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Center for Civic Engagement, College of Charleston Newsletter

2017-2018

January 2018 - Recurring Service Program - The Center for Civic Engagement helps find volunteers for our 
                         community partners for our Recurring Service Program. Dates and Programs listed.
                         -  Alternative Spring Break is going to five locations. See them all in the newsletter.
                         - One-Time Events - The entire College was invited to "CofC Sustains/Solves" on Feb 10th.
                         - See the multiple ways that CofC Celebrated MLK Day
                         - Does your club, organization, or class have a great idea for a community based service initiative?
                            Then get more info on the Active Citizenship Grant and apply by April 13th.
                         - The Bonner Leaders helped marshall the MLK Day Parade.
                         - See the New Faces in the CCE office too.

2016-2017

December 2016 - Participants learned about challenges that refugees face upon their arrival to the U.S.
                             Alternative Fall Break in Asheville, NC and Atlanta, GA
                             MLK Weekend in Atlanta, GA
                             Alternative Spring Break in Charlotte, NC., Puerto Rico, Miami, FL., Washburn, TN.
                             Each Bonner Leader completed 150 hours of service to 13 Charleston area
                             nonprofit community partners.

2015-2016

October 2015    -  "I found my voice through Bonner through my service site!"
                               Alternative Break in Asheville, NC and Beaufort, SC

May 2016          -  Alternative Break in Charlotte, NC, Louisville, KY,
                              Washburn, TN and Hendersonville, NC.

2013-2014

Winter 2014      - Alternative Spring Break 2014 in Guatemala, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic,
                           New Orleans, and D.C.

November        - Learn more about the success of Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
                            and read some reflections from our Alternative Fall Break participants.

October           - Read about our Alternative Fall Break Trips, Dash for Trash, Bonner’s service
                           Saturday at the food bank and volunteer corps updates.

2012 - 2013

February         -  Find out more about this year’s Cougars Taking Action and upcoming spring
                           events in the Center for Civic Engagement such as Spring into Service and Engage
                           & Empower.

January         -  Read about our Alternative Winter Break trips to Morocco and New Jersey, and
                          read about some of the exciting opportunities coming up in the new year!

October         -  Dash for Trash recap, forthcoming Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
                          events, and updates from Alternative Break land!

2011 - 2012

April              - Dash for Trash recap, forthcoming Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
                        events, and updates from Alternative Break land!

March            - Read about the Spring into Service Events, the Alternative Spring Break trips,
                         and BAB’s finale.

January / February - Read about Homecoming, upcoming BAB sessions,
                        and the Bonners’ Winter Break trip.

November    -   Learn about the results of Dash for Trash and get information about Hunger
                        & Homelessness Awareness Week. Plus an excerpt about this year’s Bonner Congress.

October       -  Learn about the results of Dash for Trash and get information about Hunger
                       & Homelessness Awareness Week. Plus an excerpt about this year’s Bonner Congress.

August / September - Welcome Back Issue: Learn about Alternative Break & Bingo and Beyond! Plus
                       an excerpt from a AB trip participant who went to Greece.

2010

January / February - Read about MLK Challenge, Homecoming Cougars Taking Action & More!

March       - Find out more information about Spring into Service, Engage and Empower Week and
                    our first-ever Maymester Alternative Break trip.

April         - Read about Spring into Service, Engage and Empower Week and learn how you can
                   get involved in Clean Cities Sweep 2010!

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