Round Rock ISD is seeking volunteers and donations for its annual Back to School Celebration scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m to 3 p.m. at the Dell Diamond. The event is held in partnership with the Round Rock ISD Partners in Education (PIE) Foundation, the Round Rock Police Department and the Round Rock Express.
Volunteers have the opportunity to participate by helping families navigate the event, serving treats or assisting with activity areas. Shifts begin at 9 a.m. with the final shift beginning at noon with an average time commitment of four hours.
Volunteer opportunities are also available prior to the event and include supply sorting on Wednesday Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; supply packing on Thursday, Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and event set-up on Saturday Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Signing up for volunteer hours is quick and easy through VolunteerSpot:
- Visit the Round Rock ISD VolunteerSpot Sign-up page,
- Review the options listed and choose opportunities and
- Sign up. Individuals interested in volunteering will not have to register for an account or create a password to sign up on VolunteerSpot. Please reference job descriptions for age requirements for each volunteer opportunity.
Donations for the Back to School Celebration are also being accepted by the Round Rock ISD PIE Foundation. Visit the Foundation’s donation website to contribute or contact the Foundation Executive Director Marianne Reap.
Partners for the event include:
- Round Rock Police Department Foundation,
- Round Rock Police Department
- Round Rock ISD
- Round Rock ISD Partners in Education Foundation
- Round Rock Express Baseball Club
- Frito Lay
- American Constructors
- DLR Group
- Greater Williamson County YMCA
- Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union
- Round Rock Women’s Club
- Round Rock Noon Kiwanis
- Smile Doctors by Wired Orthodontics
- Rotary Club of Round Rock
- TruWest Credit Union
- Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association
- Flowers Insurance
- Sandi’s Moonwalks
- Round Rock Police Officers Association
- Code Ninja’s