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Volunteer projects sought for NIU Cares Day

Published: Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

DeKALB – Organizers are seeking suggestions for project sites for the annual NIU Cares Day on April 20.

The event, organized by Northern Illinois University’s Student Involvement & Leadership Development, sends volunteers to locations around DeKalb County to complete projects that help community agencies, nonprofit organizations and local residents, according to a news release.

The effort is meant to thank the community for supporting the university.

Applications are available at niucaresday.niu.edu and are due by March 25. For more information, call coordinator Destiny McDonald at 815-753-6511.

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