Students begin month-long Celebration of Service

Posted April 06, 2011

Nancy Coburn, director of Volunteer and Service-Learning Center, says many students are already involved in some form of service through athletics teams, student organizations, academic departments and individual initiative.

"Sometimes they'll go to one of the events or projects that SALT has planned and they fall in love with what they're doing. It really touches their heart in some way and they keep going," Coburn says.

The opportunities range from helping with an Easter egg hunt at the College Heights Friendship House to assisting Nepalese women as they sell their handiwork at Eternal Threads.  Read more in The Optimist.