Welcome to Learning in Action – the front door to public service at the University of Virginia, dedicated to connecting students, faculty and community partners to social entrepreneurship, community engagement and co–curricular service opportunities.
Service Events and Opportunities
Courses listed on Learning in Action have a service-learning component or explore local, national, or global issues and topics ...
Through July 7, Twice is Nice (923 Preston Plaza)
Twice Is Nice is a nonprofit upscale resale shop whose proceeds benefit the Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA)'s Mountainside Senior Living. We need volunteers to process donations. Shifts are flexible in two-hour increments and training is provided. For more information, please contact Maureen Breaud at 434-293-8319 or firstname.lastname@example.org ...
August 29, 7 to 10:30 a.m., ACAC Adventure Central (200 Four Seasons Drive)
Come volunteer at the best end-of-summer party in town - Splash for a Cure: 5K Race and Pool Party! We are looking for volunteers who want to help out with the race, the waterpark, or both! Visit splashforacure.com for more detailed volunteer descriptions. The event is put on by the Ishan Gala Foundation to raise money and awareness for the devastating childhood cancer neuroblastoma. The funds raised from this year's event will directly support neuroblastoma research at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital. Questions? Email us at email@example.com.
Public Service News
Outreach is Darden's umbrella community service organization that organizes fun activities that leave a positive impact on the world outside of Darden.