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Commitment to Service Report

Students contribute to the $720,000 value of volunteer efforts to non-profit organizations.

BeneficiariesOrganizations
Advisory Board on Autism and Related Disorders (ABOARD)
Participating in Autism walk.
  • Kappa Delta Rho National Fraternity
American Cancer Society
Participating in Daffodil Days and Pitt Fest, fundraising, and assisting with office duties.
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Beta Beta Beta Biology Society
  • Phi Sigma Sigma National Sorority
  • Newman Student Association
  • WUPJ-TV
American Heart Association
Organizing and setting up cardiopulmonary resuscitation classes and walking clubs, Jump Rope for Heart, and Hoops for Heart
  • Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity
American Red Cross
Organizing and hosting fundraising events, blood drives, and helping with office duties
  • Acacia International Fraternity
  • Rugby Football Club
Children's Hospital
Reading books to children
  • Students Outreach Through Service (SOS)
Easter Seals Foundation
Fundraising to benefit local patients
  • Delta Sigma Chi Fraternity
Habitat for Humanity
Assisting in the construction of homes, recruiting volunteers, and fundraising
  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Geology Club
  • Habitat for Humanity of Pitt-Johnstown
  • Outdoors Club
  • Society of Undergraduate Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers
Mom's House
Playing and interacting with single teenage parents, maintaining facilities, and fundraising
  • Environmental Awareness Society
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Cambria and Somerset Counties
Fundraising to benefit local patients
  • Acacia International Fraternity
  • Circle K International
  • Lambda Pi Eta Communications Honor Society
Salvation Army
Participating in Project Bundle-Up Days, assisting in soup kitchens, packing angel gifts, and volunteering with youth programs
  • Psychology Club
Special Olympics
Volunteering for the winter games
  • Alpha Sigma Alpha National Society
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Student Council on World Affairs
  • Student Senate
St. Vincent de Paul Food for Families
Collecting donation for Spring food drive
  • Concert Band
  • Pi Lambda Theta Education Honor Society
United Cerebral Palsy
Fundraising to benefit local patients
  • Delta Chi International Fraternity
Women's Help Center
Providing child care, fundraising, office assistance, and monitoring shelters
  • Psychology Club
Information summarized from The Helping Hand Booklet, Spring 2004, produced by the Office of Student Life and reflects examples of commitments to the community by student organizations.
Last Reviewed: December 6, 2004