A SERVICE GROUP AFFILIATED WITH THE CENTER FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE AND JUSTICE
CSC-Sponsored Service Events
Loyola Bingo Night at Keswick Multicare Center
Once or twice a month, a group of CSC volunteers heads over to nearby Keswick Senior Center to host a Bingo night during the week. Volunteers provide company and conversation, and offer assistance when needed. Everyone is encouraged to play, and Keswick provides punch and cookies after each Bingo night.
Bingo Nights are scheduled on a monthly basis - the fall schedule includes:
October 3 October 17 November 7 November 21 December 5
Total volunteer time runs from about 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Please meet at CCSJ (Humanities 142) at 6:15 pm (transportation provide).
Fall and Spring Blood Drives
The Fall and Spring Blood Drives, sponsored by the American Red Cross, are held annually as means both to raise awareness of the great number of people in the U.S. who need blood and to collect blood from donors. Volunteers help by publicizing the drives, registering blood donors, and working at the hospitality lounge on blood-drive days.
The Fall Blood Drive will take place on Oct. 10 & 11 from 11 am to 5 pm in McGuire Hall.
The Spring Blood Drive will take place on April 16 & 17 from 11 am to 5 pm inMcGuire Hall.
Our annual Halloween Carnival provides the residents of Gallagher Services - a center that aids adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities - an opportunity to celebrate Halloween with all of us here at Loyola. Guests are encouraged to dress in costume, and volunteers organize activities and pair with our friends from Gallagher Services to help them participate in games and crafts.
The Halloween Carnival will take place on Oct. 30 from 1:30 to 5:00 pmin McGuire.
Want to learn more? Listen to the WLOY "Spotlight on Service."
Students from Baltimore City middle schools and other after-school programs visit Loyola to trick-or-treat through the residence halls. Volunteers in dorms can welcome the students with candy and decorations.
Trick-or-Treating will take place on October. 27 and October. 28. Times TBD.
Working in conjunction with Loyola's Department of Recreational Sports, CSC invites Special-Olympics athletes from all over Maryland for a swimming event at the Fitness and Aquatic Center. Volunteers escort the athletes to their proper places and assist with timing, scorekeeping, and the presentation of awards.
The Special Olympics will take place on April 22, 2012 at the Loyola Fitness and Acquatic Center. Times TBD.