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Meaningful Volunteer Experience

Alex Morris

April 12, 2015

As a lifelong resident of Tuscaloosa, my UA experience has been a little different. I have never lived more than 20 miles away from Druid City Hospital, where I was born. I have baby pictures at Alabama games when Bryant-Denny...

Sitter service provides child care to student parents

Mary-Margaret Schmidt

January 14, 2015

Sitters for Service is a program designed for student parents by the Graduate School and Graduate Parent Support at The University of Alabama. The program provides student parents at the University with free child care.Many g...

Students should be volunteering

Carolyn Duke

September 21, 2014

Our generation has been labeled as one of the most generous and imaginative of all time. More and more people are creating and forming businesses, non-profits and organizations with the purpose of helping others. Positive and effecti...

Incoming Honors freshmen volunteer in local schools

Melissa Brown

August 23, 2012

Though many incoming freshmen spent the last week enjoying their last days of summer, 150 incoming Honors College students moved in early to work on service projects at local schools. Alabama Action, started in 2001, is a stud...

CSC remodels homeless shelter, seeks volunteers

Brett Saunders

February 8, 2012

The Community Service Center will be giving students at the University of Alabama a chance to aid in rebuilding a homeless shelter for those who are without a place to live across Tuscaloosa. This service project, which is in sup...

City needs student volunteers

Jasmine Cannon

November 15, 2011

The Tuscaloosa Area Volunteer Reception Center is looking for student volunteers to assist with the clean up of Alberta City and the surrounding areas. Since the summer, the number of available volunteers has decreased, but th...

Volunteer opportunities still available in Tuscaloosa

Heather Lightsey

October 26, 2011

Six months after an EF4 tornado swept through Tuscaloosa and surrounding areas, local charities and volunteer efforts still need help. While many organizations were bombarded with generous donations of clothes, food and money...

Alumna organizes volunteer effort for Memorial Day weekend

Victor Luckerson

May 25, 2011

As recovery efforts continue following April 27’s devastating tornado, one UA alumna is working to organize efforts during Memorial Day weekend. Maegan Fuller, a 2009 graduate of the University, is organizing a group to aid in...

Volunteer Opportunities for Wednesday, May 25

CW Staff

May 24, 2011

The following information was provided by the Community Service Center. 1.URGENT NEED:  Volunteers for Spirit of Tuscaloosa Candlelight Vigil: The City of Tuscaloosa is hosting a Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, June 1 at 8:00 pm to ho...

Volunteer Opportunities for Friday, May 20 – Monday, May 23

CW Staff

May 20, 2011

The following information was provided by the Community Service Center. Highlighted Volunteer Opportunities for Friday, May 20 – Monday, May 23: 1. URGENT NEED FOR FRIDAY: Help with deliver at Tuscaloosa’s One Place:  Tu...

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