CSULB’s Center for Community Engagement is sponsoring the annual “7 Days of Service” from Oct. 22-28 that brings together CSULB students, faculty, staff and community agencies.
Events include an opening reception on Monday, Oct. 23, information sessions on local and international service learning and the Alternative Spring Break, a community agency fair and open houses. On Friday, Oct. 27, a World Café discussion takes place from 8:30 a.m.-noon in the Cafeteria Chart Room on “Hunger and Homelessness, the Changing Face of Long Beach.”
On Saturday, Oct. 28, the campus community is invited to participate in the annual “Make a Difference Day” project to help refurbish local homes in cooperation with Rebuilding Together Long Beach. Saturday also includes “Go Beach Clean-up Day” from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the beach at South Granada Avenue and Ocean Avenue, Long Beach. The 19th Annual Student Conference Against Hunger and Homelessness takes place Oct. 27-29 at USC.
Co-sponsors include the Career Development Center, Student Life and Development, College of Education’s Center for Language Minority Education and Research and SERVE Program, Housing and Residential Life, and Athletics.
For more information, visit the Center for Community Engagement Web site at www.csulb.edu/cce or call 562/985-7131.