Columbus State University to Host 2018 Day of Service

Columbus State University will host its 10th Annual Day of Service on Saturday, Aug. 25. This year's day of service is expected to be the largest in CSU history, with nearly 1,000 students, staff, and faculty volunteers serving at more than 40 local nonprofits.

Volunteers will meet at the Mock Pavilion next to the Intramural Field before being transported to service sites in shifts designated by their site assignment. After serving in the community, participants will return to a picnic lunch sponsored by Waffle House.

Below is a list of some of the nonprofits they will serve.

Hope Harbour Domestic Violence Shelter Parks & Recs - Cherokee Ave Magnolia Manor Columbus East Ronald McDonald House Springer Opera House Sexual Assault Support Group Literacy Alliance Safehouse Ministries Columbus Area Habitat for Humanity Girl Scouts of Historic GA Salvation Army - 2nd Ave. CherAmi Farms Homeless Resource Network Salvation Army - Warm Springs Habitat for Humanity Feeding The Valley - Phenix City Animal Ark Historic Westville - S. Lumpkin Girls Inc Twin Cedars Youth House of Heroes - Kerz Ct. Orchard View Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center House of Heroes- Watson Ct. Crisis Center of Russell County Valley Rescue Women and Children's Center

Participants are encouraged to post photos on social media using the hashtag #CSUDayofService. Students interested in volunteering should click here to register; faculty and staff may register here. For more information please contact the CSU Center for Career Development at careercenter@columbusstate.edu or 706-507-8760.