Association Office Professionals
Association Office Professionals
Contact one of the following:
Jennifer Lewis, USM AOP Community Service Chair
Cathy Ventura, Community Service Member
Karen Shaw, USM AOP Gulf Coast Co-Coordinator and Community Service Member
Mary Maner, USM AOP Gulf Coast Co-Coordinator and Community Service Member
The Eagle's Nest Food Pantry
The Eagle's Nest Food Pantry needs volunteers Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and some Tuesdays. Email jennifer.lewisFREEMississippi for the Doodle poll to sign up. For more information, see The Eagles Nest Food Pantry webpage.
The Pantry also needs donations. To find out what items are needed and how to donate- please see https://www.usm.edu/social-work/eagles-nest-food-pantry.php
The Pantry is also in need of recycled grocery bags.
Produce Picking at the Kelley Settlement
Every 2 days individuals go at around sunrise to pick produce that is delivered to local pantries, including the Eagle's Nest Food Pantry. If you are interested in participating, contact James%20Skinner.
The Mylo Foundation
The Mylo Foundation a dog rescue organization that saves dogs from shelters on the Coast including the kill-shelters is in need of volunteers in the areas of social media, networking and fundraising. If interested, fill out the application using the link below
Fosters are always needed. To foster, fill out the Foster Application.
To see dogs needing foster, check out the Mylo Facebook.
Hub City Humane Society
Hub City Humane Society rescues hundreds of dogs each year and finds them homes. Volunteers are needed to help dogs who will be transported to areas where they are at an increased likelihood of finding a home. Fosters are also needed. The shelter is also in need of donations- see the following link-Hub City Humane Society Amazon wish list.
To help them raise money, download WoofTrax and select Hub City Humane as your charity.
Southern Pines Animal Shelter
Southern Pines Animal Shelter conducts transports across the country. They are needing drivers aged 21 or older who have a valid drivers license. Contact their volunteer coordinator for additional information.
During this pandemic, our students especially our international students are struggling. If you would like to be notified of opportunities to help, please email jennifer.lewisFREEMississippi
Volunteer to help at events. To find out more, see the Lake Thoreau webpage.
List of Past Volunteer Events (2019-2020)
Southern Miss Comcast Golf Classic
Location: Canebrake Country Club
Description: Each year, the tournament raises funds for more than 30 scholarships and stipends to benefit Southern Miss students. Your help is needed to make this year’s event a success.
Eagle's Nest Food Pantry Donation Drive
October 14th through October 24th.
Join the USM Association of Office Professionals in helping stock the Eagle’s Nest Food Pantry.
Items needed include:
Donation boxes in Hattiesburg are located in the following locations:
Barnes and Noble Bookstore (1st floor by registers)
Century Park North (1st floor lobby)
Cook Library (1st floor lobby)
International Building (1st floor inside Einstein Brother’s Bagels/Zoca)
Liberal Arts Building (1st floor lobby)
Moffitt Health Center (lobby)
Payne Center (lobby)
Scianna Hall (1st floor)
Wilber Hall (1st floor lobby)
Donation boxes on the Gulf Park Campus are located in the following locations:
Fleming Education Center (near the 1st floor elevator)
Gulf Coast Library (1st floor lobby)
Hardy Hall (near the One Stop)
For more information about the pantry, see https://www.usm.edu/social-work/eagles-nest-food-pantry.php
To donate to the Pantry's Amazon wishlist- use the link below- https://amzn.to/2qNmsnc
Interested in Joining Our Committee- Email our Chair, Jennifer%20Lewis
Need Our Help
If you have a community service event you would like our committee to help staff or need help publicizing your community service, let us know. We are here to help each other.