Join us each month as we learn more about our community and reach out to those in need in these monthly service opportunities. Sign up is located on the Community Partners "USF-Related Events" or "Community Events"

2017-2018

Saturday, August 26
Welcome Weekend Service Projects

Time: 2-4 pm

  • Rise Against Hunger Meal packaging
  • Warm Fuzzies – learning to knit and crochet warm winterwear items for donations to children in need) – JP II Atrium (2nd floor)
  • Cougar Trail Mulching and Clean Up (outdoors)

September 21
Empty Bowls Project

Time: 9am - 4pm

Help to glaze ceramic bowls made to donate to Just Neighbors: Interfaith Homeless Network. Sign up to serve at USF-related events.

October 5
Empty Bowls Project

Time: 1pm - 4pm

Help to glaze ceramic bowls made to donate to Just Neighbors: Interfaith Homeless Network. Sign up to serve at USF-related events.

Friday, October 20
Homeless Veteran’s Standdown

Time: 9 am – 3 pm
Location: 2424 Fairfield Ave.

Help at Annual Homeless Veteran’s Stand Down event. Sign up to serve at community events.

Saturday, October 28
USF Serves at Community Harvest Food Bank

Time: 8:30 – 11:30 am

Help with food distribution at Community Harvest Food Bank. Sign up to serve at Community events.

Friday, November 3
Neighborlink Leaf Raking

Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Through a connection with Neighborlink, USF students and alumni can help to do fall yard work for those who are physically unable to care for their property. Sign up to serve at Community events.

Friday, November 17
Fuller's Landing Subdivision (Corner of Hugenard and Cook Rds)

Help with construction tasks that are needed for that day. Volunteers must sign up for the whole day. Sign up to serve at USF-related events.

December 1-3
Christmas in the Castle, Christmas at USF, Fair Trade Bazaar

Help with Brookside tours, transporting people, children’s craft activities, fair trade bazaar, lighting lanterns around the lake. Watch for announcements around campus about volunteering for this event.

January 15
MLK Day of Service

Serve at a variety of nonprofits in the community or on campus at USF

Late January 2018, Date TBA
Annual Point in Time Count

Help to assess and pass out needed items for those who are homeless in Fort Wayne

Tuesday, April 27
Scan Easter Baskets for Children

Put together Easter Baskets for children in need in Fort Wayne

Friday, April 20
Earth Day

Help with Earth Day events on campus