Spring 2021

Community Service Board Membership Meetings: Meetings take place beginning on February 11th-May 6th from 3:30-5:00pm. Meetings are free and open to the public. All Spring 2021 meetings will be held virtually until further notice. Students may sign-up for meetings here. 

Spring 2021-Service Events:

Wednesday at the Diner: Join the Community Service Board serving dinner at the Lord's Diner. We will alternate serving dinner at the Diner's two location. We will be serving from 5:00-8:00pm. Dates scheduled for volunteering are as follows: 3/24, 4/14, 4/28.  For location details and to sign up please visit here

Give Back at the GIV Warehouse: The United Way Give Items of Value (GIV) Program accepts donated items from companies and offers them at no charge to nonprofits throughout the state. The GIV program distributes $400,000 to $1 million worth of donated items each year to more than 100 area nonprofits (including agencies not funded by United Way). GIV partners with Good 360 to obtain donated products from national retailers. Volunteers will meet at the GIV Warehouse to sort and organize items so that they may be given to local nonprofits. March 12th, 2021 from 2:30-4:30pm has been scheduled, additional volunteer dates may be scheduled soon. For location details and to sign up please visit here. 

Special Service Events: 

Volunteer Fair: Join the Community Service Board in learning about volunteer opportunities from local non-profit organizations. More than 15 local organizations will be on hand to provide you with volunteer opportunities and ways that you may become involved with their organizations both virtually and in person.. After visiting with 5 agencies, students may enter a raffle to win a bicycle! For questions email CSB@Wichita.edu. Students must register for the Zoom event here.

Volunteering with Wichita Clean Streams: March 13th, April 10th and May 8th from 10:30am-12:30pm. Join the Community Service Board and Wichita Clean Streams for a morning cleaning up the areas around the Little Arkansas and Arkansas River. Volunteers will be given gloves and trash bags. Volunteers may sign up here.

Meals on Wheels: April 9th from 10:30am-12:30pm. Join the Community Service Board for a morning of delivering meals with Meals on Wheels. Volunteers may sign up here.

Join Wu’s Big Challenge! Because of COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines we have had to reformat Wu's Big Event. But, we have a BIG challenge for you! We invite you to complete Wu's Big Challenge! Challenge participants complete 5 volunteers in a semester and submit their hours to receive a Wu's Big Event t-shirt and other goodies from the Community Service Board. Participants will also be entered in a raffle to win prizes throughout the semester. Volunteer hours may be completed virtually, in person or both. You decide what works best for you! Additional details and sign up may be found here.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Community Match Program: Join the Community Service Board and the Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters Virtual Match Program. Volunteers (Bigs) will be matched with disadvantaged youth (Littles) and will meet virtually with their Little for 4-6 hours per month. Students can learn more and register here.

Volunteers will be required to follow all social distancing guidelines set-forth by the university and the volunteer site they will be serving at. Please note that in-person events may be cancelled due to University guide

Additional virtual and in-person volunteer opportunities may be found on volunteerICT here

Please note that all in-person events may be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions set by the University. If events are cancelled, you will be notified through email that your event has been cancelled and our events will be updated here and on volunteerICT.

For more questions about getting involved with the Community Service Board, email CSB@wichita.edu or call 316-978-7016.