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Bronco Buddies:  Starting next semester!  Our own SUNY Delhi Bronco Buddies  engage with local South Kortright Elementary School students in an ongoing, weekly commitment that would be semester or year-long with their CROP Program.  Contact Elizabeth in the OCCE office if you are interested in this meaningful opportunity.   If you are interested, the sooner you get in touch with us, the more likely it will be for us to get you on the bus!  This is a great program!  Leave campus at 2:30, return about 5:30.
 
Delhi Beautification Committee:  Help is needed  installing lighted holiday trees in the barrels along Main Street this weekend.  Saturday, November 22nd at 10am in front of Good Cheap Food.  Sign-up sheets in the OCCE or call Don at 746-2723.

Saturday's Bread: December 6th, twelve volunteers are needed to assist serving at this well-run soup kitchen in Oneonta.  You must have your own transportation.  Sign up and more info at the OCCE office.

Conference on Volunteerism: Saturday November 1st from 9:30 - 3 pm - Join SUNY Delhi, SUNY Oneonta and SUNY Cobleskill for a day of sharing volunteer experiences, leadership tips, and service-learning successes.  Conference is free with breakfast, lunch and tee provided by all who attend the conference.  Students who present a workshop will be eligible to have a special notation placed on their Co-curricular Transcript​. See Elizabeth in the O'Connor Center for Community Engagement for more detail.

American Red Cross Blood Drive: Mark your calendar for Wednesday and Thursday February 5 & 6th in the Farrell Student and Community Center loft. 

Habitat for Humanity:  New office in Delhi. Volunteers needed to work on the Spring Valley Home here in Delaware County. Contact Jill at 607-746-9987. Come to the OCCE for sign-up forms.

Local Food Pantry in Delhi at the United Ministries Church behind the bank on Church Street.  Drop off donations between 1 - 3 pm on Mondays and Thursdays in the basement, Fellowship Hall.  Volunteers needed to staff the pantry.  Contact Deb at 607-746-1665  or Regina at  607-746-1670 for more information.

Regalia: Student groups are wanted to sign up for the semester to help staff our gently-used clothing store here on campus, with all proceeds going to student scholarships.  Come to the OCCE to sign up for your group to commit to one day a week all semester.

Head Start:  Help Delaware Opportunities raise money to purchase backpacks and school supplies for the preschoolers who are going into kindergarten next year. Whatever we raise will be matched by the O'Connor Foundation! This is open to individuals and organizations alike. You can do any type of fundraiser, just bring the money to the OCCE and make sure it is put in the exchange account.  Last year we helped them get a very large matching grant.  Can we do it again?  Yes we can!

The Arc of Delaware County: This nationally renowned organization participates on and off campus with service-learning and other co-curricular events like Holiday parties and Study Buddies.  Contact the OCCE for more information

Woodlawn Cemetery: Come help us keep this beautiful historic place in the spring, when the snow is gone.  Sign up in the OCCE office for Saturdays in March or April.

Please consider our Community Partners

 
And many, many more! Please contact Elizabeth Sova, the  O'Connor Center Director if you have any suggestions or ideas.

 

* Thanks for a terrific year 2013-14: Over 27,000 hours of community service were performed by our students!    You can make a difference!

 

 

Contact Info
(607) 746-4781
(607) 746-4342 (fax)
occs@delhi.edu

 

The President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Last Updated: 11/20/14