Community Service

Babyshower

Babyshower
Community Service

Description:

Just like a real babyshower. Full of games and prizes, and food! Donate the gifts to a woman’s shelter or person who is in need of the items.

Instructions/Things Needed:

Plan […]

By |November 9th, 2014|Categories: Community Service||0 Comments

Spring Cleaning Clothes Exchange

Community Service

Description:

Towards the middle of the Spring Semester, have a clothes exchange in the lounge. Put signs up urging the girls to clean out their closets and bring all their clothes that they don’t want to the program. […]

By |November 1st, 2014|Categories: Community Service||0 Comments

Year Around Adopt-A-Family Program

About three years ago we sponsored an Adopt-A-Family for the Holiday Season from our Community Care organization. It was a single mother with five children under the age of ten. As a staff we worked together to make this Christmas very special, since their mother had very limited income.Because of the positive feedback and […]

By |October 31st, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Holidays & Themes, Months, Program Ideas|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Race for the Cure

Race for the Cure Walk/Run – I’m pretty sure this is a nationwide
thing. It raises funds for breast cancer research. There’s a 5K and
also a one mile. We put up literature in the hall about breast cancer
and current research […]

By |October 28th, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Social/Community Building||0 Comments

13 Tables

The premise of this program is based on 13 being associated with Halloween. On our campus we have family housing and the children of those families don’t really get to go “Trick or Treating”, so this year our community decided we would host a program called 13 Tables. We gathered large boxes to use as […]

    By |October 26th, 2014|Categories: Community Service||0 Comments

    Celebrate the holidays by helping others

    Halloween:
    Invite your residents and residents in other dorms to express there creativity through pumpkin carving.  Donate your carved pumpkins to a local elementary school or preschool.  The expressions on the faces of the children are priceless (even if your pumpkin wasn’t exactly a work of art).

    Thanksgiving
    Many of our residents are unable to go back […]

    By |October 23rd, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Holidays & Themes, Months, Program Ideas|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

    Habitat for Humanity

    Description:

    I am working with the local chapter of habitat for humanity to get residents involved in the community.

    Instructions/Things Needed:

    Some hand tools are good to have but not required. A willing spirit is good to have as well.

    Other Considerations:

    I think the interest shown will prove the program successful.

    Name: CLARK BIXLER
    School: THE PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY
    email: […]

    By |October 2nd, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Social/Community Building, Team Builders||0 Comments

    Military Mail

    Send Christmas or Valentines letters to military service men/women all over the world through a non-profit organization called Military Mail. There is a cost involved with postage, but at a reduced rate for each card sent.

    For detailed information contact the military mail […]

    By |September 30th, 2014|Categories: Apartment Style, Community Service, Program Ideas, Social/Community Building||1 Comment

    Spring Cleaning Clothes Exchange

    Spring Cleaning Clothes Exchange
    Social
    Community Service

    Description:

    Towards the middle of the Spring Semester, have a clothes exchange in the lounge. Put signs up urging the girls to clean out their closets and bring all their clothes […]

    By |September 29th, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Program Ideas, Social/Community Building||0 Comments

    Visiting a Nursing Home

    Visiting a nursing home
    Community Service

    Description:

    I called a local nusing home and got their approval to come and visit.
    The guys on my hall had a blast and we plan on going back about every month.Name: Lee […]

    By |September 22nd, 2014|Categories: Community Service, Social/Community Building||0 Comments