Through meaningful service projects open to all Jesuit-educated alumni, graduates across the nation are engaged in shared service that demonstrates the life-changing and enduring power of a Jesuit education. This spring, alumni are invited to participate in community service projects sponsored by the following Jesuit colleges and universities (listed in alphabetical order). PLEASE NOTE: This list continues to grow! Send any new projects to AJCU's Director of Communications, Deanna Howes: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Creighton University, Saturday, April 11: Creighton University in Omaha, NE will partner with the Hunger Collaborative for the National Jesuit Alumni Service Initiative. A collaboration of Omaha’s major food pantries committed to sustainable solutions combating hunger, the Hunger Collaborative brings together Heart Ministry Center, Heartland Hope Mission, Together Inc., and Food Bank for the Heartland.
Fairfield University, Saturday, April 18th: Join Fairfield University alumni, students, and staff for the 27th Annual Hunger Cleanup. Volunteers will be assigned to sites in Fairfield, CT and neighboring towns to do such jobs as spring cleaning, yard work, painting, etc.
Le Moyne College, Saturday, April 18th: Join members of the Le Moyne College community for “Dolphins Dive into Service,” a campus-wide service event organized by the Le Moyne College Office of Campus Ministry. Participants will meet at 8:30 AM to serve those in need at various sites throughout the Syracuse community and end the day with a luncheon on campus. Site locations will be confirmed in advance of the event. In addition, service events will be hosted by Le Moyne alumni in the Boston area on Thursday, May 14th and in the Atlanta area on Saturday, April 18th.
Regis University, Saturday, March 28th: Regis University will host the 16th annual Regis University Easter Service Project on campus in Denver, CO. This Easter Basket collection collects Easter goodies for needy Denver-area Catholic children.
Saint Joseph's University, Saturday, April 25th: Saint Joseph's University will host the annual Global Community Day. Each year, alumni, faculty, staff, parents, students, and friends gather together as men and women with and for others for a day of service. It is an opportunity to give back while connecting with the SJU community.
Saint Peter's University, Various Dates: A robust calendar of community service events has been developed by the Office of Campus Ministry to offer Saint Peter's University alumni and members of the University community (including Jesuit alumni) an opportunity to give back with time and talent throughout the spring.
Seattle University, Saturday, April 25: Join members of the Seattle University community for a day of service at various sites across Seattle, WA. Stay tuned for more information!