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Sign Up Today for a Winter Break Trip!

Applications are out now for our 2017 Winter Break Trips! Travel to Nicaragua to work with Outreach360 and their Global Youth Empowerment Program.  Or work with Ubelong in Ecuador for a trip focused on Environmentalism.  Both Winter Break trips will be from December 31, 2016 – January 8th, 2017.  Check out the “Where We Go” page for more information on both trips!

Apply here today!

Attend Our First Annual Compass Gala!

We are so excited to finally be able to announce that our first annual UK ASB Compass Gala will be taking place on Friday, April 29th at 7pm at Spring Valley Golf Club. This dinner and silent auction is an opportunity for members of the UKASB community, the Lexington community, and beyond to come together to celebrate a successful year of service and to raise funds to enable us to continue to serve in the future. Tickets are on sale now for $25 each and can be purchased online or in person at the UK Ticket Center at 106 Bowman’s Den.
We are excited to let the community know what UK ASB is all about, so feel free to invite friends, family, or anyone else you think of who would be interested in having a great time in support of our organization. Semiformal to formal dress is encouraged, but not required.
If you have any questions, feel free to send an email to Heath at fundraising@ukasb.org.
 
Buy Gala Tickets here!
 

UK ASB Leadership Opportunities!

 
Hello!
UK Alternative Service Breaks (ASB) is excited to release applications for our 2016-2017 UK ASB Executive Team and Leadership Team! Do you have a passion for service and leadership? Are you committed to social justice and change? Are you interested in learning how to be an Active Citizen? Then UK ASB is for you!UK ASB is a student-driven program that is part of the
UK Center for Community Outreach (CCO), one of several student organizations housed within the UK Office of Student Involvement. In partnership with the national service organization Break Away, we do our part to connect UK students to service and learning opportunities across the U.S. and around the world.
UK ASB seeks qualified and dedicated UK students to fill its open leadership positions – which are central to the success of the program – and to provide vision and leadership to the program alongside our Program Director, Megan Zugger.

Applications Below:

Executive Team

Applications are currently being accepted for four positions on the 16-17 UK ASB Executive Team:
1) Leadership Education Chair
2) Promotions Chair
3) Fundraising Chair
4) Community Development Chair.
Members of the UK ASB Executive Team have the unique opportunity to impact the long-term vision of UK ASB, by providing direction and support to the extended Leadership Team!

Applications are located here: https://orgsync.com/82576/forms/192015.

For more information about these positions, view this information packet.

Applications for the 16-17 UK ASB Executive Team are due by Friday, April 8th at 5pm, and interviews will take place April 11th– 13th.

 

 

Leadership Team/Site Leaders

Applications are currently being accepted for approximately 25 site leader positions on the 16-17 UK ASB Leadership Team. UK ASB Site Leaders are directly and primarily responsible for planning and leading their assigned service immersion trip. They have the unique opportunity to impact a small team of their peers by providing them a transformative UK ASB experience!

Applications are located here: https://orgsync.com/82576/forms/192951.

For more information about these positions, view this information packet.

Applications for the 16-17 UK ASB Leadership Team are due by Monday, April 15th at 5pm, and interviews will take place April 19th– 22th.

Overall Expectations

UK ASB Executive Team and Leadership Team members will be required to attend weekly meetings on Thursdays at 6-7:30pm, in addition to enrolling in our UK ASB leadership course (EXP 396-172) in both the Fall and Spring Semesters (if new to the program). In addition, UK ASB Executive Team members are expected to hold five (5) office hours per week, and Site Leaders are required to hold two (2) office hours per week, not including attending meetings and events.

Upon successful completion of the course and their position, UK ASB Site Leaders receive a 50% discount, or subsidy, off the total cost of their assigned service immersion trip. Additional benefits of include receiving hands-on leadership training, community-based service experience, and the ability to personally impact UK ASB participants!

We’d love to see your application to be a part of UK ASB in 2016-2017! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.

Megan Zugger

16-17 UK ASB Program Director

ukasb@ukcco.org

Sarah Hermsmeier

UK ASB Program Advisor

shermsmeier@uky.edu

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