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

The Amazing Volunteers of SVC

It’s International Volunteer Day 2017! To celebrate, we interviewed some of SVC’s very own volunteers. SVC currently has four volunteer teams: the Street Team, Community Relations Team, Student Volunteer Subsidy Team, and Events Team. These volunteer teams are crucial to the success of SVC events, office hours, promotion, and subsidies. We interviewed three volunteers to … More The Amazing Volunteers of SVC

Figuring out First Year: Volunteering 101 / Pt. 4 of 4

The beginning of Orientation Week is only one sleep away! Who’s excited? Who’s nervous? Who’s feeling both? I know I was feeling both when I started O-Week during my first year. First year, although the first day of it can feel like a mixed bag of emotions, is such a fun time to explore new … More Figuring out First Year: Volunteering 101 / Pt. 4 of 4

Figuring out First Year: Volunteering 101 / Pt. 2 of 4

You’ve decided to take the plunge… you’ve decided to start volunteering! Making a new decision is often exciting, invigorating, and fun, but following through on that decision can often be another can of worms. More often than not, we just need some support, guidance, and resources to get started on the things that really matter … More Figuring out First Year: Volunteering 101 / Pt. 2 of 4