The Big Event - Eagle Pride City Wide

The Big Event – Eagle Pride City Wide seeks to bring students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the families of these constituents together in partnership to facilitate meaningful community service initiatives.

After participation in The Big Event, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the importance of being an involved citizen of the local community
  • Identify the needs of our community and local non-profits
  • Discover how to share talents and passions through community engagement
  • Recognize the importance of social responsibility
  • Identify future community service initiatives in which to participate

The executive committee, comprised of students, of The Big Event will be able to:

  • Employ meaningful community service initiatives for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and families of these constitutes
  • Describe the process and best practices to sustain relationships with community partners, non-profits, residents, and city leaders
  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a servant leader
  • Estimate and manage an operating budget
  • Evaluate participants’ experiences and apply changes to improve operations
  • Plan the opening ceremony and day-of logistics
  • Select project sites based on the criteria and limitations provided
  • Identify possible sponsors and donors