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Community Service & Action

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Loyola Traditions

Hunger Week
Hunger Week is a decades-long tradition at Loyola. Take part in this fall semester tradition of raising funds and awareness in the global fight against hunger. Even better, join the Hunger Week planning team to bring this tradition to life! (Volunteer information will be available in Fall 2013. Contact hungerweek@luc.edu to learn more.)

AIDS Walk and Run
The AIDS Run and Walk, put on by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, is a great change to raise awareness about the AIDS crisis and raise money to support the cause. Options include a 10k and 5k run and a 5k walk. This year the run will take place over Family Weekend— Saturday, September 28. Sign up your family, too! Check out our Aids Run and Walk page for more info.

Education and Advocacy

Ignatian Family Teach-In For Justice

Application now available. Due Tuesday, October 1.

The annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice gathers members of the Ignatian Family (Jesuit schools, parishes, social ministries) in solidarity to learn, reflect, pray, network, and advocate in the context of social justice. Keynote and student speakers address issues such as:

Contact serve@luc.edu with questions.

First-Year Students

Start the Fire Community Service Program
Incoming first-year students can come to campus a few days early for a four-day community service program. Learn first-hand about your new community and how you can serve it! Check out the Start the Fire website to learn more. Also, check out our Facebook album from Start the Fire 2013!

Saturday of Service
Incoming Students: Join your classmates as we volunteer in the neighborhood during move-in weekend! See the neighborhood, meet new people, and make a difference from the start! We have an awesome Facebook album from Saturday of Service 2013, too!

Leadership Opportunities

Start the Fire Community Service Program
We need three returning students to welcome our Start the Fire participants to campus and guide them through their week with us! Apply here by February 17!


Office for Community Service and Action
Loyola University Chicago · 1032 W Sheridan Rd · 804 Mundelein Center
Chicago, Il 60660 · Phone: 773.508.8260 · serve@luc.edu

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