705 S. New Street
Lawrence Center, Room 241
West Chester, PA 19382
Position Announcement: AmeriCorps PACC* VISTA Member
Applications are due Friday, May 1, 2015.
Join a vibrant campus and community partnership that aims to serve disadvantaged youth in West Chester. The PACC* VISTA will oversee the America Reads program, an academic enrichment program that increases youths’ exposure to the importance of education while building skills that help ensure academic success. For more information, contact Jamie Williams.
Lead a 2015-2016 Alternative Break Trip!
Applications are due Friday, April 17th by 12 p.m.
We are currently accepting applications for Alternative Break Trip Leaders. If you are interested in leading a group of your peers on a community service trip during the 2015-2016 academic year, click here to apply!
Report Your Community Service Hours!
The Office of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs tracks student volunteer hours across campus. We ask that all clubs, organizations, fraternities, sororities, athletic teams, and individual students fill out our Community Service Monthly Report Form so we can better publicize your hard work and commitment to serving others.
Scholarship for Outstanding Volunteers
Take a few minutes and nominate a friend for the Outstanding Public Service Award! Nominations are due by April 17, 2015.
"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)