CENTER FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE
The Center for Community Service supports students taking action to lead through service in and with the community.
LOOKING TO SERVE?
Hunger Clean-up Leadership Team Applications Due:
Committee Chairs: September 30th
Committee Members: October 19th
Student-led Hunger Clean-Up efforts are designed to increase support for local programs addressing issues of poverty in Milwaukee. Throughout the year, the leadership team engages in service while creating awareness, collecting 1,000 pounds of food, acquiring business support, and organizing events to raise funds and human capacity to assist agencies and budget/plan for Marquette’s largest day of service on April 21, 2012. HCU leaders mobilize 1,500 individuals who, together with community partners, increase positive impact in Milwaukee.
Visit the Volunteer Center of Milwaukee to search a database of agencies' volunteer needs.
Post-Graduate Service Opportunities
GIVE YOUR TIME IN THE YEAR AHEAD
SERVICE PROGRAMS TO WATCH FOR
Make a Difference Day - Saturday November 5, 2011
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Join together with a group of 4-5 students to travel to a local senior's home to assist her/him in preparing for the winter months by raking leaves, cleaning windows, clearing gardens, putting up storm windows and other small projects. Register by October 19th with your team name or as an individual at:
Seniors share the difference this makes for them: "Getting old is rough
I live alone and have no family in Milwaukee to help
You have no idea how important this is to me
Watching them work so hard and interact with each other makes me feel young again
They were happy about making me happy
Thank you from the bottom of my heart
Center for Leadership, Service, and Involvement