Categories: General
      Date: Oct 30, 2008
     Title: Coe families to perform service projects during Family Weekend

"Flooding the City with Service" is the theme for Coe's community service activities for the 2008-2009 school year, in response to June's devastating floods. This weekend more than 100 Coe students and family members will volunteer for community service as part of Family Weekend activities.



"Flooding the City with Service" is the theme for Coe's community service activities for the 2008-2009 school year, in response to June's devastating floods. This weekend more than 100 Coe students and family members will volunteer for community service as part of Family Weekend activities.

On Saturday, Nov. 1, seven work teams will be working in the Cedar Rapids area at the following locations:

Organized by Coordinator of Service Learning and Leadership Mandi McReynolds, members of the Coe community have been and will be volunteering on a regular basis at multiple sites throughout the school year.

Coe has established a goal to provide nearly 8,000 hours of community service during 2008-2009. The purpose of the initiative is to increase the involvement of Coe faculty, students, staff and alumni and family members in community flood relief efforts.