Palm Beach County Heart Walk
FAU has teamed up with the Palm Beach County Chapter of the American Heart Association, and is looking for students, faculty, and staff to be part of our team and represent FAU at the Walk, on Saturday, November 18th at the Meyer Amphitheater in West Palm Beach. Transportation is provided to and from FAU, and the day will go as follows:
7:15 a.m. Meet in front of the FAU Student Union and depart for West Palm Beach
8:00 a.m. Check-In Begins
9:00 a.m. Walk starts (the walk is approximately 3.1 miles, or the length of a 5K)
11:30 a.m. Meet to travel back to FAU
12:00 p.m. Arrive back at the FAU Student Union
In order to get a headcount, we are asking everyone that is interested to complete our registration form. Please email Aaron Hackman at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (561) 297-2696 with any questions! We hope to see you there!
For more information on the walk itself from the American Heart Association, please visit our team page here.
What is Volunteering?
Volunteering is the actions taken to meet needs of others and better the community as a whole.
- Establish community relationships with many organizations
- Make a difference in your community
- Have hours recorded on your transcripts for future employers, and/or professional or graduate school applications
- Meet new people
- Explore Careers
- Gain experience in your career field
- Become eligible for nationwide scholarships and on-campus awards
- Create memories with friends and make someone happy
Recording Volunteer Hours
Volunteer hours are logged through NobleHour. CLICK HERE to access the NobleHour guides for steps on creating an account and submitting your service hours. All submitted and verified service hours via NobleHour will be reported to the Registrar's office for posting to your official transcript - a benefit for your future employment or professional/graduate school enrollment.