Welcome!

The Big Event at Virginia Tech is a student-run community service effort 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 one thousand community service projects throughout Blacksburg, Christiansburg and the New River Valley.

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Project Request

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Thank you to everyone who made April 9th, 2016 the biggest and snowiest Big Event in Virginia Tech's history.

9,200 volunteers completed 1,102 jobs.

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This year’s Big Event is on:

April 8, 2017!

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Volunteer Registration for The Big Event is NOW OPEN!!!

31 January 2017 This year's Big Event is on April 8, 2017. With the anticipation that the students of Virginia Tech may be able to say "Thank You" to as many community reside...

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Job Request Now Open!

1 January 2016 This year's Big Event is on April 8, 2017. With the anticipation that the students of Virginia Tech may be able to say "Thank You" to as many community residents ...

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Committee Application Now Open!

21 October 2016 The Committee Application is now open! Please apply to be on a committee and help make 2017 the biggest Big Event yet.  Read More