Tar Heel Service Day

#ServeCarolina With Us Oct. 7-16

Get ready to roll up your sleeves and #ServeCarolina, Oct. 7-16. Serve with a Carolina Club, meet up with friends or serve individually by delivering meals to those in need, cleaning up a shared outdoor space and more (view 100 ideas). You’ll do good, spread kindness with Heels and be mailed a thank you gift. It’s easy, 1) Sign up to serve any day you choose, Oct. 7-16, 2) Wear your Carolina blue while serving and tag us in your photos, @UNCGAA and #ServeCarolina and 3) We’ll mail you a thank you gift.

Take a look back on 2021 by the numbers: 338 Carolina alumni and friends served a grand total of 1,281 hours, and 236 Tar Heels laced up for the Tar Heel Service Day 5k in honor of University Day on Oct. 12. #UNCAlumni rolled up their sleeves in 21 states and two countries. Thank you to all who helped further the mission of the University through service and giving in local communities and beyond. We showed the world what an incredible impact Tar Heels can make, and we are proud to be a part of the Carolina community.

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'22 Service Day Projects With Carolina Clubs

Atlanta Carolina Club: Saturday, Oct. 15, During UNC vs. Duke Game Watch

Baltimore Carolina Club: Saturday, Oct. 8, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Cairo (Egypt) Carolina Club: Saturday, Oct. 8, 2 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Charlotte Carolina Club: Saturday, Oct. 15, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Foothills Carolina Club: Wednesday, Oct. 12, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Greensboro Carolina Club:  Saturday, Oct.15, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Jacksonville Carolina Club: Donations collected for B.E.A.M.

Los Angeles Carolina Club:  Saturday, Oct. 15, During UNC vs. Duke Game Watch

Nashville Carolina Club:  Saturday, Oct. 8, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

New York Carolina Club — Saturday, Oct. 15, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Richmond Carolina Club — Sunday, Oct. 9, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Winston-Salem Carolina Club: Friday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

'22 Service Day Projects With Individuals

Chapel Hill, N.C.: Wednesday, Oct. 12: Cobweb removal on windows of campus buildings. Email for more information on this project.

Salisbury, N.C.: Saturday, Oct.8, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Collect aluminum cans for Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary, which in turn will all be put together and sold at a local recycling buyer. The money will be donated to Faithful Friends to pay for vet bills for the animals under their care who are available for adoption. Also, plan to spruce up the dog walking trails by putting mulch out. Email for more information on this project.

Olney, MD: Assembling personal hygiene kits for low-income families for Small Things Matter.

Minneapolis, MN: Feeding others at Work3rd homeless shelter and providing some entertainment with prizes.

Learn more about what Carolina is doing in public service and engagement throughout the year. Check out the Carolina Center for Public Service’s website, or follow along with them on Facebook.

Point of Contact

Marcie Leemore '99
Director of Enrichment Programs
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Marcie relocated from her hometown of Atlanta to serve as director of enrichment programs. She enjoys walking trails, dance fitness, warm vacations and bargain shopping. Marcie is a self-proclaimed food and beverage connoisseur, and you’ll often find her baking or cooking. When traveling, Marcie always finds a given city’s favorite local restaurants. Ask Marcie her favorite foodie recommendations, because they are always spot on.