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Duke Alums Engage at Buffalo Bayou Park

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 08:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Price: FREE

Location:  Buffalo Bayou Park
1800 Allen Parkway & Memorial Drive
Houston, Texas  77019
United States

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Please join Duke alumni, family and friends for a great day of giving back to the Houston community! We'll volunteer with the Buffalo Bayou Partnership to assist with the park's recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. 

Founded in 1986, Buffalo Bayou Partnership's geographic focus is the 10-mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou from Shepard Drive to the Port of Houston Turning Basin.

Please note:

  • All volunteers must be 13 years of age or older due to the conditions after Hurricane Harvey.
  • Attire should be comfortable, weather-appropriate and able to get dirty. 
  • Closed-toe shoes or boots and long pants are required.
  • Optional items include hat, bandana, sunglasses, knee pads, backbrace and gloves.
  • Volunteers must supply their own water, snacks, insect repellant, and sunscreen.

HOUSTON STRONG! Go Duke! Learn more about Duke Alums Engage.


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