Advertise Your Event

If you'd like your community service event advertised in the weekly "This Week in Service" email that goes out to students on Mondays, please email the Director, Lucas Malo. Please specify the time, date and location of the event as well as the name of the event sponsor and a brief description of the event.

 

Semester Events

       

Date: Friday, September 1
Event: VolunteerFest 2017
Time: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Fellows Garden (Rain Location: SCC MPR) and Off-Campus
Description: During this Orientation event, first year students can meet students with similar interests, get involved in the Waltham community, and begin their journey of service at Brandeis.

Date: Wednesday, September 6
Event: Waltham Group Recruitment Night
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: SCC Atrium & MPR
Description: Interested in volunteering in the local community? If so, come to Waltham Group Recruitment Night and learn more about how to get involved with the largest student organization at Brandeis. Whether you’d like to volunteer with children, the elderly, individuals who are experiencing homelessness, or the environment, the Waltham Group offers a program that caters to your interest.

Date: Wednesday, September 6
Event: Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Info Session
Time: 8:15PM - 9:15PM
Location: SCC MPR
Description: Are you seeking up to $5,000 of funding for a community impact project? Do you want to be part of a leadership cohort? Come learn about how you can receive funding for a project and get a $500 stipend for your time.

Date: Thursday, September 14
Event: Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Info Session
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Location: SCC MPR
Description: Are you seeking up to $5,000 of funding for a community impact project? Do you want to be part of a leadership cohort? Come learn about how you can receive funding for a project and get a $500 stipend for your time.

Date: Friday, September 15
Event: Waltham: The More You Know Experience
Time: 4:00 PM- 6:00PM
Location: Shapiro Campus Center MPR 
Description: Do you volunteer in the local community? We are offering all-volunteer training to better prepare you to engage in the greater Waltham area. Learn more about Waltham’s demographics, history, and people by attending one of these sessions.


Date: Monday, September 25
Event: Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Info Session
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM 
Location: SCC MPR 
Description: Are you seeking up to $5,000 of funding for a community impact project? Do you want to be part of a leadership cohort? Come learn about how you can receive funding for a project and get a $500 stipend for your time.

Date: Thursday, September 28
Event: Resume Preparations for the Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship
Time: 5:30PM - 6:30PM
Location: SCC 313
Description: Are you considering applying for the Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship? If so, boost your application by attending this personalized training by the Brandeis Hiatt Career Center prior to submitting your application.

Date: Friday, October 13 - Sunday, October 15
Event: VINE Trip
Time: Entire Weekend
Location: Springfield, VT
Description: VINE provides a safe haven for animals who have escaped or been rescued from food industries or other abusive circumstances and are dedicated to animal rights. We help care for the animals and help the sanctuary prepare for winter

Date: Sunday, October 15
Event: Waltham: The More You Know Experience
Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Location: Hassenfeld (All 5 Rooms)
Description: Do you volunteer in the local community? We are offering all-volunteer training to better prepare you to engage in the greater Waltham area. Learn more about Waltham’s demographics, history, and people by attending one of these sessions.

Date: Thursday, October 19
Event: Social Impact Fair
Time: 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Location: Hassenfeld (All 5 Rooms)
Description: Meet employers and community partners who work in the social impact sector and learn about ways that you can volunteer, intern, spend a Year in Service, and/or become employed at their organization!

Date: Saturday, October 21
Event: Zale Program Conference: Knowledge and Support
Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: Hassenfeld (All 5 Rooms)
Description: Are you a volunteer for an organization centered around individuals with disabilities? If so, this free conference will provide additional training and support for working with this population. This is a regional conference for Brandeis volunteers and community partners such as regional Arcs and public schools.

Date: Tuesday, October 31 - Thursday, November 2
Event: October Blood Drive
Time: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Location: Sherman Function Hall
Description: Students, faculty, and staff are invited to donate blood through the American Red Cross at the Waltham Group's October Blood Drive. Our annual blood drive aims to collect as many pints of blood as possible because each pint can save up to three lives.

Date: Sunday, November 5
Event: Mini Day of Service #1
Time: All Day
Location: Off Campus
Description: We invite students, faculty, and staff to join the Waltham Group's Community Connections for a mini day of service. Engage on-site with a community partner and reflect about your experience with your group.

Date: Thursday, November 9th @ 11:59PM
Event: Rich/Collins Community Leadership & Impact Fellowship Application Deadline

Date: Thursday, November 16
Event: The Great American Smokeout
Time: All Day
Location: SCC and Campus-Wide
Description: The Great American Smokeout (GASO) is held every year to encourage smokers to make a plan to quit. Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) will be tabling in the SCC to pass out information and quit-packs.

Date: Thursday, November 16
Event: Zale Networking Night
Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Location: SCC 313
Description: Are you a Brandeis volunteer for an organization centered around individuals with disabilities? If so, join us for this networking night with You're With Us student leaders.

Date: Thursday, November 30
Event: Stanley Family Night
Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Location: Stanley Elementary School
Description: Stanley Family Night is a carnival-like event for Stanley Elementary School students and families. It is a great opportunity for clubs to get involved in the Waltham community AND to have a lot of fun! CORI background deadline is November 1st.

Date: Monday, December 4
Event: Volunteer Appreciation
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: SCC Multipurpose Room
Description: Did you volunteer with Waltham Group or a service club this semester? If so, join us for a celebration of you!