Virtual Volunteering: It’s Debatable

What is Virtual Volunteering?! I know, it’s a term I’ve just recently learned about too! Virtual Volunteering is essentially doing volunteer tasks on a computer from the comfort of your own home (or a coffee shop, if  you prefer). These tasks can vary from transcription, writing, video editing, and more! Now let’s dig into the pros and cons of Virtual … More Virtual Volunteering: It’s Debatable

We’re Hiring!

Want to work with a team that strives to educate students, help develop their skills, ignite their passions and foster their engagement in the community through local volunteerism? SVC is hiring for two student-staff positions for the 2018-19 academic year to start in the fall. We’re looking to hire a Program Assistant and a Communications Assistant. … More We’re Hiring!

Making a Goal Stick

New Years means resolutions. On January 1st people around the world make pledges to eat healthier, start a new hobby, or spend less money but it’s a month into the year and many have fallen back into their old habits. Students aren’t immune to this. I can’t tell you how many semesters I’ve started off saying I am going to sleep more or do all of … More Making a Goal Stick

50 Things You Didn’t Know about SVC

2017 marks Student Volunteer Connection’s 50th birthday! To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of 50 things you probably didn’t know about SVC. 1. In September 1967, four members of the Newman club recognized a need for volunteers on campus and in the community. They decided to create an organization to connect student to local volunteer … More 50 Things You Didn’t Know about SVC