Alternative Spring Break 2014 Trips

Trip Options

Come to an Information Session to learn more about Alternative Spring Break

Home Renovations:

“Rebuilding Lives, Restoring Hope”
National Relief Network
Mobile, Alabama

Grace House on the Mountains

Volunteer with the National Relief Network! Volunteering will include working in the neighborhoods of Mobile. Help the elderly fix their homes by painting, landscaping and light construction work. 

http://www.nrn.org

Youth:

“Finding Cures, Saving Children”
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee

Community Collaborations International

Learn about St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and its housing facilities! Volunteering will include cleaning, patient activities and gardening with St. Jude facilities. 

http://www.stjude.org

“Where Young Spirits Soar!”
Camp Twin Lakes
Winder, Georgia  [Limited to Fraternity and Sorority Life Members]

Camp Twin LakesExperience the scenic Camp Twin Lakes and change a life of a child! Camp Twin Lakes offers a life changing camp experience for children with illness or disabilities. Projects include: working on construction and maintenance projects throughout the camp grounds. Looking for hard working Fraternity and Sorority Life members to be a part of the experience and ready to make a difference! Lodging is provided within the camp grounds.

http://www.camptwinlakes.org/

Hunger:

“Hunger Relief Starts Here”
Stop Hunger Now and FeedMore
Richmond, Virginia

Diligent Hands Gracious Hearts

Work with Stop Hunger Now and FeedMore, which are initiatives for hunger relief. Volunteering will include meal packaging, working in a community kitchen and a food pantry.

http://www.stophungernow.org
https://feedmore.org 

Civic engagment


Quick Links

Civic Engagement Calendar of Events

Student RSVP for a Civic Engagement Event

External Agencies...Advertise Your Volunteer Opportunities With Us!Students...Log Your Service Hours


Contact Us

Alison Doehring
Assistant Director, Student Life
aer15@uakron.edu
330.972.7352

Heather Saling
Graduate Assistant, Civic Engagement
sugradasst12@uakron.edu
330.972.3923

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
Contact us
Send mail & deliveries to UA
Text-Only