The Center for Service and Community Engagement (CSCE) connects classroom, campus and community to promote a more just and humane world. Whether you are a student, staff, or faculty, the CSCE is here to help you find opportunities to serve and learn in the community. The Center sustains partnerships with a wide variety of community-based organizations and nonprofits throughout the Seattle area that are always seeking volunteers. The CSCE also serves as the headquarters for the Seattle University Youth Initiative. Get to know your neighborhood and put down roots through service.
Nominations for our 10th Annual Spirit of Community celebration are now open. Each year, we honor students, staff, faculty, and community partners who have shown an outstanding commitment to service over the past year. To learn more and to make a nomination, visit our Spirit of Community page. Nominations are due March 28, 2014.
Whether you grew up here or are new to the area, as part of the Seattle University community, you are presented with the opportunity to dig in and explore the diverse and rich neighborhood that surrounds us. Our neighborhood has incredible assets and resources; yet as a community we face some major challenges. When you Serve Local, you make a genuine investment in your neighborhood with your time and energy. Why not get to know your neighborhood? Take the year-long service pledge today! When you turn in your completed form, you can pick up a Serve Local shirt for free!
When the heart is touched by direct experience, the mind may be challenged to change.