serveAkron – Civic Engagement Programs

Volunteering for service projects on campus and in the greater-Akron area is a great way to immerse yourself in the community and meet new people.

Not only does serveAkron connect students to service opportunities, serveAkron provides many educational and awareness events throughout the year. Join serveAkron on RooConnect and discover how you can give back to your community and engage as an active citizen in the greater-Akron area!

Highlighted programs include:

  • Make a Difference Day
  • National Voter Registration Day
  • National Volunteer Week
  • Democracy Clinics
  • Alternative Spring Break
  • Super Service Saturday
  • Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
  • MLK Day of Service
  • 9/11 Day of Remembrance and Service
  • UA Remembrance Day

Here's a short list of the types of ways you can volunteer:

  • Off Campus Community Service Projects
  • Super Service Saturday (Off Campus)
  • Drop-In Service Events (on Campus)
  • Zip To It (Off Campus)
  • Donation Drives

serveAkron has a variety of events, opportunities and partners to volunteer with for anyone interested in continuing or starting their volunteer journey. 

We look forward to enhancing your time here at UA through service to the community and others, please let us know how we can help find a service opportunity that fits your needs, hobbies, or interests!