DOC Deadline Looms for 2024

Projects submitted by July 12th will be entered into the early bird drawing, in which one agency will receive a $500 stipend instead of the standard $100 stipend. DOC deadline looms for 2024>>>

Step 1. Block the days on your organization calendar for the entire agency. Days of Caring is November 1st and 2nd

Step 2. Review the Days of Caring Project Submission Best Practices Guide discuss your final project ideas with other departments as required- fund development, programs, finance, or administration. Gather support and buy-in.

Step 3. Submit a Days of Caring Project  at the *Brand NEW Special Days of Caring Golden Link 2024>>>

  • *IMPORTANT – ALL Days of Caring project must use the above link.  Even if you have an existing account on the UW Volunteer website, you need to use that link.
  • The required DOC – Organization Release and Waiver of Liability will be included in your online project submission, but may a copy of the form may be downloaded for your review.

Step 4. Request Certificate of Liability naming Days of Caring November 2024 as additionally insured.  COI- sample. Please note, this sample says Days of Caring October 2017; however, your COI must have Days of Caring November 2024 listed. If not, they will ask for another copy.

Step 5. Complete a Days of Caring Stipend Agreement (if you are requesting one).

Step 6. Prepare to spread the word. Volunteers can begin registering for projects on September 6th, sponsors will have exclusive access to project selection beginning August 26th.

*PLEASE NOTE: If you would like Eller College students to adopt your project, you will need to adhere to their given timeframe of 10am-1pm.  Eller College reviews all projects and selects those that are appropriate for students based on skill and proximity to the University.

Project Submission:

Project Submission Opens: June 10th
Early Bird Special Ends: July 12th
Project Submission Ends: August 16th