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Spring Service Day at Brooke and Linder Elementary Schools

More than 500 volunteer at AISD schools

AUSTIN, TX—Volunteers from 23 companies will meet at Brooke and Linder elementary schools to offer some much-needed love and care to schools’ grounds and facilities at Spring Service Day as part of an initiative by the Entrepreneurs Foundation.

Who: Entrepreneurs Foundation CEO Eugene Sepulveda, Blackbaud Senior Vice President of Products and Marketing Jana Eggers; and more than 565 team members from participating companies, including: Austin Ventures, Bazaarvoice, BestFit Mobile, Blackbaud, BuildASign, Comerica Bank, CreditCards.com, Enspire Learning, Gazzang, InReach, Invodo, Jones-Dilworth, mindSHIFT Technologies, NVIDIA, RetailMeNot, SailPoint Technologies, Socialware, Thinkwell, Troux Technologies, uShip, Virtual Bridges, vcfo, Entrepreneurs Foundation and ACTIVE Life

What: Volunteers will undertake mulching, building a running track, pruning bushes, creating gardens and painting to improve campus grounds.

When: 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, May 17

Where: Brooke Elementary School, 3100 E. 4th St., and Linder Elementary School, 2800 Metcalfe Road

Background: The event is sponsored by Blackbaud, an Entrepreneurs Foundation member company. Since 2004 the Entrepreneurs Foundation has been holding service days that benefit a local elementary, nonprofit organization or municipality. The service days bring together member companies and their team members by volunteering in the community.

For more information, visit http://www.amplifyaustin.org/event/fall-spring-service-days or contact the Department of Communications and Community Engagement at 414-2414.