Upcoming Events

Spring break with an impact, March 18-23, 2019. Applications due January 31, 2019. Contact the Center for Social Impact for more infomation at 801-863-8786.

Audition for a lip sync battle to help raise moneyf or children's literacy. Create a team between 4-7 members and plan a 2 to 5 minute lip sync routine. This year's theme is Decades. Apply online at https://orgsync.com/50207/Forms/344603.

Service Scholar program for UVU students. Come to SC 105B to learn more.

Projects

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Social Impact Scholar

Set yourself apart by combining your academic interests and civically engaged service through the Social Impact Scholar program. Upon successful completion, you will receive the Social Impact Scholar Distinction on your transcript, honor cords at graduation, and recognition at a special luncheon.

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Real Talk

Come join us for Real Talk as we discuss current social issues from a variety of viewpoints. This civil dialogue series uses questions and participants personal experiences to encourage a journey of understanding and vulnerability.

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Alternative Breaks

Be the change you want to see in the world and join us on an Alternative Break! Our trips take students outside the Utah Valley to engage in community projects and learn about social issues such as poverty and homelessness, food insecurity, health, literacy, environmental issues, and many more.

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Food Pantry

An on-campus food pantry is available to students, faculty, and staff who may be struggling to make ends meet or with any type of food insecurity. Check in at the front desk in SC 105 to access this important resource.

 

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Service Bar

Want to do service, but are short on time?

Stop in at the Service Bar to participate in a micro service project that’s ready and waiting for you! Spend 5 minutes or 45 minutes—whatever time you can give contributes to our collective efforts.

The Service Bar is located in the lobby of SC 105. We’re open M-F, 8-5. See you there!

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Holiday Assistance

In partnership with United Way of Utah County, UVU’s Sub-4-Santa works to help provide Christmas gifts for UVU families in need. Each child receives two toys, two pieces of clothing, and a book. Visit the Center in November to sign up as a sponsor or as a family in need.

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Coordinate a new project

Are you passionate about a cause and ready to act? A small amount of funds are reserved each year to support student project proposals made to the service council. If you are interested in coordinating a new project, please submit this form and you will be contacted by the service council about the review process.

*The majority of the service council planning is set by the first day of class.

SUBMIT A PROJECT