Good Neighbor Orientation (Fall Semester)
This event serves as a great orientation to the WestSide for students living, working, and taking classes on GVSU's downtown campus.
Nonprofit Volunteer and Internship Fair (Fall & Winter Semester)
The Non-Profit Volunteer and Internship Fair is an opportunity for students to connect with various agencies in the greater Grand Rapids area. Up to 50 agencies offering volunteer and/or internship opportunities will be present! Resumes and business attire are not required but may be appropriate for those looking for internships.
Make A Difference Day (Fall Semester)
Come celebrating extraordinary deeds performed by ordinary people on America's largest national day of doing service. This event begins at Allendale's Campus Kirkhof Center. Volunteers will be bussed to various organizations in the greater Grand Rapids area.
MLK Day of Service & Solidarity (Winter Semester)
National Day of Service where volunteers across America serve in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. GVSU's service project is coordinated by the CSLC and the MLK Week Executive Planning Committee. Registration is required and will occur online. The goal of the event is to educate students about the Civil Rights movement as well as inspire them to serve their communities in the spirit of social change.
Community Outreach Week (Winter Semester)
This week of service is aimed at uniting Lakers from around the globe in providing volunteer support and outreach to their communities in ways meaningful to each individual or group. The Alumni Association and the Community Service Learning Center will be leading several projects throughout the week in West Michigan.
Blood Drives On Campus (Monthly)
GVSU hosts blood drives with both American Red Cross and Michigan Blood each month. Click on the link for future dates and registration.