Viva Volunteer

student volunteers

Make a Difference Day is the largest day of community service each year, where millions of individuals across the world take the opportunity to serve and give back to their communities.

See photos from Viva Volunteer 2014 on the OSV's Facebook page.

Viva Volunteer

8am-1pm, October 24, 2015

Student Organization capacity has been met. Students still interested in participating in Viva Volunteer may register as individuals in early October when general/individual registration opens.


Viva 2014 at a Glance

409 Volunteers

31 Site Leaders

31 Responsible University Officials

24 Participating Agencies

26 Project Sites

2,045 Volunteer Hours Served

$47,853.00 Saved by Agencies

General Registration

Viva Volunteer general registration is now closed. All spots are full. For other service opportunities hosted by the OSV, please see our Events page.


Viva 2015 Participating Agencies

Chase's Place
City of Plano—Animal Shelter
City of Richardson—Animal Shelter
City of Richardson—Community Services
Creative Arts Center of Dallas
Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Children’s Theater
Foster Kids Charity

Foundation for C.H.O.I.C.E.
Genesis Children’s Theater
Goodwill Industries of Dallas-Garland
Goodwill Industries of Dallas-Plano
Jonathan's Place
Literacy Instruction For Texas (L.I.F.T.)
Mi Escuelita Preschool
My Possibilities
NETWORK of Richardson

Rebuilding Together Greater Dallas
Richardson Boys and Girls Club
Richardson Family YMCA
Texas Trees Foundation
The Warren Center
UTD Community Garden
UTD Office of Sustainability
Voice of Hope Ministries