Register for the 2018 Big Event on March 24

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 March 24 the Student Association and the Maroon Volunteer Center will gather student leaders, faculty, staff, and community members to leave their mark on the local community.

Donate a Block Meal to help a student in need

The Block by Block Meal Program is a virtual food bank providing meal assistance to students who are in need. All students with a valid meal plan can donate one block meal per semester to this program. If you would like to donate a meal to support a student in need, please complete the Block by Block Donation Form.

A student interested in receiving assistance with meals can contact the Maroon Volunteer Center.

MLK Day of Service

January 15, 2018, 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. The MLK Day of Service is a part of United We Serve, the President’s national call-to-service initiative. It calls for Americans from all walks of life to work together to provide solutions to our most pressing national problems. Honor Dr.

Register for Alternative Spring Break

If you are looking for a unique experience to gain 3 credits of history or humanities, consider registering in the Spring for HI 3343 S01, Delta History and Service Spring Break. This class is open to all undergraduate students that are looking for something different during spring break.

Do you want to serve as an AmeriCorps VISTA?

AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members bring their passion and perseverance where the need is greatest: to organizations that help eradicate poverty. 

Hurricane Relief Efforts

Thank you for trying to help those that have been affected by the recent Hurricanes. When a disaster like Hurricane Harvey or Hurricane Irma 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.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

  • Thank you for reaching out to find ways to help each other and send aid to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Here are some reminders about what to do when disaster strikes that we hope you will share with your friends and relatives.

Register for Service DAWGS Day and Habitat for Humanity

Service DAWGS Day is an annual day of service that engages over 500 volunteers in community service activities within the local community. On Service DAWGS Day, students and volunteers arrive at a central campus location for a brief orientation and light breakfast before being transported to one of over 35 community partner locations to perform three hours of community service. At around lunch time, students are transported back to campus for lunch and other activities. Breakfast, lunch, transportation, and a t-shirt are provided to volunteers free of charge!

Register for the MSU Big Event on April 1st

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.