Upcoming Events

Monday, January 19
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Interfaith Service
Reflect on the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr., pack meals for food pantries and enjoy a social justice and education-themed fair with Brandeis clubs. Co-sponsored by the Interfaith Chaplaincy and Waltham Group in partnership with Youth Lead, Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries and the Mass Service Alliance.
Levin Ballroom (Usdan), 10:00am-3:30pm

Wednesday, January 21
Waltham Group Volunteer Recruitment
Stop by Recruitment Night to learn about all 20 Waltham Group volunteer programs and sign up to get involved! Sponsored by the Waltham Group.
Shapiro Campus Center Atrium, 7:00-8:00pm

Friday, January 30 - Monday, February 9
Homelessness Through Our Eyes
By displaying their stories, learn about the conditions that many of those who experience homelessness face. Sponsored by Waltham Group’s Hunger & Homelessness and The Community Day Center. *Deis Impact event
Shapiro Campus Center Atrium, All day

Monday, February 2
Exploring Housing Insecurity  Through Art
Join for a conversation with artists Kenji Nakayama and Christopher Hope, part of the “Signs for the Homeless” project in Boston. They will share their perspectives on housing insecurity and how their art makes a difference. Engage in discussion on policy with a speaker from the Mass. Coalition for the Homeless. Sponsored by Waltham Group’s Hunger & Homelessness and Habitat for Humanity. *Deis Impact event
Shapiro Campus Center Art Gallery, 6:30-8:00pm

Tuesday, February 10 - Thursday, February 12
Blood Drive
Donate or volunteer and save a life through the American Red Cross! Sponsored by the Waltham Group.
Sherman Function Hall (Hassenfeld), 11:00am-5:00pm

Monday, March 9
Young Alumni Panel
Come hear from young alumni of Brandeis, as they speak about their work experiences since graduating and how their time volunteering during their time at Brandeis influences the work they do today. Refreshments included. Sponsored by the Waltham Group.
Shapiro Campus Center Multipurpose Room, 7:00pm-8:00pm

Saturday, March 28
Wellness Drive
Student volunteers can sign up to collect and sort clothing and toiletries donated by Waltham residents, which will then be donated to those experiencing poverty. Sponsored by Waltham Group’s Hunger & Homelessness program. More details to follow!

Tuesday, April 14 - Thursday, April 16
Blood Drive
Donate or volunteer and save a life through the American Red Cross! Sponsored by the Waltham Group.
Sherman Function Hall (Hassenfeld), 11:00am-5:00pm

Monday, April 27
Celebration of Service
If you were involved in community service this year, this event is for you! Dress up, indulge in some delicious finger foods and enjoy the company of friends as we celebrate the hours of volunteer work Brandeis students have completed and also honor seniors receiving Commitment to Service Awards!
Sherman Function Hall (Hassenfeld), 7:00-8:30pm