Come Back Home to Work
Your Blackburn College Alumni Board invites you to show your love to Blackburn by “coming back home to work” on our beautiful campus. Join alumni, students, faculty, and staff on Saturday, April 13th as we work shoulder to shoulder in weeding, planting, painting, cleaning, trimming, edging and doing the things that will enhance the beauty of the campus.
Here’s a rundown of the day:
9:00 – Crews arrive for check-in, receive T-shirts and assignments, continental breakfast in the Jaenke Alumni Center
10:00 – Work on projects begins
12:00 – Lunch break – barbecue on Jaenke Patio
1:00 – Resume work
3:30 – End work, happy hour cash bar in Jaenke Alumni Center
To register, please click here. All volunteers will receive a continental breakfast, lunch and a Beautification Day t-shirt. The deadline to register and receive a t-shirt is March 30th
If you can’t make it but want to contribute to the effort, please consider making a gift. All donations will go toward campus beautification efforts. Donate here.
Thanks for your support of Blackburn Beautification Day, and we look forward to seeing you back on campus!
Jeanna Supple ‘81
Lisa Black-Gomez ‘81
Joe Santos ‘82
Contact Stephen Yearson at
email@example.com or (217) 854-5787 for more information.