Upcoming Service-Learning Events

Oct. 23, 2019 by Adriana Thompson

Service Learning Events

Jesus commands us to serve our neighbors (Luke 10, Matthew 25). The Service-Learning program at Concordia University Texas creates and schedules opportunities for students to serve their neighbors on campus, in the local community and across the world. Here are just some of the regular events in which you can participate.

Brookdale Assisted Living

Join us on Thursday evenings at Brookdale Assisted Living, a community for senior citizens. We have wonderful chats with the residents, play games, work on puzzles and so much more. You can learn all about the residents’ fascinating lives and enjoy an evening with fun people.

Upcoming service opportunities:

  • October 24, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • November 7, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • November 14, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Reveal Food Pantry & Resource Center

Students volunteer every Monday at the Reveal Food Pantry & Resource Center in Cedar Park, which provides food and clothing to families with low incomes.

You will help distribute these items to clients and organize the donations.

Upcoming service opportunities:

  • October 28, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • November 4, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • November 11, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Foundation Communities Learning Center

Every Wednesday, CTX students serve Foundation Communities, which is a nonprofit that helps families in the Austin area with affordable housing, healthcare, after school/summer programs for children and tools to empower these community members to succeed.

You have the chance to help elementary students with homework, participate in enrichment activities and assist with Supper Clubs hosted by CTX.

Upcoming service opportunities:

  • October 30, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • November 6, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • November 13, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Stewardship Service Day

Concordia is blessed with a beautiful campus, and it’s our responsibility to maintain its beauty. Join us each month to help the Department of Environmental Stewardship around campus with tasks ranging from gardening and landscaping to trail management.

The next event is on Saturday, November 16, from 9 a.m. to noon.

You will find that serving others not only impacts the recipients but you as well. View the full calendar of Service-Learning events, and sign up today!

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