Alternative Spring Break

 
 

 

 

Port Arthur, TEXAS 

 

 March 10 – 16, 2018 

  

 

GSU students will work with Community Collaborations International to perform service in Port Arthur, TX.  Students will concentrate on service projects that encompass preparing flooded homes for restoration.
 

 

  

Visit Jaguar Connection for more information.       https://govst.campuslabs.com/engage/  

 

 

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The JAGUAR Den


     Home to student resources that assist with hunger and shelter insecurities.  

Donations accepted weekdays  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

 

GSU FoodPantry
Open Weekda
ys

 10:00AM –5:00PM.

 

GSUCareerCloset

Open Weekdays

 10:00AM –5:00PM

Emergency Assistance upon Request

Civic Engagement Community Service Center (A2132) 

708-235-7454  

    

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Winter Break and Spring Semester 

Civic Engagement and Community Service Events

Service Days in bold

 

 Date             Event/Activity                                    

12/1               ABS Info Session #3                       

12/4-8           Gov. St. Women's Basketball Team Food Drive     

12/8               ASB Deadline                                    

12/11             ASB Participants Announced

12/11            Monthly Service Day - Cornerstone Christian Toy Delivery 

                     Collaboration - Men’s & Women’s Basketball

1/15               National MLK Day of Service - COAT DRIVE - Collect items for Puerto Rican                                                      Hurricane  Maria Evacuees living in Chicago   1/15 - 1/26/18               

1/16               Organization Involvement fair – Hall of Governors – 12Noon – 4PM

1/17               Operation Healthy - Hall of Govenors 

1/17               "Building Bears to R -Build Texas" - ASB Fundraiser – 11:30 – 4:00 PM

1/18               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

1/20               Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

1/25               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM                 

1/26               Blackout Bash – Part II – ASB Fundraiser – E-Lounge – 10:00PM – 2:00AM 

1/27               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

2/1                 Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

2/3                 Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

2/9                 Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

2/10                 ASB Mandatory Team Building Workshop – Time TBD 

2/10               Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

2/14                Celebrating Mentors that foster Service & Civic Engagement – 

                       Honorary Coach for the Day with Men’s & Women’s Basketball – Gym

2/15               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

2/16               Monthly Service Day – Visual Dossier/Vision Board Mentor Series – 

                      Better Boys Family Foundation [Chicago on Pulaski & Roosevelt]

 2/17               Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

2/21                Operation Healthy - Hall of Governors

2/23               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

2/24               Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries  

2/24                ASB Mandatory Team Building Workshop – Time TBD 

3/1                  Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

3/1 – 3/31      “The 31 Project” Honoring 31 Mom in collaboration with Family Development Center for                              honoring Women’s History Month [ In recognition of Civic Engagement Leadership]

3/3                 Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

3/8                 Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

3/10 – 3/16    ASB Nat’l-Port Arthur, TX with additional Civic Engagement activities in Houston, TX

3/10               Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries  

3/14               ASB Local Service Day – Faith Mart – Faith Mover’s Church

3/15               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

3/17               Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

3/21               Operation Healthy - Hall of Governors

3/22               Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – Food Pantry – Faith Mover’s Church

3/23               Service Day – Visual Dossier/Vision Board Mentor Series – Better Boys Family

                      Foundation [Chicago on Pulaski & Roosevelt]

3/24              Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

3/29              Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

4/5                Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM  

4/7                Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

4/12             Spring Fest – Alcohol Awareness Presentation – Special Guest – Tony Jackson]                                                             W/Anheuser Bush – Lakeside Lounge [TBD]                        

4/12             Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

4/13             Fashion Explosion/Find the Designer Scavenger Hunt and Showcase/Afterparty – in collaboration with the Student Activities Council - Sherman Hall & Hall of Honors

4/14             Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

4/18             Operation Healthy - Hall of Governors

4/18             Service Day – PRESENTATION DAY - Visual Dossier/Vision Board Mentor Series –

                    Better  Boys Family Foundation [Chicago on Pulaski & Roosevelt]

4/19             Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

4/21             Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

4/26             Weekly Service Day - Food Mart – – Faith Mover’s Church  - 3:30 - 6:30PM 

4/28              Service Day - WE Day Chicago

4/28              Weekly Service Day – Shelter and Food Distribution - Restoration Ministries

6/23              Greater Will County Relay for Life – TBD 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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