The College community is coming together to volunteer in meaningful projects
that benefit those in need in New York and New Jersey.
If you can't attend one of the below service opportunities, get involved with
a local charity near you in the spirit of the Mount's Day of Service. Make sure you share your volunteer experiences with the Alumnae/i Office through a story and photos.
Proudly wear your Mount apparel!
Activites planned for the day:
Help support your home away from home - Cleanup the Mount
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at 9:30 a.m.
It's My Park
Caring for our neighborhood park - Cleanup of Van Cortlandt Park
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Meet at 9:30 a.m.
CMSV serves up food & friendship to NYC's homeless men and women
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Meet at 7:30 a.m.
Members of the Mount community volunteer at the POTS Soup Kitchen,
serving more than 200 working, poor families in the Bronx
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at 8:30 a.m.
All Saints Pantry
CMSV community members volunteer at the Harlem-based food pantry
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at 7:30 p.m.
Habitat for Humanity
Members of the College community head to Hoboken, NJ to build homes
for families in need
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Meet at 7:00 a.m.
Mount Saint Vincent students, alumnae/i, and staff assist with arts and crafts
during the Community's Oktoberfest in Yonkers
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Meet at 10:30 a.m.
Rain Date: October 27, 2012
**All service groups meet in front of Hayes Auditorium at the designated times above
For more information or to sign up to volunteer, contact the
Office of Campus Ministry at (718) 405-3229
CMSV On-Campus Cancer Walk
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Meet at the Quad
"At the College of Mount Saint Vincent, service isn't a requirement, it's a way of life. It's who we are
and who we hope our students will become - men and women of care, concern and service to others"
Cecilia Harriendorf, S.C., Director of Campus Ministry