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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


Madison House Registration

Madison House offers 19 programs where University students can volunteer one to three hours per week for the semester (in some cases, for the academic year) throughout the Charlottesville community. Programs range from Medical Services to Adopt-a-Grandparent to Animal Welfare and more. Learn more and register online ...

Challah for Hunger Interest Meetings

Sept. 2 & 3, 6 to 7 p.m., Clemons 201

Come learn about Challah for Hunger at UVa and how you can get involved as a volunteer and hunger relief advocate. Snacks will be served!

Relay for Life at UVA REgistration

The Relay For Life of UVa is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease. Join us now ...


Deadline: Sept. 3

Want to make a difference? Interested in the arts? Apply to be a 2014-15 UVa Arts Mentor! The Arts Mentors program pairs UVa students with local elementary and middle school children to experience the fine and performing arts in Charlottesville. Contact Julie Caruccio with any questions at ...


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Outreach at Darden

Outreach is Darden's umbrella community service organization that organizes fun activities that leave a positive impact on the world outside of Darden.