Service D.A.W.G.S. Day is a day dedicated to serving alongside our communities. On this day, MSU students, faculty, and staff and the surrounding community come together to engage in a few hours of volunteering to impact our community. This year, Service D.A.W.G.S. Day is on Saturday, August 20th, 2022. We will have music and activities beginning at 9 am. We also encourage you to pick up your t-shirt at this time! Volunteering will begin at 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Alternative Break Trips are an opportunity to serve alongside a different communities to explore and address prominent social issues affecting that community, discover your perceptions of influence surrounding the trip topic, and is a great way to build relationships across our state, the nation, and the world. This year's trip will be held March 12-16th, 2022. This year we are heading to Atlanta, Georgia to a non profit organization called FurKids to complete service projects throughout the week.
MSU BIG Event is a one-day service event for all our MSU student leaders, faculty, staff, and Starkville community members to serve alongside each other in our community and leave your mark!
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What is Virtual Volunteering?
Virtual volunteerism refers to volunteer activities completed, in whole or in part, using the internet and home, school, work or other internet-connected devices. Moreover, volunteering conducted from a distance, such as mailings, can also be considered virtual volunteering. Virtual volunteering is also known as online volunteering, remote volunteering, or e-volunteering.
Dear Bulldog family,
Thank you for trying to help those that have been affected by the recent natural disasters. When a disaster happens, it can take months and even years for communities to rebuild. To make the most of your efforts to help, consider these tips for donating and volunteering:
AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members bring their passion and perseverance where the need is greatest: to organizations that help eradicate poverty.
Join us for a campus community garden work day on Thursday, April 20th from 8:00am-12:00 pm at the Landscape Architecture building on campus.
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The MSU Big Event is a one-day service event for the MSU and Starkville community to roll up their sleeves and GIVE BACK. On April 1st student leaders, faculty, staff, and community members will gather and leave their mark on the local community through service.
Are you looking for something exciting to do during spring break???
During Spring Break, 30 MSU students will travel to the Mississippi Delta to live history, see the future, and make a difference in the lives of others. Students will embrace the rich history and culture of the Mississippi Delta during Blues, Civil Rights, and Native-American history experiences.
January 16, 2017, will mark the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community.