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The Big Event at Virginia Tech is a student-run day of service that has grown into the second largest event of its kind in the nation. Every spring, thousands of students, faculty, and staff come together to complete nearly 1,200 community service projects throughout Blacksburg, Christiansburg and the New River Valley with the purpose of saying Thank You.

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Volunteer Registration is Closed.

Registration is now closed.

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Thank you to all residents and volunteers for making the Big Event on April 7th, 2018 such a huge success!

8,140 volunteers completed 1,125 jobs.

This year’s Big Event is on:
April 6, 2019!

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Ops Team Application Now Open!

28 October 2018 Apply today to be a part of The Big Event Operations Team for 2018-2019.  We could not make this event happen without your help and we are thankful for your interest!

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Campus Cookies Profit Share This Week!!

22 October 2018 This week, The Big Event will be having a profit share with Campus Cookies. Use the code 'VTBIGEVENT' at checkout to help support! Profit share will last from 10/22 - 10/28.  ...

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Panda Express Profit Share 9/26/2018 (Tomorrow!)

25 September 2018 Come out to Panda Express this Wednesday from 5-11 PM to support The Big Event! Show the flyer at the register or use our code to order online. No amount is too little in helping u...

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