Service Saturdays

Once a month, work with 10-12 fellow students on a service project with a local nonprofit organization. Each service project is student-led, and addresses a different social issue. After each service outing, you and your group members will discuss the experience over a meal.

Spring 2015 Dates

February 7: Hope House Foundation
Hope House Foundation provides temporary housing to women and their children who are experiencing situational homelessness in the Lake Norman area.

Assist Hope House Foundation by providing general maintenance assistance and teach residents about the benefits of recycling. 

March 21: Supportive Housing Communities 
Supportive Housing Communities seeks to put a permanent end to homelessness in a way that creates dignity, hope and community.

Assist Supportive Housing Communities by helping prepare their Charlotte-area community garden for spring planting. 

April 11: Hinds Feet Farm
Hinds Feet Farm is dedicated to serving individuals living with brain injuries through equine therapy. 

Assist Hinds Feet Farm through helping beautify the grounds of their Huntersville center. 

April 18: No Backpack Day
No Backpack Day is a movement that gives school supplies and functioning backpacks to the thousands of school-aged youth in Cameroon who do not have these items.

Assist No Backpack Day by preparing school supplies and backpacks to be sent to Cameroon.  

Registration

Register for a Service Saturday by the Wednesday before service day.

For more information, to lead a Service Saturday trip, or to co-sponsor a Service Saturday trip, contact Kyle Goodfellow, program coordinator.