center for community action & service-learning At the Center for Community Action and Service Learning (CCASL), we are committed to helping you discover your passion for service to others. Whether youâ€™re forming a relationship with someone who has a developmental disability, serving on an alternative spring break, mentoring at-risk youth or participating in our many other opportunities, we promise an enriching, transformational experience that will last a lifetime. LOCATION: Hemmingson Center, Suites 206 & 010
PHONE: (509) 313-6824
serve your community MENTORING AND TUTORING
Our six award-winning mentoring and tutoring programs provide opportunities for you to work every week with local elementary and middle school youth. You will serve as a role model for youth, while also learning about the local community and societal issues faced by todayâ€™s youth.
WEEKLY STUDENT ENGAGEMENT VOLUNTEERING
We have many ways for you to volunteer alongside other Gonzaga students addressing a variety of local community issues. You can serve meals with Campus Kitchens, form a community with adults with disabilities with Gonzaga University Specialized Recreation, hang out with seniors with ZESST and much more.
ZAG VOLUNTEER CORPS SATURDAYS OF SERVICE
You can serve once a month with a group of fellow students all over the city with our half-day Saturdays of service. This will give you a chance to work with various non-profits serving youth, helping construct homes, building trails, serving meals and much more.
SERVICE IMMERSION PROGRAMS
During winter or spring break, you can commit a week to serving in communities all over the country, from New York City to San Francisco and many in between. Our immensely popular service immersion programs, Mission: Possible and Justice in January, send groups of students across the country to serve, learn and engage in a diverse set of communities.
your first 6-week check list
ATTEND SERVICE FAIR: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8. 10AM-2PM. HEMMINGSON BALLROOM
All of CCASL programs and over 50 non-profit agencies will be on campus to find you the perfect service opportunity. Stop by and learn how you can get involved.
APPLY FOR OUR MENTORING AND STUDENT ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMS:
If you want to commit to service every week alongside a group of your fellow students, apply for our weekly programs as soon as possible. You can apply at www.gonzaga.edu/service.
Center for Community Action & Service Learning
ATTEND THE FIRST ZAG VOLUNTEER CORPS WEEKEND OF SERVICE:
Serve with other first year students at sites across Spokane. Visit www.gonzaga.edu/zvc for information on dates, times and registration.
STOP BY CCASL:
Stop by and meet the CCASL staff and student leaders and learn more about serving in Spokane. We are located in both Hemmingson 206 and Hemmingson 010.
More than 3,000 students volunteer through CCASL every year for over 80,000 hours of service.