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.

Thank you to everyone who made April 11th, 2015 the biggest Big Event in Virginia Tech's history.

8,050 volunteers completed 1,043 jobs.

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This year’s Big Event will be on:

April 9, 2016

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Big Event 2016 Promo Video

8 February 2016 The 15th annual Big Event is on April 9, 2016. Sign up today. https://youtu.be/IE49un9fLSU...

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Thank You to our Sponsors!

29 January 2016 The Big Event Executive Team would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous sponsorship of The 2016 Big Event. Without these sponsors, we would not be able to comple...

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Volunteer Registration for The Big Event is NOW OPEN!

15 January 2016 This year's Big Event is on April 9, 2015. 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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