Jump Start

NSOCO Schedule

The NSOCO student leadership team has designed a diverse group of service activities to fill each day. In addition to serving in the community, there will be time every day when all three Jump Start programs join together for meals and evening activities. 

Saturday, August 16
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Check - In
Willamette Campus

Check in will be from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. During this time, participants will drop their belongings off in their room, take a photo for their student ID, and spend some time getting to know the leaders and other NSOCO participants.

12:45 - 1:30 p.m.Student Lunch
Willamette Campus
1:30 - 5:00 p.m.Team Building and Volunteer Work
Potential sites include: Service-to-go project, Easter Seals, Rainbow Youth Center, HOME Youth Center
Sunday, August 17
All DayLocal Organization Service
Salem area

Participants will start their week of service in the Salem community by working with a local organization. 

Potential sites include Potluck in the Park, food banks, youth centers.

Monday, August 18
All DayCommunity Organization Service
Salem area

Participants will work with other community organizations throughout the Salem area. Sites to be determined.

Potential site and activity: Oregon Coast Beach Clean Up

Tuesday, August 19
All DayCommunity Organization Service
Salem area

Participants will work with community organizations throughout the Salem area. Sites to be determined.

Potential sites include: Retirement centers, Willamette Humane Society, Animal Sanctuary, Backpack Project.

Wednesday, August 20
All Day4-H Center Day

Sleep in and relaxing day at the 4-H Center

Ropes course challenge

Thursday, August 21
10:00 a.m.Opening Days Activities
Willamette Campus

Participants will be back on campus for Opening Days activities at 10:00 a.m.

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