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Community Outreach: students
Off-Campus Living and Commuting Student Services

Spring Semester Service Events:

Pride and Plant
Saturday, April 4th 9am-noon at Hofstra USA, North Campus

Help brighten up the yards of our neighbors by volunteering to plant colorful flowers in the community after a long, cold winter!

Midnight Run
Friday, April 10th 2020 8:30pm-1:30am


Join us to bring meals, toiletries, and other supplies to those in need at stops throughout Manhattan. Transportation will be provided, but dress accordingly!

Spring Break Service:

Community Solidarity Food Share
Sunday, March 15th 1:15-4:30pm

Join us to sort donated food and distribute groceries at the largest vegan food share around. Transportation will be provided to and from the event. Dress for outside work.

Ronald McDonald House Brunch
Tuesday, March 17th 8:30am-12:30pm

We will be helping to provide and prepare a brunch meal at the Ronald McDonald House, which serves children and the families of children who have prolonged stays at the hospital. Transportation and cooking supplies will be provided.

SMART Program Visit
Wednesday, March 18th 2:30-5:30pm

Serve as a mentor to children from the SMART program at the St. Martin de Porres Marianist School in Uniondale by assisting them with their homework and engaging in fun activities! Transportation to and from the service will be provided.

Mary Brennan INN Visit
Friday, March 20th, 7:30am-2:30pm


We will be volunteering for a lunch shift at the Mary Brennan INN to serve lunch, organize donations, and otherwise help around the site. Lunch will be provided by the office. Make sure to wear clothes that you can move around in!

For accommodation requests for any of our service events, please email SAS@hofstra.edu

Shake a Rake
Community Service

Any organization interested in getting involved with Hofstra or seeking volunteers for an upcoming event can fill out the form below:

Hofstra Community Service Partnership Interest Form

Like us on Facebook @HUCommunityOutreach for upcoming community service opportunities!

For more information, or to sign up contact us:
Email: CommunityOutreach[at]Hofstra.edu
Phone: 516-463-3469
221 Student Center

Fall 2019 Service Trips Taken

  • Community Solidarity Food Share at the Hempstead Train Station
  • Breakfast Run in Manhattan
  • Mary Brennan INN Thanksgiving Meal Service
  • A. Holly Patterson Nursing Home Bowling

Off-Campus Living and Commuting Student Services