Domtar Employee Engagement Event in Raleigh, North Carolina

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - May 6, 2017 9:00 am

Domtar has joined forces with SCA to lead community service projects at Domtar sites across the US. Together, we will restore parks and other natural resources in locations where Domtar employees live and work. 

Join Domtar and SCA on Saturday, May 6th to restore the historic Sycamore Mess Hall in Umstead State Park in Raleigh. Umstead State Park is a peaceful refuge providing 5600 acres of green space just outside Raleigh. Domtar employees and their families will join SCA volunteers at the park to restore the Sycamore Mess Hall, a New Deal-era building constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps, through painting, sanding, and other restoration work.

WHEN: Saturday, May 6th, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Registration & breakfast beginning at 8:30 am.

WHERE: Umstead State Park, 8801 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27617. Enter at Crabtree Creek Entrance off US 70, then follow signs to Sycamore Multi-Use Trailhead. Parking is available at the trailhead. Volunteers will meet at Sycamore Mess Hall immediately adjacent to the parking lot. See park map.

WHAT: Volunteers will support the restoration of historic Sycamore Mess Hall by painting the interior and sanding and repairing original tables and benches which will be reinstalled. 

BRING WITH YOU: Please wear long pants and sturdy, closed-toe shoes.

PROVIDED: All volunteers will receive event t-shirts and reusable water bottles. Breakfast and lunch will be provided along with work gloves, safety glasses, and all project materials.

REGISTRATION: Please register online at to complete the online waiver. 

***This event is open only to Domtar employees, family, and guests.***

QUESTIONS: Contact Ann Pedtke, SCA Events Manager, at [email protected].