At Westminster College, there are limitless opportunities to lend a helping hand.
Below are just a few service opportunities provided by the Office of Faith & Spirituality.
The Westminster College Chapter of Habitat for Humanity work with various Habitat for Humanity affiliates in the surrounding counties of Pennsylvania and Ohio. Each year, a group of students join this chapter and agree to become integral members of this community by attending regular meetings, and participating in scheduled work days. These students may also have the opportunity to attend a Spring Break trip. Due to COVID-19 restrictions work days and work trips are currently suspended and all regular meetings will be held virtual.
Spring 2021 Meeting Schedule is as follows: Meetings are at 11:45 AM via Zoom on the following dates: January 27, February 10 & 24, March 10 & 24, April 14 & 28.
There are no scheduled Saturday Work Days at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions
The Spring Break Collegiate Challenge Work Trip for 2021 is cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Seek information regarding opportunities to participate in workdays, fundraisers and more. Contact: Lindsey Oliver (President), Jessica Booher (Vice-President), Mark Moran (Assistant Vice-President), Eihblin Terrell (Treasurer), Montana Ferita (Secretary), Emily Krinos (Public Relations) or Rev. Jim Mohr (Faculty Advisor) for more information.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions and recommendations all 2020-2021 work and service trips have been cancelled. Information will be posted and shared when travel is permitted and trips can once again be safely scheduled.
Contact Rev. Jim Mohr for more information on all trips.
Volunteers In Service and Action teams are under the direction of the Office of Faith & Spirituality. These service teams consist of dedicated students who are willing to volunteer their time and energy to one or more programs in the area. Projects include tutoring programs, youth rehabilitation work, adopt a grandparent, church youth work, crisis hotlines and more. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all service programs are currently on hold, unless a program project can be done per guidelines.