January 13, 2014
The Phi Alpha Honors Society is sponsoring a Winter Drive for children and families of Chester. The donations will be distributed to the children at Widener Partnership Charter School (all sizes, ages, sexes; whatever is donated is available for the school).
January 08, 2014
Number of hours: estimated 10 per week, @$10 per hour, through the end of April, 2014 can be divided between two students.
December 01, 2013
Multicultural Student Orgs will be hosting a Holiday Food Drive from December 2, 2013 to December 11, 2013.
November 06, 2013
Salvation Army Angel Tree Program
Widener University has partnered with the Salvation Army and its Angel Tree Program. The Angel Tree Program helps over 300 children in Chester receive a gift for the holiday season. Each angel tag has an actual child's name on it and suggested gift items (but any gift is appreciated).
October 31, 2013
Spring 2014 Service-Learning Classes Now Posted
Go to the Civic Engagement Website search engine and click on "Only Display Service-Learning Courses" to see a full listing of courses offered next semester.
October 29, 2013
Soccer for Success Program Paying Benefits in Chester
Buton-Fairfax is one of a growing number of elementary school students in Chester involved in the Chester Upland Soccer for Success program, an after-school youth development program that uses soccer as a tool to combat childhood obesity and promote healthy lifestyles for underserved students.
October 29, 2013
Behind the Hoodie: An indepth analysis of the Trayvon Martin case
An informal discussion about the complexities of race in America will occur on Wednesday, November 6 at 6 p.m. in the Webb Room. Sponsored by: Black Men United, Black Student Union, Community Engagement and Diversity Initiatives, Multicultural Student Affairs, NAACP College Chapter
October 21, 2013
Donate Life: Service With a Purpose Speaker Series
Learn what you need to know about organ and tissue donation and how easily you can become part of the solution to this rapidly growing problem! Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 5:30 to 7 pm in the Webb Room.
October 16, 2013
Food Day Events on October 24th
Come celebrate Food Day by attending a variety of events on Widener's campus. Events include a Community Partner Fair and Student Poster Display, Soccer for Success Demonstration, and a Lecture and Discussion on Food Day Priorities.
September 25, 2013
Food Drive for The Better Living Center in Chester, Pa.
The Office of Civic Engagement and the School of Business together with UPS and the Money Club are hosting a food drive for The Better Living Center in Chester, Pa. The food drive starts October 1 and will run until November 23.

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