Program Name: The Urban Community Service Volunteer Program
Collaborative Partners : Days of Service
DESCRIPTION: The Urban Community Service and Volunteer encourages students to become active citizens within the campus and surrounding community. This series of community outreach programs introduces Rutgers Newark students to community service, civic engagement, and co-curricular volunteer opportunities. The primary goal of this initiative is to introduce students to local organizations that are actively seeking hardworking innovative partners interested in advancing their agencies mission. The service learning and student development initiative also serves as a campus clearinghouse and resource center for student organizations that are interested in collaborating on larger outreach initiatives.
Population Served: Grades K-8,Business Professionals,Business Agencies,Artists,Families/Parents,Community-based Groups,Citizen Groups