Full Durham immersion involves service. The cohort participated in a Habitat project.
2012 Lars Lyon Volunteer Service Award
2012 Lars Lyon Service Award Recipient, Amanda Ukleja along with Community Service Center Director, Elaine Madison and Assistant Director of Programs, Domonique Redmond
Duke Staff Receives Presidential Award
Patricia Nobles, Staff Specialist, received the Duke Presidential Award - Meritorious for Clerical/Office Support on 4-21-11
2012 Volunteer Appreciation Week
CSC staff distributed cookies and exam prep kits to thank student volunteers for their service to the community. Pictured: Summer Puente, 2011-2012 SCALE AmeriCorps Member and Jacob Tobia, Trinity '14.
2011 Make A Difference Day at Burch Avenue Neighborhood Park
Students and neighbors collaborate on a clean-up project for the 2011 Make A Difference Day at Burch Avenue Neighborhood Park.
Duke Music Tutors Walltown Piano Lab
Sammie Truong, '15, with one of her students during a recital
2012 Martin Luther King Million Meals Event
Volunteers from Duke and North Carolina Central University package 80,000 meals for the 2012 MLK Million Meals Event.
North Caroline Campus Compact 2013 Civic Engagement Professional of the Year Award
2013 Recipient, Elaine Madison, Director of the Duke Community Service Center, pictured with Dr. Lisa Keyne, Executive Director of NC Campus Compact and Dr. Kenneth Peacock, NC Campus Compact Executive Board Chair and Chancellor of Appalachain State University. Photo taken by Scott Muthersbaugh.
Hyunkoo at Caring House
Hyunkoo Chung, DukeEngage-Durham 2011 participant, connected with the residents at Caring House with the creation of community dinners. Photo taken by Eric Van Danen, Director of Communications for DukeEngage.
Dr. Seuss Day 2011
AmeriCorps*VISTA, Neil Hoefs, reading Oh the Places You'll Go to 2nd graders at E. K. Powe Elementary School
Duke football player, Preston Scott at an orphanage in Honduras
Dr. Seuss Day 2011
America Reads tutor working with 2nd graders at E. K. Powe Elementary School at the "imagination station"
Duke Alum Serving in Afghanistan
Former CSC Student Director, Chaplain (CPT) Mel Baars (3rd from the right), after hosting an Easter egg hunt for the troops.
2011 Lars Lyon Service Award
Recipient, Nicole Sales, and nominee, Vinayak Nikam, along with Elaine Madison and Domonique Redmond at the Duke University Leadership and Service Awards ceremony.
DukeEngage-Durham 2011 Habitat
Hal Zhang, DukeEngage-Durham 2011 participant, at Habitat service activity
The Duke Community Service Center (CSC) offers numerous avenues for Duke students and employees to find ways to get involved in our host city of Durham, NC. Feel free to browse the many volunteer listings submitted by our partner non-profit agencies; search the alphabetical agency list; read our latest newsletter; gain more information about our signature programs; register to receive updated service announcements on one or all of our email list serves; and much more.
We are now accepting employment applications for 2014-2015. The opening for the CAC advisor position is currently posted on the Duke HR web site. You can locate and apply to this specific job on that site as an external applicant by using the requisition number 400819802 and the job title CAC advisor.
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on March 21, 2014
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on March 18, 2014
The Odyssey of the Mind team at Club Boulevard Elementary Needs a Coach!
The 2nd/3rd grade team is required to provide a judge for the regional tournament in Chapel Hill on March 1. Will you help?
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on February 6, 2014
Typhoon Haiyan, considered one of the strongest tropical storms ever, made landfall in the Philippines early November 8 and caused catastrophic damage.
Following are Ways to Get Involved:
The American Red Cross has a direct link set up for relief
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on November 12, 2013
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on November 4, 2013
Congratulations to the 2013 Algernon Sydney Sullivan Awards recipients.
Staff Recipient - Geoffrey Mock
Student Recipient - Kathleen Perry, '13
To learn more, reach the Duke Today article
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on May 10, 2013
ANNOUNCEMENT OF RECIPIENT
The 2013 Selection Committee has announced that Elaine Madison is the 2013 Civic Engagement Professional of the Year Award recipient. This year’s nominees included an impressive field of civic engagement professionals.
Posted by: Domonique Redmond on February 1, 2013
Posted by: DCCE on January 31, 2011
To access the Fall 2014 America Reads/America Counts New Tutor Application, please CLICK HERE.
To access the Fall 2014 America Reads/America Counts Returning Tutor Registration (Available Monday, August 4th)