Reaching Out to the Community

The Waltham Group connects hundreds of students with local service opportunities


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Entirely student run, the Waltham Group is the umbrella organization for more than 20 groups that target community needs through tutorial, recreational and mentoring programs. It is the largest student organization at Brandeis. A center for service and advocacy since 1966, the Waltham Group partners with outreach programs on campus, in Waltham and beyond. It helps student develop real-world skills while putting Brandeis' social-justice mission into action through a broad variety of activities, from after-school enrichment with the Waltham Kids Club to meals at The Community Day Center of Waltham.