Community Engagement & Service at Linfield College promotes student learning, development, and civic responsibility through co-curricular and curricular service opportunities.
In fulfillment of the mission of Linfield College, “Connecting Learning, Life, and Community,” we aim to:
Our office supports students on their journey toward civic engagement by maintaining partnerships with over 100 community-based organizations; offering community service consultation to individual students, groups, and faculty; and sponsoring numerous Community Service programs and events.
It's that time of year! Community Engagement and Service is tabulating all the service projects and hours conducte by Linfield students during the 2015-2016 academic year. If you performed any hours of community service please fill out this google form. Linfield students make a huge impact on our community and we have been recognized by the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for several years because we have been so successful!
The Student Group Outstanding Service Award was established to recognize and honor a student group that has demonstrated a meaningful commitment to service demonstrated by:
All student groups are encouraged to apply including residence halls, honor societies, athletic teams, student clubs, and Greek life organizations that have engaged in activities including but not limited to: volunteering, community service, community outreach or engagement, philanthropic endeavors (fundraising drives, donation drives, charitable contributions), and projects that promote social or environmental change.
Award: Certificate and recognition at the annual awards convocation. A $50 contribution to your non-profit of choice will be make in the name of your student group or organization.
Instructions: See Student Group Outstanding Service Award Application.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Wednesday MAY 4th, 2016 @ 5pm
Email applications directly to CES Director Joni Tonn
This week-long program is designed for incoming first-year students to help them serve with local non-profits throughout the week, learn about important campus and community resources, gain valuable leadership skills, and discover what McMinnville and Linfield have to offer. Students in their second year and above can serve as leaders during this week. Resume, cover letter, and supplemental questions are due April 29th, please send them in an email to CES Director Joni Tonn. Additional information located here.
May 16, 2016 @ 6:30 pm Riley 301 Volunteer Appreciation Ice Cream Sundae Bar! If you have volunteered or done community service during the last academic year let the Change Corps team say "Thank You!" with ice cream! Bring your friends and come celebrate volunteerism and the end of the year!