Fall into Volunteering!Delhi Beautification Holiday Tree Planting: Saturday November 21st from 10 am to 12 noon. Meet at Cannon Memorial Park (corner of Franklin and Main) and help plant evergreens in the barrels along Main Street. Sign up at the OCCE.
Regalia: Student groups are wanted to sign up for next 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, 3 hours a week all next semester.
Woodland Cemetery: Come help us keep this beautiful historic place in the fall, raking, and transporting leaves to keep the cemetery looking beautiful. Sign up in the OCCE office for Saturdays in November.
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.
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 informationAnd many, many more! Please contact Elizabeth Sova, the O'Connor Center Director if you have any suggestions or ideas.
* Thanks for a terrific year 2014-15: Over 20,000 hours of community service were performed by our students! You can make a difference!
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