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.
Next year’s Big Event will be on:
April 11, 2015
Thank you to everyone who made April 5, 2014 the biggest Big Event in Virginia Tech’s history.
7,806 volunteers completed 878 jobs.
2015 Big Event
Introducing the 2015 Big Event Exec Team
Co-Directors: Tory Cottle & Austin Moon
Assistant Director: Steven Vanderloo
Director of Communications: David Bohn
Director of Community Relations: Robyn Walters
Co-Directors of Fundraising: Kelley Florence, Natalie Pagano, & Brock Wolf
Director of Innovative Technologies: Robbie Ashton
Director of Logistics: Rahul Kulkami
Co-Directors of Programming: Abbey Brainard & Aaron Ritter
Co-Directors of Project Evaluations: Eleanor Helton & Taylor Cugini
Co-Directors of Projects: Lauren Schneider & Kate Smucker
Director of Public Relations: Mary D’Amico
Director of Advertising: Kelly Olliges
Co-Directors of Student Outreach: Tristen Asrejadid & Stephanie Tysor
Director of Visual Communications: Katherine Fairbanks