“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

December 16th, 2013

In this season of giving, the gift of time spent helping others will be greatly appreciated. The Center for Service-Learning at IU East is a gateway for finding opportunities for service in our community, and December is full of possibilities!  Please contact iueastsl@iue.edu or 765.973.8470 to connect with a project that will help those in need.


Salvation Army Christmas Shopping

December 21, 2013 – 9:00am to 4:00pm (includes lunch)

2-3 Spanish speaking students needed to help families who have received Christmas assistance to shop in the Salvation Army store.


Second Helpings – Community Meal at the Townsend Center

Week of December 16; December 21- 6:00pm to 9:00pm; December 22– starting at 10:00am

Help wrap gifts, set up tables, and help with cooking and serving.


Circle U-Help Center, 19 N 13th St., Richmond, IN

Assist with serving food/assisting the Food Pantry.

Saturdays – 11:30am to 12:30pm

Mondays/Tuesdays – 10:00am to 12:00pm

2nd Saturday – 2:00pm to 4:00pm


St.Paul’s Episcopal, 800 N A St., Richmond, IN

Help serve lunch Wednesdays/Thursdays – 11:15am to 1:00pm.

Help prep earlier in the mornings on Wednesdays and Thursdays.


Harvest House Ministries, 915 So. C ST, Richmond

Help serve dinner 1st Wednesday of the month – starting at 5:30pm

Through Christ United Church (765) 259-1609

3rd Wednesday of the month – starting at 5:30pm


Habitat for Humanity – Home Improvement Store, 4141 E Main St, Richmond, IN

Volunteers needed to go on donation pick-ups, work on marketing and publicity (including Social Media), work at the retail store (selling, sweeping, cleaning, dusting, etc.).

Monday through Thursday – 11:00am to 6:00pm

Friday/Saturday – 10:00am to 8:00pm
Thank you for your service!


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