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ORGANIZATION: Bio-Link Depot, Inc.

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Wonder what loads of science supplies look like all in one place?

Do you like to learn about science supplies and help organize them for science teachers?

Volunteer at Bio-Link Depot!

BioLink Depot needs your help to organize our warehouse shelves.
This is an ongoing effort and this volunteer opportunity is available weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays ONLY.
Types of activities: Sorting, restocking, arranging supplies, moving boxes, placing glassware in cabinets and more.

We are located minutes away at the Oakland Coliseum BART on the same campus as Habitat ReStore and The ReUse People in the back parking lot. We have parking on site.

** We distribute donations to science teachers for free at our Open Houses events, giving them a second-life in cash-starved classrooms. We make them available to over 400 teachers and their students in California high schools, community colleges, and universities.**

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About Bio-Link Depot, Inc.

Location:

9235 San Leandro Street, Oakland, CA 94603, US

Mission Statement

Empowering teachers to engage students in hands-on STEM experience with donated scientific equipment and supplies

Description

Bio-Link Depot is a unique organization that provides millions of dollars worth of donated laboratory equipment and supplies for free to educators and researchers, to promote scientific training for students at all levels. We have diverted more than 33 tons from landfills in the last year.

The Depot is run mostly by volunteers and has served the educational and academic research community for 19 years. Our efforts have allowed underserved institutions to expand their science education and research programs.

In appreciation of our efforts, Bio-Link Depot was awarded the prestigious Pantheon DiNA award by the California Life Sciences Association for Biotech Educator for 2018. Thank you! With your support, we will continue enabling fostering Science Education by enhancing hands-on STEM learning opportunities.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Environment
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy, Environment

WHEN

Tue Jun 11, 2024 - Thu Jun 13, 2024
11:00 AM - 04:30 PM

WHERE

9235 San Leandro StreetOakland, CA 94603

(37.7415,-122.18446)
 

SKILLS

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • STEM
  • Inventory Management

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Come volunteer for any amount of time, although we appreciate at least a 2 hour commitment.
  • We welcome an enthusiastic & friendly demeanor. Please wear warm clothing that supports a full range of motion and close-toed shoes. The Depot can be a bit cold, loud, and dusty, but we can provide personal protective equipment.

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