705 S. New Street
Lawrence Center, Room 241
West Chester, PA 19382
The Volunteer Fair is coming!! Mark your calendars!!
Wednesday, September 21st from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in Sykes Student Union Ballrooms
This is a terrific opportunity to meet community partners from different non-profit agencies in our area! Some of the community organizations that will be in attendance include: The Garage Community and Youth Center, Girl Scouts of Eastern PA, the Melton Center, the PeaceCorps, the SPCA and the list goes on! Over 55 organizations will be represented. Stop by the event and find out how you can start making a difference in your community!
Applications NOW OPEN for Winter Break International Service-Learning in Peru
This 2-week study abroad program, led by Professor Michael Antonio, brings WCU students to Ventanilla, a remote, impoverished community north of Lima. Students will work with Voices4Peru, a local organization providing children with healthy, safe activities and skill development through education and team sports. This 3-credit program is open to both undergrad and graduate students. Apply for Winter Break International Service-Learning in Peru.
Report Your Community Service Hours!
Please fill out the Community Service Report Form so we can better publicize your hard work and commitment to serving others.
"The President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, launched in 2006, annually highlights the role colleges and universities play in solving community problems and placing more students on a lifelong path of civic engagement by recognizing institutions that achieve meaningful, measurable outcomes in the communities they serve."
West Chester University is part of 3% of colleges and universities nationwide that have received this award. The award honors our institutional focus on community engagement and exemplary exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity with local communities.(http://www.nationalservice.gov/about/initiatives/honorroll.asp, 10/24/12)