Huntington University gets ready for Oktober Work Fest

Huntington, Ind. - In the spirit of service and as a way to brighten the community, Huntington University's Joe Mertz Center for Volunteer Service is sponsoring Oktober Work Fest from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 9.

More than 300 students, faculty and staff will be volunteering during the day at local churches, community centers and schools around the Huntington County area.

This is an annual event for Huntington University.

The following is a list of sites for this year (some may be added):

  • Forks of the Wabash

  • Boys and Girls Club

  • Victory Noll

  • YMCA

  • Dan Quayle Center

  • Love Inc.

  • Habitat for Humanity

  • Helping Paws

  • Pathfinder Services

  • Kids Campus

  • Millers Merry Manor

  • Neighborhood Clean-Up

  • Roanoke Elementary School

  • Northview Church of Christ

  • Flint Springs Elementary

  • Andrews Elementary School

  • Lincoln Elementary School

  • Horace Mann Elementary School

  • Huntington Rental

  • The Heritage of Huntington

  • Thornhill Nature Preserve

  • Faith Chapel United Methodist Church