Service Saturdays are local service projects held on the first Saturday of the month offering a great way for community members and students to create relationships while working to enhance Bozeman. They are coordinated and sponsored by MSU’s Office of Student Engagement. Projects will vary from month to month, so please check back for upcoming project details. *Please let us know ahead of time if you are bringing a group of people so that we can plan accordingly.* 

Meet: Strand Union Building near the Ask Us Desk
When: First Saturday of the month September-December and February-April
  10am-12pm.  Registration begins at 9:30am, plan to arrive around this time.  
Transportation:   Will be provided if the service site is not within walking distance of MSU.  
What to bring/wear:

  • Please wear comfortable clothing that can get dirty
  • Wear close-toed shoes as some projects may be manual labor
  • Bring water/snacks or other items you may need

Note: If you are under 18, you must have a parent or legal guardian sign our Liability Waiver before participating. Please contact us.

The Office Student Engagement will make reasonable accommodations for known disabilities that may interfere with an individual's ability to participate. Persons requiring such accommodations should make their requests to servicesaturdays@montana.edu as soon as possible before the meeting/event to allow adequate time for special arrangements.


Habitat for Humanity:

- Organizing the store's inventory so that it is better displayed and more accessible to customers. Proceeds from the sale of ReStore items go towards building Habitat homes and repairing homes for low-income homeowners.


-Stickering thousands of condoms

HRDC Gallatin Valley Food Bank

-Spring For Food is a Food Drive held in April when the shelves at the Food Bank become bare. These collection bags will be distributed to 5400 households in Bozeman and Belgrade.

Museum of the Rockies

-Polishing 500 wineglasses and 500 dinner trays for benefit event


Sacks Thrift Store:

-Sorting and hanging clothing. Clean up around the facility.

Habitat for Humanity, Sacks Thrift Help Center, Gallatin Valley Farm-to-School, Senior Card Making, Good Neighbor Door Hangers


Sacks Thrift Store, Bridgercare, Habitat for Humanity, Downtown Bozeman Association-Christmas Stroll

Sacks Thrift Store, Bridgercare, Gallatin Valley Food Bank, Decorating cards for senior lunches

Sacks Thrift Store, Bridgercare, Community Cafe, Habitat for Humanity, God's Garden, Battle Ridge Campground

Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter, Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Belgrade Senior Center, Children's Museum of Bozeman, God's Garden, Custer Gallatin National Forest, Great Beginnings Montessori, Bridgercare

View the Convocation Service Saturday Report HERE!

interested non profits

If you are interested in hosting a group of Service Saturday volunteers on the dates listed below, please fill out a Service Saturday Project Proposal