Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Bucknell Brigade, Community Harvest and Lewisburg Community Garden

-The weekly Community Harvest Hot Meal Program is looking for volunteer groups and individuals to serve the meal at 5:00 on the the dates: September 18th, October 2nd, October 23th, October 30th, November 27th and December 4rd. Following the serving, clean up is finished up at 6:30 pm. To sign up please contact Paula at pjc026@bucknell.edu – The Bucknell Brigade is a unique project that has enlisted over 600 volunteers from our university to be a part of community-building and experiential education. Since 1999, volunteers from the university have been working to serve others and learn from community development efforts […]

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Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Girls On the Run needs coaches!

 Warm-up your spirit fingers, lace up your sneakers and inspire a group of girls to be strong and healthy. Teams of volunteer coaches facilitate our easy to follow curriculum with groups of 8-15 girls over the course of 10-12 weeks. Amidst the conversation, laughter, hugs and energy awards, you will witness transformational change in the girls and don’t be surprised if you realize that you are positively changing as well! The program may end in 12 weeks, but for our coaches and girls, the finish line is just the beginning. Ready to make a difference and encourage girls to realize […]

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Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Tutoring! Polar Bear Plunge! Chocolate Festival

– The After-School Tutoring Program is seeking work study eligible students who have afternoon availability, a desire to work with children, and strong organizational skills to fill open work study positions. You’ll work closely with an outstanding group of volunteers and directly with children grades K-12 from the Lewisburg School District at two local affordable housing complexes. You must be 19 years of age or older and willing to get certified to be a student university driver. Please contact Troy Swinehart at trs017@bucknell.edu for questions or to set up an interview, or stop by the Office of Civic Engagement in […]

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Welcome Back!

– The Spring Community Service and Involvement Fair will take place on January 24th from 5:30-7:00 in the Terrace Room. We have 40 agencies attending from hospitals to animal welfare agencies. – Take the Plunge! The Polar Bear Plunge will take place on February 4th at 2:00 pm at the St. George Street ramp. Sign up to plunge here. The Polar Bear Plunge benefits the Lewisburg Downtown Partnership. – Volunteers and groups are needed to help set up at 2:00 pm and serve the weekly dinner meal at 5:00 for Community Harvest every Monday at St. Andrew’s UMC Church (102 […]

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Holiday programs and clean ups!

-Volunteers are needed for a volleyball tournament fundraising event Lewisburg High School (815 Market St., Lewisburg, PA) on November 1st. Volunteers will help run the 9th grade food concession stand and possibly refereeing some of the games. Volunteers should arrive at 6:00 and are needed until 9:00 pm. Please contact Susan at scolon@dejazzd.com. – Turkey and Trimmings Basket DUE DATE November 15th!! Help us reach our goal of providing a basket for 120 local families. Baskets should include enough items that would feed a family of 4. Suggested items are stuffing, potatoes, canned vegetables, cranberry sauce, gravy, and a gift card to a […]

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Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Clean ups, holiday programs and volleyball tournaments!

– Volunteers are needed at the Lewisburg Community Garden! Volunteer hours are each Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-7:00. The garden is located at 208 N Water St (intersection of North Water Street and St. Anthony’s Street in Lewisburg). If you have questions about today or future garden volunteer opportunities, please contact Scarlett Littman at spl011@bucknell.edu. This opportunity is within walking distance of campus.   -Volunteers are needed for a volleyball tournament fundraising event Lewisburg High School (815 Market St., Lewisburg, PA) on November 1st. Volunteers will help run the 9th grade food concession stand and possibly refereeing some of the games. Volunteers should arrive at 6:00 and […]

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Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Clean ups, coaching opportunities and other fun outdoor activities!

Volunteers are needed at the Lewisburg Community Garden! Volunteer hours are each Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-7:00. The garden is located at 208 N Water St (intersection of North Water Street and St. Anthony’s Street in Lewisburg). If you have questions about today or future garden volunteer opportunities, please contact Scarlett Littman at spl011@bucknell.edu. This opportunity is within walking distance of campus. Girls on the Run is looking for some coaches!  We are an after-school program teaching girls to be joyful, healthy and confident while creatively integrating running into their lives.  They will be able to walk or run a […]

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Monday, October 3rd, 2016

tutoring, local races and other fun opportunities!

– A local CSA farm could use some help with outdoor clean up and other outdoor tasks. Times and days flexible for small groups or individuals. The farm is located about 10 minute drive from campus. For more information please contact Joe at dreamcatcherfarm@dejazzd.com or 570-523-1681   – Essex Place, an local afterschool tutoring program at affordable housing complex needs tutors to do homework help with children. Tutoring time is 3:00-5:30 pm. Transportation is provided. Clearances must be completed prior to any tutoring can take place. If interested contact Troy at trs017@bucknell.edu   – On Friday, October 7th,  volunteers are […]

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Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Alternative Break Fair and other fun activities!

– Break out of the Bucknell Bubble! Break Away . . . and immerse yourself in a unique learning opportunity. Consider using your Thanksgiving, winter, spring, or summer break to make a difference and do something different. Join us at the Alternative Break Fair from 12 – 1 pm and 4:30 – 6pm, Wednesday, September 14, Arches Lounge, 3rd Floor, Langone Center. – Student volunteers are needed to help set up and tear down for the biennial Kid’s Market Sale at the Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church on S 3rd St. on September 28th from 6:00-8:00 pm and Saturday, October 1st […]

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