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Lead a Project: May 14, 2016

Want to lead a project? All you need is an idea, a plan and the passion to make it happen—and we're here to help. This is the page for all the nuts and bolts info and practical tips you'll need to make your project a success. It's time to get ready, get set and go!

Get Ready!

Planning your project? This is the place to look for all the info you need to create a project, spread the word and make your great idea a reality!

  • Find a need »
  • Proven strategies »
  • Submission Deadlines »
  • Requirements »

Get Set!

Ready for the nuts and bolts of getting your project off the ground? This is the place to be for important information on recruiting volunteers, volunteer registration and tips for sending emails that sing! The Stanford Alumni Association will help publicize your project, but your efforts to reach out to friends and family will contribute to your project's success.

  • Recruitment »
  • Registration »
  • Communications & email »


Excited for the big day? Of course you are. This is where you need to be for all your day-of info—from handing out nametags to orienting your volunteers!

  • Morning prep »
  • Welcome & orientation »
  • Making the day more meaningful »

Project Submissions are accepted from February 24 - March 25


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Give us a call!
(650) 725-4340
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PDT.


I could not have done this myself, nor enjoyed it as much, without the support of the alumni volunteers and SAA.

- Barbie Wong '98, project leader