Texas Tech University

Texas Tech Hosts Annual Tech to Town Service Day

Katelynn Horton

April 11, 2023

The volunteer event will take place April 14.


WHAT:  Tech to Town is a collaborative effort between the Student Activities Board (SAB), Student Union & Activities, Texas Tech University Student Government Association, The Office of the President and the Center for Campus Life. Participants will volunteer at different locations around the city, including Texas Girls & Boys Ranch, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Ronald McDonald House Charites of the Southwest. As a thank you to volunteers, SAB will provide food following the event.

WHEN:  Friday (April 14)

  • 8 a.m.: Check-in
  • 8:15 a.m.: Kick off begins 
  • 8:45 a.m.: Buses leave for assigned locations
  • 9:30 a.m.: Volunteering begins
  • Noon: Return to campus for lunch

WHERE:  The check-in and kick off ceremony will take place at Memorial Circle at the intersection of Broadway and Flint Avenue. Buses will then take volunteers to their assigned locations.

EVENT:  Tech to Town began in 2018 and provides an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to serve the community and strengthen the bonds between Texas Tech and the City of Lubbock. 

Texas Tech has set a goal for Red Raiders around the world to complete 1 million hours of volunteerism and service during the Centennial. Tech to Town participants can log their hours here.

For more information on this year's event, visit the Tech to Town website.


CONTACT:  Kristin Miller
Associate Director, Student Union & Activities, Texas Tech University
(806) 742-4708