The Elizabethtown College Center for Civic and Community Engagement organizes several service trips during the academic year, as well as over breaks.
This fantastic organization provides children with life-threatening illnesses and their families with a safe, magical, and memorable week. Enjoy your spring break by welcoming families to the Village, while participating in a variety of service projects, and providing support for children as they experience this magical place!
Dates: March 2-11, 2018
The Center for Community and Civic Engagement is sponsoring a trip to Harrisburg to experience life as a homeless individual lives. Spend the weekend living in a shelter and helping with special service projects at Bethesda Mission. Face the challenges of sharing a communal living space in a shelter and living from meal to meal.
Dates: Friday, November 3- Saturday, November 4, 2017
Help provide valuable learning opportunities for local elementary-aged children through educational programs while being immersed in local culture. Limited spots available.
Dates: January 5 or 6, 2018- January 13 or 14, 2018
The Center for Community and Civic Engagement is sponsoring a service trip to The Factory in Paradise, Pennsylvania to explore the topic of rural poverty. Students will be introduced to the various hardships a person living in poverty experiences on a daily basis. The participants will be serving dinner, engaging and playing games with the families in attendance, listening to speakers from community organizations, and touring the local area.
Dates: Friday, April 6- Saturday, April 7, 2018
Looking for something fun and meaningful to do over fall break? Join us in a service trip repairing homes damaged by natural disasters. No previous skills or experience necessary, just be willing to learn!
Dates: October 5-8, 2017 (Fall Break 2017)
Where: Point Pleasant, NJ
General Service Trip Forms
Please go to the Forms and Resources page to find the forms needed for Service Trips.