Family Weekend Day of Service

This year The LEAD Office is coordinating the 2018 Family Weekend Day of Service on Saturday, November 10th in the Johnson Center, Atrium.  We invite you to participate in one or more of our signature service opportunities to serve the local community.  The Family Weekend Day of Service is open to the entire campus. If you are interested in volunteering at the Family Weekend Day of Service, RSVP at:

Projects this year include:

  • Collecting and recycling old denim jeans and jackets.  All denim collected will be recycled as part of the Go Blue Go Green Sustainable Service Project in partnership with Madewell 221, Tysons Corner Center.  For every donation (not per item), you will receive a $20 coupon to be used to purchase a new pair of jeans at Madewell.
  • Making fleece chew toys to be donated to local area animal shelters (partnership with Operation Paws for Homes)
  • Collecting food, toiletry, and school supplies for Mason's very own Patriot Pantry  (partnership with Student Support and Advocacy Center)
  • Letters of hope, inspiration, and support to the kids at Hampton Middle School (partnership with Hampton Middle School)
  • Writing positive messages of "hope and love" to be shared around the Mason's community (#masonlove campaign)
  • Artwork for the children and their families at FACETS (partnership with FACETS)

Sponsored by: The Leadership Education And Development Office and New Student and Family Programs


Patriot Pantry Donations Needed

Food Items Toiletry Items and School Supplies
  • Instant Oatmeal Packs
  • Granola bars
  • Cans of tuna or chicken (pull tab open our pouches)
  • Fruit packs
  • Breakfast cereal bars
  • cereal
  • Pasta
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Hormel Compleats
  • Crackers (peanut butter, cheese, etc)
  • Cookies
  • Chips
  • Popcorn
  • Body wash
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Deodorant
  • Body spray
  • Bars of soap
  • Feminine hygiene Products
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Pens
  • Highlighters
  • Scantrons
  • Binders


Madewell 221 Tysons Corner Center - Denim Drive

More information coming soon...