Triune Mercy Center


Day 1 (August 21)

 8:30 am-2:30 pm
 Check-in (Estridge Commons)
(You are responsible for your own lunch)
 2:30 pm
 Group Initiatives
 5:00 pm
 Dinner at faculty member's house
 8:00 pm  Return to Furman

Day 2 (August 22)

 7:45 am
 Load vans for breakfast
 8:00 am
 Breakfast - Tommy's Ham House (864-242-6099)
 9:00 am  Volunteer work begins
 12:00 pm
 1:30 pm
 Continue vlunteer work
 5:00 pm
 Dinner in Downtown Greenville
 7:00 pm
 Outdoor concert
 10:00 pm
 Return to Campus

Day 3 (August 23)

 7:15 am 
 Load vans for breakfast
 7:30 am
 Breakfast at Tommy's Ham House
 8:30 am
 Continue volunteer work 
 12:00 pm
 1:30 pm
 Continue volunteer work 
 6:00 pm  Dinner at Greenville Drive Baseball Game
(Seats on field next to first base dugout)
 10:00 pm
 Return to Campus

Day 4 (August 24)

 8:00 am
 Breakfast at Furman 
 9:00 am
 College life begins

What to Bring

  • 3 or 4 sets, including both working and casual clothing 
  • at least one pair of working shoes

Emergency Numbers

Furman University Division of Student Life
Monday – Friday:  8:30 - 5:00

Furman University Police (24 hour service)

Transportation from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport

Call Owen McFadden at 864.294.2414 and give the airline, flight number, date and time of your arrival. Someone from Furman will meet you at the airport.

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