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The Big Event at KU

Big Event Volunteers wokring in the Lawrence community

The Big Event connects the KU campus with the Lawrence community by recruiting thousands of students, faculty and staff volunteers to work at hundreds of local job sites during one day of service. Big Event volunteers provide a helping hand to Lawrence residents by completing projects in their neighborhoods.

Contact Information:

The Big Event at KU
Kansas Union, room #444
1301 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045

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