Community Service Opportunity Fair
 

The annual Community Service Opportunity Fair will take place Thursday, Sept. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Greene Street in front of the Russell House. At the fair, students, faculty and staff can connect with community agencies and student service organizations to learn more about volunteer, internship and networking opportunities.

At 1 p.m., staff in the Leadership and Service Center, which is part of the Department of Student Life, will announce USC’s total impact during the 2012-2013 year through hands-on community service, philanthropic fundraising, community-based research, service-learning and advocacy initiatives. The total number of volunteers, hours served and the total economic impact also will be announced.

For more information, contact Beth Brink in the Leadership and Service Center at brinkem@mailbox.sc.edu or 777-3197.

2013  Community Agency participants:

Alston Wilkes Society

Amedisy Hospice of South Carolina

Babcock Center

Bangs Shoes

Belser Arboretum 

Best Buddies

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia

Birthright of Columbia

Boys & Girls Club of the Midlands

Carolina Homelessness Outreach

Carolina Service Council 

Central South Carolina Habitat for Humanity and ReStore

City Year Columbia

Cocky's Reading Express

Columbia Opportunity Resource 

Colleges Against Cancer/Relay for Life

Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers

Gamecock Food Pantry

Girls on the Run of Columbia

GlobeMed at USC

Goodwill of the Upstate and Midlands

Happy Wheels

Harvest Hope Food Bank

Junior Achievement of Central South Carolina

Lutheran Hospice

No Kid Hungry: USC Chapter

PAALS

Palmetto Health

Palmetto Health Baptist

Project Vida

Richland Co. Public Library 

Richland One School District

The Salvation Army of the Midlands

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands

Sustainable Carolina

Timmy Global Health at USC

United Cerebral Palsy of South Carolina 

United Way of the Midlands Reading Consortium