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Make Change, Change Lives: Join UGN for Day of Caring on September 16th

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Aug 26, 2016
by Nikki Russell

You are invited to join United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County (UGN) to celebrate our community's spirit of volunteerism during the sixth Annual Day of Caring on September 16th and 17th. During this two-day volunteer event, you help UGN kick-off the UGN 2016 Fall Fund Drive, while accomplishing a much needed project for one of our local nonprofit organizations or community groups.

Many of our Jefferson County nonprofit organizations depend on volunteers to carry out their missions.  Volunteers donate time and talent to deliver services and programs, raise  funds, assist with administration and operations for our nonprofits and public agencies.  For Day of Caring, UGN matches local businesses and community members with nonprofit organizations seeking help with a specific task or project. Your contribution of time helps build a thriving community for all in Jefferson County.  Come and celebrate the spirit of volunteerism! You can sign up as an individual and join a project or sign up your team up for a project!

Yes!  I'd like to REGISTER for a Day of Caring project.


The Day's Activities:

8:30-9:00              Day of Caring Kick-off Celebration at the Cotton Building, Downtown Port Townsend

  • Day of Caring proclamation
  • Introducing the 2016 UGN Campaign Chair
  • UGN Fall Fund Drive Kick-off
  • United Good Neighbor Award presentation
  • Review of Day of Caring projects

9:30-1pm           Day of Caring Projects

  • Groups will be helping organizations to complete projects ranging from jobs painting, grounds cleanup, or clerical work.


How Do I Register for a Project?

  • Click "View Details" on the projects listed below to review project details
  • Register for your desired project, by click "respond" on the project details page
  • To sign up as a team, click the "people" icon next to "respond"
  • For registration assistance, contact Emily Henry at