624 S. High Street
West Chester, PA 19382
Kick Off the Semester by Volunteering on MLK Day of Service!
Join us Thursday, January 26 to honor the legacy of Dr. King through our annual service project by making “no-sew” fleece blankets. Register here to volunteer as an individual or with an organization!
Spring 2017 Community Service Retreat
Student leaders who coordinate service and philanthropy projects for clubs, organizations, and athletic teams are invited to attend the Spring 2017 Communtiy Service Retreat. Attendees will learn how to develop community partnerships, collaborate on service projects with other organizations, and more! Register here to join us on Friday, February 10 from 3-7pm. FREE FOOD will be provided!
Donate a Raffle Basket for Play4Kay Fundraiser
Play4Kay is a charity basketball event held on Saturday, February 11. We are seeking organizations who are willing to donate baskets to be raffled off during the women's and men's basketball games. All donations collected will benefit the Play4Kay Foundation, which helps combat various cancers that impact women. Contact Caitlin Silver if your organization is interested donating a basket!
Find Service Opportunities at the Volunteer Fair
Looking for new ways to volunteer in our local community? Join us at the Spring 2017 Volunteer Fair on Wednesday, February 15 in the Sykes Student Union Ballrooms from 11:00am - 2:00pm! Students, faculty, and staff can connect with 75+ non-profit organizations and community partners at the Volunteer Fair.
"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)