Service Opportunities

Civic Engagement Programs (serveAkron) offers a variety of service events and volunteer opportunities for students including Super Service Saturdays, drop-in service projects, donation drives and many more! Check out the links below to see how you can get involved today!


Spring 2018

Super Service Saturdays provide a valuable volunteer experience in the local Akron community. All volunteer experiences are from 9 to 11 a.m. and students meet in the Student Union Commuter Lounge at 8:30 a.m. before riding a Roo Express to the agency.

Saturday, January 27
9-11am
Ellet Community Center

Saturday, February 3
9-11am
Kenmore Freestore

Saturday, February 17
9-11am
Haven of Rest

Saturday, March 3
9-11am
Family Promise

Saturday, March 17
9-11am
ACCESS

Saturday, April 7
9-11am
Ronald McDonald House

Saturday, April 28
9-11am
Akron Rotary Camp

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Friday, February 9
Drop-In Service

Friday, February 23
Drop-In Service

Friday, March 2
Drop-In Service

Friday, March 9
Drop-In Service

Monday, March 12
Egg Drop-In Service
3-4pm
Piano Lounge

Friday, March 16
Drop-In Service

Monday, April 23
Drop-In Service 
11am-1pm
Trapezoid Lounge

Throughout the semester, stop by the Student Union Trapezoid Lounge near Starbucks to help with various service projects which include making fleece tie blankets, dog toys, coloring books, and much more!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Friday, January 19
ASB Presentation 
2-2:30pm
SU 316 

Monday, January 22
ASB Presentation 
2-2:30pm
SU 316 

Wednesday, January 24
ASB Presentation 
10-10:30am
SU 316 

Thursday, January 25
ASB Presentation 
2-2:30pm
SU 316 

Tuesday, January 30
ASB Presentation 
10-10:30am
SU 316 

Friday, February 2
ASB Applications Due

Wednesday, March 7
ASB Meet & Greet
11am-1pm
SU 310 

Tuesday, March 13
ASB Meeting Ballrooms CDE
4-5pm

Wednesday, March 14
ASB Meeting Ballrooms CDE
6-7pm

Tuesday, March 20
ASB Meeting Ballrooms CDE
4-5pm

Wednesday, March 21
ASB Meeting Ballrooms CDE
6-7pm

March 25 - March 30
Alternative Spring Break

Monday, January 15
9-11am
Join serveAkron for MLK Day of Service. Volunteers will be working with local non-profit Nazareth Housing Development to make progress on a neighborhood home in Akron

Wednesday, January 31
11am-1pm
SU Concourse 

Are you excited to get involved around the community but don’t know where to start? Check out serveAkron’s Spring Volunteer Fair on the Student Union 2nd Floor Concourse. Numerous agencies from the Akron area will be attending to provide more information on volunteer opportunities. 

Sign-up coming soon!

Wednesday, February 14th
11am-1pm
Trapezoid Lounge 

Create your own Valentine’s Day card for a veteran! Come with your imagination and ready to make someone's day! Supplies will be provided!

Thursday, March 1 - Friday, March 23
Donate new or gently used professional clothing to benefit Akron Urban League. This organization seeks to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Summit County through economic self-reliance and social empowerment. Items may be dropped off in the Center for Service and Leadership across from the Gameroom.

Monday, April 23
Drop-In Service
11am-1pm
Trapezoid Lounge 

Tuesday, April 24
Weekday Service
9-11am
Open M 

Wednesday, April 25
Summer Volunteer Fair | Stop Hunger Now
6:30pm
SU Ballrooms

Thursday, April 26
RePlay 4 Kids
4-6pm
Trapezoid Lounge

Friday, April 27
Weekday Service
9-11am
Neighborhood Network

Drop-In Service
11am-1pm

Saturday, April 28
Super Service Saturday
9-11am
Rotary Camp

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