The 62nd Annual Charter Celebration will conclude with a University-wide day of service on Friday, February 12. Events will take place at Philadelphia Habitat for Humanity, Feast of Justice, Mount Nazareth Retirement Home, assisting with a local election phone bank, and a canned food drive for Philabundance.
Habitat for Humanity Build | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm | Limited to eight people
Transportation will be provided from the Northeast campus. All participants must bring their own lunch. Participants must arrive at 7:15 am to complete paperwork and take the van to the site.
Feast of Justice | 8:30 am - 2 pm | Limited to 12 people
Transportation will be provided from the Northeast campus to help with weekly regular food distribution. All participants must bring their own lunch. Participants must arrive at 8:00 am to complete paperwork and to take the van to the site.
Volunteer Phone Bank | 5 pm - 8 pm | Limited to eight people
Transportation will be provided from the Northeast campus. Participants will work with John Sabatina's election campaign in a phone bank to reach out to people in this demographic to remind them of the importance of voting in primary elections, especially in the city of Philadelphia, where primary elections largely dictate representation.
Visiting the CSFN Sisters | 2 pm - 4 pm | Limited to four people
Transportation will be provided from the Northeast campus to Mount Nazareth Retirement Home to distribute a rose as a token of appreciation for their years of service and dedication to the University.
Cake for Kids | 1 pm - 3 pm | Limited to 25 people
Participants will decorate cakes for children who are less fortunate. The cakes will then be distributed to various food banks within the local area. The event will take place on Holy Family University's Main Campus in the Education and Technology Center Room 405.
Canned Food Drive
In a joint effort with Philabundance, Holy Family University will be collecting various can goods throughout the week and will deliver them to the South Philadelphia outlet.
Assignments to each volunteer site will be based on a first-come, first-served basis. Interested participants need to sign up by clicking here. Staff members must seek approval from their supervisors. Students must request an excused absence from their instructor.