July 8, 2021

2021 Blood Battle Returns

It's the Aggies against Weber State again-- not on the playing field, but in donation beds, seeing which school can meet their goals of 1,000 units of blood in one week!

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Show your support for the Student Nutrition Access Center by donating a meal from your meal plan and/or by volunteering to gather donations!
Donate-a-Meal Fundraiser for SNAC

Donate-a-Meal Fundraiser for SNAC

Show your support for the Student Nutrition Access Center by donating a meal from your meal plan and/or by volunteering to gather donations!

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We are hiring student leaders who will receive monthly living allowances, education awards, and have influence over their schedules. Come work with the Center for Community Engagement!
Now Hiring Student Leaders for 2022-23

Now Hiring Student Leaders for 2022-23

We are hiring student leaders who will receive monthly living allowances, education awards, and have influence over their schedules. Come work with the Center for Community Engagement!

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The Service Center, the Interfaith Initiative, and the International Student Council are teaming up to organize various events to provide support and build community during Ramadan this year.
Ramadan Iftar Initiative

Ramadan Iftar Initiative

The Service Center, the Interfaith Initiative, and the International Student Council are teaming up to organize various events to provide support and build community during Ramadan this year.

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Celebrate the legacy of Val R. Christensen with us in the great outdoors, working for some great community organizations.
Legacy of Val Day of Service 2022

Legacy of Val Day of Service 2022

Celebrate the legacy of Val R. Christensen with us in the great outdoors, working for some great community organizations.

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Visit the booths of local nonprofit organizations and find out how you can contribute to our communities!
Spring Community Volunteer Fair

Spring Community Volunteer Fair

Visit the booths of local nonprofit organizations and find out how you can contribute to our communities!

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The Service Center and USU Eastern are teaming up to learn about allyship and advocacy in the realm of queer justice and will be traveling to New York City during spring break. Apply today!
Alternative Spring Break 2022: Queer Justice in NYC

Alternative Spring Break 2022: Queer Justice in NYC

The Service Center and USU Eastern are teaming up to learn about allyship and advocacy in the realm of queer justice and will be traveling to New York City during spring break. Apply today!

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The Service Center has collaborated with the American Red Cross for decades to provide Aggies opportunities to serve! Learn about our plans for this semester.
Spring 2022 Blood Drives

Spring 2022 Blood Drives

The Service Center has collaborated with the American Red Cross for decades to provide Aggies opportunities to serve! Learn about our plans for this semester.

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Come learn about best practices in fighting food insecurity both on-campus and in the community, network with other food insecurity and waste fighters, and contribute to the statewide conversation about what we can change in our communities.
Utah Higher Education Food Summit 2021

Utah Higher Education Food Summit 2021

Come learn about best practices in fighting food insecurity both on-campus and in the community, network with other food insecurity and waste fighters, and contribute to the statewide conversation about what we can change in our communities.

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Don't let your excess meal plan meals go to waste at the end of the semester! Donate a meal from you plan and support the work of the Cache Community Food Pantry.
Meal Swipe Fundraiser

Meal Swipe Fundraiser

Don't let your excess meal plan meals go to waste at the end of the semester! Donate a meal from you plan and support the work of the Cache Community Food Pantry.

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Grab a donut and some hot cocoa and learn more about how you can make a difference in our communities through service and community engagement opportunities.
Cocoa & Community

Cocoa & Community

Grab a donut and some hot cocoa and learn more about how you can make a difference in our communities through service and community engagement opportunities.

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What is the role of water in your spiritual or religious practice? How is water connected to the experiences that have influenced who you are? Join Cache Community Connections, the USU Center for Community Engagement, and the Hyrum Museum for this communi
Pure Water Interfaith Community Dialogue

Pure Water Interfaith Community Dialogue

What is the role of water in your spiritual or religious practice? How is water connected to the experiences that have influenced who you are? Join Cache Community Connections, the USU Center for Community Engagement, and the Hyrum Museum for this communi...

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Learn about Food Equity and Access in Cache Valley through USU's first "hyperlocal" Alternative Fall Break program.
Alternative Fall Break program returns!

Alternative Fall Break program returns!

Learn about Food Equity and Access in Cache Valley through USU's first "hyperlocal" Alternative Fall Break program.

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The Service Center hosts its first Day of Service! Join us for short-term service projects with local nonprofits.
2021 Day of Service

2021 Day of Service

The Service Center hosts its first Day of Service! Join us for short-term service projects with local nonprofits.

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Various nonprofit organizations from throughout Cache Valley will set up information booths. Come learn how you can get involved as a volunteer in the wider community.
Community Volunteer Fair 2021

Community Volunteer Fair 2021

Various nonprofit organizations from throughout Cache Valley will set up information booths. Come learn how you can get involved as a volunteer in the wider community.

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All Aggies are welcome to learn how they can make a difference in their communities by working with the CCE
Center for Community Engagement Kickoff

Center for Community Engagement Kickoff

All Aggies are welcome to learn how they can make a difference in their communities by working with the CCE

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Education Outreach and Aggie Blue Bikes are looking for enthusiastic student workers who want to make a difference in the world. Learn about their open positions for the 2021-2022 school year hear.
CCE Now Hiring!

CCE Now Hiring!

Education Outreach and Aggie Blue Bikes are looking for enthusiastic student workers who want to make a difference in the world. Learn about their open positions for the 2021-2022 school year hear.

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It's the Aggies against Weber State again-- not on the playing field, but in donation beds, seeing which school can meet their goals of 1,000 units of blood in one week!
2021 Blood Battle Returns

2021 Blood Battle Returns

It's the Aggies against Weber State again-- not on the playing field, but in donation beds, seeing which school can meet their goals of 1,000 units of blood in one week!

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Thanks to funding from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation Act (CRRSAA), the Utah State University Center for Community Engagement has hired Kara Bachman as the Food Security Coordinator for the Student Nutrition Access Center (
New Funding Boosts SNAC's Capacity

New Funding Boosts SNAC's Capacity

Thanks to funding from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation Act (CRRSAA), the Utah State University Center for Community Engagement has hired Kara Bachman as the Food Security Coordinator for the Student Nutrition Access Center (...

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We're hiring! Find out about our 10-week-long full-time positions working in the SNAC pantry here.
2021 Summer Associates

2021 Summer Associates

We're hiring! Find out about our 10-week-long full-time positions working in the SNAC pantry here.

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The Service Center has curated a series of fun, delicious cooking demonstration videos and will provide meal kits to accompany the videos.
Free Meal Kits Continue!

Free Meal Kits Continue!

The Service Center has curated a series of fun, delicious cooking demonstration videos and will provide meal kits to accompany the videos.

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Every week until the new semester, the Service Center and the Inclusion Center will provide free ingredients and cooking demos.
Aggies Be Cookin' Free Meal Kits

Aggies Be Cookin' Free Meal Kits

Every week until the new semester, the Service Center and the Inclusion Center will provide free ingredients and cooking demos.

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Utah State University’s Val R. Christensen Service Center has partnered with Cache Community Connections (CCC) to create Community Rakes & Shovels, a service that provides raking and shoveling services for senior citizens and people with disabilities in C
USU Coordinating Volunteers to Provide Snow Shoveling for Cache Valley Residents in Need

USU Coordinating Volunteers to Provide Snow Shoveling for Cache Valley Residents in Need

Utah State University’s Val R. Christensen Service Center has partnered with Cache Community Connections (CCC) to create Community Rakes & Shovels, a service that provides raking and shoveling services for senior citizens and people with disabilities in C...

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In honor of our 50th anniversary, the Service Center is highlighting 50 acts of service done by individuals and groups across campus. Read all about them!
50 Acts of Service for 50 Years

50 Acts of Service for 50 Years

In honor of our 50th anniversary, the Service Center is highlighting 50 acts of service done by individuals and groups across campus. Read all about them!

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Register yourself, your roommates/household, or your organization to volunteer to rake leaves or shovel snow for senior citizens and community members with disabilities.
Community Rakes and Shovels

Community Rakes and Shovels

Register yourself, your roommates/household, or your organization to volunteer to rake leaves or shovel snow for senior citizens and community members with disabilities.

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Reserve a free meal kit and tune into the livestreamed cooking demonstration during Food Security Awareness Week!
Virtual Cook-along with SNAC

Virtual Cook-along with SNAC

Reserve a free meal kit and tune into the livestreamed cooking demonstration during Food Security Awareness Week!

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Learn about this event on Thursday where you can join a Service Center program and get a snack!
Service Center Kickoff 2020

Service Center Kickoff 2020

Learn about this event on Thursday where you can join a Service Center program and get a snack!

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Student organization's and student leaders within the Center for Community Engagement have stepped up and are still serving those in need of a meal during the Coronavirus pandemic. The Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC Pantry) typically serves about
USU Fights Hunger Amidst COVID-19 Transition

USU Fights Hunger Amidst COVID-19 Transition

Student organization's and student leaders within the Center for Community Engagement have stepped up and are still serving those in need of a meal during the Coronavirus pandemic. The Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC Pantry) typically serves about

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Research shows that one-third of USU students are unable to access sufficient quantities of affordable, nutritious food. The SNAC pantry provides resources to students and members of the campus community who either do not have enough money to buy food, ar
Feeding the Aggie Family: USU's Food Pantry Still Seeks Donations During Pandemic

Feeding the Aggie Family: USU's Food Pantry Still Seeks Donations During Pandemic

Research shows that one-third of USU students are unable to access sufficient quantities of affordable, nutritious food. The SNAC pantry provides resources to students and members of the campus community who either do not have enough money to buy food, ar...

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The programs of the Service Center did all kinds of work in our communities this academic year, from picking fruit to interpreting at parent-teacher conferences.
Celebrating a Successful Year of Service

Celebrating a Successful Year of Service

The programs of the Service Center did all kinds of work in our communities this academic year, from picking fruit to interpreting at parent-teacher conferences.

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In mid-November 2019 the Val R. Christensen Service Center at Utah State University partnered with USU’s Dining Services to raise nearly $9,000 for the Cache Community Food Pantry, while also hosting an event demonstrating principles of food security.
$9,000 raised for the Cache Community Food Pantry

$9,000 raised for the Cache Community Food Pantry

In mid-November 2019 the Val R. Christensen Service Center at Utah State University partnered with USU’s Dining Services to raise nearly $9,000 for the Cache Community Food Pantry, while also hosting an event demonstrating principles of food security.

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The Student Nutrition Access Center remains open to serve Utah State University students, faculty, staff and student families during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency.
Help with Hunger at USU

Help with Hunger at USU

The Student Nutrition Access Center remains open to serve Utah State University students, faculty, staff and student families during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency.

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Looking for an opportunity to fight food waste and get food to people who need it this summer? We are hiring for an AmeriCorps Summer Associate who will do just that!
Now Hiring AmeriCorps Summer Associate for SNAC

Now Hiring AmeriCorps Summer Associate for SNAC

Looking for an opportunity to fight food waste and get food to people who need it this summer? We are hiring for an AmeriCorps Summer Associate who will do just that!

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Learn what the SNAC pantry is doing amid all the closures at USU to keep students, staff, and faculty from increased food insecurity.
SNAC, Food Recovery, & Campus Kitchen Still at Work!

SNAC, Food Recovery, & Campus Kitchen Still at Work!

Learn what the SNAC pantry is doing amid all the closures at USU to keep students, staff, and faculty from increased food insecurity.

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The Utah State University Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC Pantry) has made its mark on USU’s campus population over the course of the last 10 years. The SNAC Pantry was formed in 2010 as a student-run organization and has continued to be student run
SNAC Pantry Anniversary

SNAC Pantry Anniversary

The Utah State University Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC Pantry) has made its mark on USU’s campus population over the course of the last 10 years. The SNAC Pantry was formed in 2010 as a student-run organization and has continued to be student run...

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Learn more about volunteering with the Local Homeless Coordinating Committee in the 2020 Point in Time Count
Point in Time Homeless Count 2020

Point in Time Homeless Count 2020

Learn more about volunteering with the Local Homeless Coordinating Committee in the 2020 Point in Time Count

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Volunteer with local nonprofits to commemorate the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on his day. Make it a "day on," not a "day off"!
2020 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service

2020 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service

Volunteer with local nonprofits to commemorate the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on his day. Make it a "day on," not a "day off"!

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We want you to get all the info about engaging with your community! Come meet us at some upcoming events.
New Year = Time to Serve

New Year = Time to Serve

We want you to get all the info about engaging with your community! Come meet us at some upcoming events.

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Here's how you can help save lives, and school just barely started! Donate a pint during this American Red Cross blood drive, or volunteer to staff the check in and snack tables.
Blood Battle 2019: USU vs. Weber

Blood Battle 2019: USU vs. Weber

Here's how you can help save lives, and school just barely started! Donate a pint during this American Red Cross blood drive, or volunteer to staff the check in and snack tables.

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UHEFS is a gathering of students, staff, faculty, and administrators, along with community partner organizations, working to fight food insecurity and food waste.
Utah Higher Education Food Summit coming to USU

Utah Higher Education Food Summit coming to USU

UHEFS is a gathering of students, staff, faculty, and administrators, along with community partner organizations, working to fight food insecurity and food waste.

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Every spring USU hosts the North Area Special Olympics Swim Competition. Help us make a great event for talented athletes from across northern Utah
Special Olympics Swim Competition Volunteers

Special Olympics Swim Competition Volunteers

Every spring USU hosts the North Area Special Olympics Swim Competition. Help us make a great event for talented athletes from across northern Utah

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Learn more about volunteering with the Local Homeless Coordinating Committee in the 2019 Point in Time Count
Point in Time Homeless Count 2019

Point in Time Homeless Count 2019

Learn more about volunteering with the Local Homeless Coordinating Committee in the 2019 Point in Time Count

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What can 11 students learn about sustainability in red rock country? Read what they did over this past Fall Break.
Alternative Fall Break 2018 in Moab

Alternative Fall Break 2018 in Moab

What can 11 students learn about sustainability in red rock country? Read what they did over this past Fall Break.

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Find all the information you need about Blood Battle 2018, where Aggies try to out-donate Weber State University in the way of units of blood. Volunteers also needed for staffing the check in and snack tables
Blood Battle 2018

Blood Battle 2018

Find all the information you need about Blood Battle 2018, where Aggies try to out-donate Weber State University in the way of units of blood. Volunteers also needed for staffing the check in and snack tables

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Take a break from campus and find your path to active citizenship by attending this retreat.
Active Engagement Retreat coming soon

Active Engagement Retreat coming soon

Take a break from campus and find your path to active citizenship by attending this retreat.

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Students spent their breaks serving! Learn about their projects here.
Alternative Spring Breaks Were a Great Success

Alternative Spring Breaks Were a Great Success

Students spent their breaks serving! Learn about their projects here.

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Learn how you can make a difference during your fall break!
Salt Lake Fall Alternative Break

Salt Lake Fall Alternative Break

Learn how you can make a difference during your fall break!

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USU Students can go to the grand canyon
Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon

USU Students can go to the grand canyon

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USU Alternative Fall Break 2017 in Green River
Green River Rural Community Development

Green River Rural Community Development

USU Alternative Fall Break 2017 in Green River

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Alternative Breaks
Alt break in Guatemala
Guatemala 2018 | Service Center

Guatemala 2018

Alt break in Guatemala

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Alternative Breaks
USU Alternative Fall Break 2018 in Moab where we'll learn about environmental stewardship, permaculture, and desert service
Alternative Fall Break 2018 Moab

Alternative Fall Break 2018 Moab

USU Alternative Fall Break 2018 in Moab where we'll learn about environmental stewardship, permaculture, and desert service

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Alternative Breaks
learn about hunger and homelessness and what people are doing about it in San Francisco
San Francisco 2019 | Service Center

San Francisco 2019

learn about hunger and homelessness and what people are doing about it in San Francisco

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Spanish-speaking volunteers are needed to help translate at an open house to familiarize families with resources available in Cache Valley.
Spanish Speakers Needed in Local Schools

Spanish Speakers Needed in Local Schools

Spanish-speaking volunteers are needed to help translate at an open house to familiarize families with resources available in Cache Valley.

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learn about immigration near the southern border of the US with USU alternative breaks
Tucson 2019 | Service Center

Tucson 2019

learn about immigration near the southern border of the US with USU alternative breaks

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Legacy of Val Day of Service 2022
Alternative Breaks
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Alternative Break Example Page
Example Alt Break Trip Page | Service Center

Example Alt Break Trip Page

Alternative Break Example Page

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Alternative Breaks
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alt break to camp campbell
Camp Campbell 2018 | Service Center

Camp Campbell 2018

alt break to camp campbell

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Learn about refugees and immigrants by assisting community organizations in San Diego and Tijuana.
San Diego

San Diego

Learn about refugees and immigrants by assisting community organizations in San Diego and Tijuana.

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Alternative Breaks
alt break to Moab, Utah
Moab Fall 2019 | Service Center

Moab Fall 2019

alt break to Moab, Utah

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Serve and march!
MLK weekend trip 2017
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MLK Day of Service 2022
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Apply to be part of USU 2160: Environmental Conservation & Politics in Portland, OR as part of a team of Alternative Breaks students
Portland

Portland

Apply to be part of USU 2160: Environmental Conservation & Politics in Portland, OR as part of a team of Alternative Breaks students