Hill NC N/A 10/15/2020 Cooking meals for homebound persons. N/A
Margaret Viser '71 Cary NC N/A 10/16/2020 Donate blood. N/A
Barbareta McGill '81/'87 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Crochet blankets for those in need. N/A
Michael Boner '75 Durham NC N/A 10/14/2020 Pick up blood donation. N/A
Betsy Olive '77 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Yard work for elderly neighbors. N/A
Beth Holley ' Jacksonville  FL Jacksonville Carolina Club 10/12/2020 Raising money to support local pantry. Email
David Mayer '94 Seattle WA Seattle Carolina Club 10/12/2020 Donating toiletries to support those effected by wildfires. N/A
Andrew J. Reynolds '09 Greensboro NC  N/A 10/17/2020 Email
Pira Panitpon '08 Bangkok Bangkok N/A 10/10/2020 Convert storage space to learning space.  Email
Natalie Strom ' Southern Pines NC N/A 10/12/2020 Collect donations for local animal shelter. Email
Whitney Bridges '95 Charleston SC Charleston Carolina Club 10/12/2020 Collecting donations to support local home for children. Email
Emily Scott '01 Raleigh NC N/A 10/12/2020 Donating blood N/A
Laurie Hayes '‘94 Sanford  NC N/A 11/12/2020 Baby hats knitted for the NICU N/A
Earlene Gentry '71 Pelham NC Cairo (Egypt) Carolina Club 10/9/2020 Distribuiting clothes and other goods to those in need. Email
Cortney Pagano '98 Healdsburg  CA N/A 10/13/2020 Delivering lunch to wildfire base camp. N/A
Lora Owen '94 Salisbury NC N/A 10/17/2020 Raise funds for a local animal sanctuary. N/A
Robert Coles '87 Cary NC N/A 10/14/2020 Volunteering at local soup kitchen. N/A
Amy Williams '93 Oxford NC N/A 10/12/2020 Making donations to local food bank. N/A
Elise  McGlothian '‘16 Virginia Beach VA  N/A 10/13/2020 Transcribing historical documents for the Smithsonian. Email
Jabari Jerkins '06 Mebane NC N/A 10/15/2020 Clean up trash on Haw River trails. N/A
Virginia  Rowe  '89 Gastonia  NC Gaston County Carolina Club 10/16/2020 Collect canned goods for Crisis Assistance Ministries. Email
Michael Pollock '04 Durham NC N/A 10/16/2020 Trash clean up at local rivers.  Email