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Volunteers & Donors Needed for Project Connect 2012


Volunteers & Donors Needed for Project Connect 2012 

Project Connect Logo - 2011
Project Connect is a one-day, one-stop center to provide people experiencing-or at risk of experiencing-homelessness with a
broad range of services including housing, employment, health and dental care, mental health care, veterans' and social service benefits, legal services, and more. The event is a key strategy of
the Orange County Partnership to End HomelessnessIn 2011, we served 239 guests. Since the first event in 2007, we have served over 900 guests.



Thurs, October 11, 2012
9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Hargraves Community Ctr.
216 N. Roberson St.
Chapel Hill 
Visit our website for complete details:


Volunteer positions are available for all schedules, abilities, and interests. You can volunteer on the day of the event or the evening before for set-up. Shifts are 2 1/2 hours long. Spanish speakers are especially needed! For questions contact Volunteer Coordinators Megan & Amy at


Project Connect is possible because of the generosity of the entire community. Monetary donations are graciously accepted and will go towards event costs such as equipment rentals, stipends to service providers, office supplies. 
The entire event is operated on donations - there is no cost to any local government. All expenses and services are completely donated.


  • Forward this email to friends, family and coworkers. Encourage them to get involved and volunteer with you! 
  • Post a link to our website ( on your Facebook page, Twitter, or blog. Share the message that together we can end homelessness in our community!
  • Include information about Project Connect on your neighborhood, church, or office listserv.
  • Invite a Project Coordinator to come and talk to your church, office, or business about how to get involved.

CHDP Logo 2011
The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership is working to bring the resources of the Town, University and downtown community together to maintain, enhance and promote downtown as the social, cultural, and spiritual center of Chapel Hill through economic development. Contact Meg McGurk at 919-967-9440 or 


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