Thatcher FarmLights Volunteers support the students, staff, and, above all, the mission of Southern Adventist University. Lights give of themselves to ensure that Southern is a school they can be proud of—a school with a central focus of preparing students for the Kingdom and one that provides the best in Christian education.



  • Becoming a Volunteer
      1. 1Read the Lights Volunteer Handbook  
      2. 2Print, complete, and return Application to the Lights Volunteer Office in Lynn Wood Hall, Room 2026 
      3. 3After application is reviewed and processed, a staff member will contact you for an interview  
      4. 4At the interview, you will discuss and choose an area of interest and passion where you would like to volunteer 
      5. 5Experience. Share. Recruit.
  • Current Lights Volunteers 

    Time Sheets [PDF]

    2014-15 Volunteer Handbook [PDF]                                                        

    Auditing a Class                                                                                                                                                

  • Faculty and Staff
    University employees may request the help of Lights Volunteers for campus departments or special events. 
    To submit a request, email Kimberly Bobenhausen at or call extension 2832.
  • Give Feedback
    Volunteers may give feedback regarding their service experience

    If you've worked with a volunteer and have feedback for us, we'd love to hear from you. Send us your Feedback
  • Contact Us

    Volunteer Coordinator
    Kimberly Bobenhausen 
    Lights Volunteer Office
    Lynn Wood Hall, Room 2026
    4966 Colcord Drive
    Collegedale, Tennessee


Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson