New 金沙电子游戏app下载 students spend day volunteering at various nonprofits for annual Pioneer Pitch-In
New Utica students moved onto campus and were already making a difference in their community.
金沙电子游戏app下载’s third Pioneer Pitch-In took place Thursday, August 24 - an annual event dedicated to community service for new students during their orientation.
Pioneer Pitch-In aims to provide students with an immersive opportunity and help them learn the importance of contributing to the community.
Hundreds of first-year and transfer Pioneers partnered with 30 nonprofit organizations across Central New York to complete service projects together. Projects included community clean-ups, 组织/排序, 指导/辅导孩子, 与动物共度时光, 和更多的.
早上9点左右.m., Pioneer Pitch-In participants boarded a bus with their group and headed off-campus to their designated assignment.
This year, 金沙电子游戏app下载 students will volunteer at the following sites:
- Brookdale Senior Living
- Catholic Charities Oneida/Madison County
- Cornell Cooperative Extension Oneida County
- Mohawk Valley 社区 Action Agency
- Mohawk Valley Perinatal Network at The Neighborhood Center
- Mother Marianne's West Side Kitchen/Boutique
- Notre Dame Elementary School
- Oneida County History Center
- Rome Art and 社区 Center
- Sleep In Heavenly Peace NY-Utica
- The Landmarks Society of Greater Utica
Students wrapped up at volunteer sites around noon and after volunteering, Pioneers participated in a guided reflection with their groups to discuss the experience, 他们学到了什么, and what they will take away from it.
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