Day of Action
Day of Action and Fall Punkin' Party
Tuesday, October 13
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Student Services Atrium
Be a Hero and give back to your community during COD Cares Fall Day of Action!
Drop by and drop off a donation on your way to class.
Spend your lunch break spreading a little warmth by creating a craft to support local humanitarian efforts.
Enjoy an autumn treat, sip some cider and sign up to participate in group service activities scheduled throughout the year.
- Assemble a winter warming package for new immigrants and homeless residents of DuPage County served by World Relief, DuPage PADS and Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans
- Create reusable heating pads for residential clients of Canticle Place and senior residents of Marian Park and Colony Park
- Write thank you notes and words of encouragement to special instructors, co-workers and friends
- Decorate pumpkins to brighten the season for children with autism attending educational and therapeutic programs at Giant Steps in Lisle
- Show your team spirit by donating college and pro team-logo warm weather clothing to benefit clients of DuPage PADS and World Relief
- Share nutritious, non-perishable canned and boxed food, such as peanut butter, beans, tuna, baby food and cereal, to to stock the shelves at West Suburban Community Pantry and Northern Illinois Food Bank
- Donate used video games and gaming consoles (good condition) for 360 Youth Services group homes
- Give all sizes of disposable diapers to Keep Every Baby Dry, a non-profit organization founded by a COD student
Click here for photos of the Spring Semester Day of Action!
2014 Fall Semester Day of Action Gallery
2014 Spring Semester Day of Action Gallery
Ami Chambers, Community Relations Coordinator, (630) 942-3823
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
2015 College of DuPage