The Big Event

16th Annual Big Event 
April 1st, 2017 on the Mall

Registration for student and community members for the 16th Annual Big Event will open on February 13th, 2017, at 5 pm.

Student volunteers register through Don’t forget to update your service profile beforehand and list all of the organizations you belong to. Otherwise, you will not be able to sign up to with that organization.

Students can sign up as an individual volunteer or as part of an organization.

Additionally, students this year can sign up to be part of the One Greek Challenge. If you are a part of a Greek organization, you will have the option to check this box, which will allow you to participate in the Big Event with other members of Greek Organizations who have also chosen this initiative. Students can also be part of the Interfaith Challenge, an initiative where you can participate in Big Event with students of different faiths who have also chosen this initiative. Both challenges are drop down options under the “initiates” option during Big Event registration.

15th Annual Big Event 
April 2nd, 2016 

Over 1200 students provided services to the residents of the community by raking leaves, washing windows, painting, and more. The Big Event gives Truman students the opportunity to show appreciation for all of the support the Kirksville community has offered to them.


For questions or more information:

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page

Call: 660-785-7222


A few reminders…

The Big Event is a ONE day VOLUNTEER service project.

The first 300 students to register for the Big Event will receive a free t-shirt. They will be contacted via email within a week of signing up!

Materials and tools will be provided by the resident requesting services or by the SERVE Center. Volunteers don’t need to worry about providing any supplies.