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Student Life & Activities offers many opportunities for students to give back, both to the college community and the larger community, including:

  • A Volunteer Fair held every Fall Quarter
  • Club-sponsored drives, fundraisers, and service events
  • Ongoing service opportunity listings on GivePulse through community partners (Non-Profits/Community Resource agencies; Service Organizations)
  • Bigfoot Service Saturday held at least once every quarter

Thank you for your interest in SCC CARES Community | Awareness | Resources | Engagement | Service!

Our goal is to help you enhance your learning and build on your SCC experience outside of the classroom.

 


SCC CARES Community | Awareness | Resources | Engagement | Service provides SCC students with many opportunities to engage and to create a meaningful impact, both on campus and in the community. This includes events and programs that enhance awareness, as well as help you to learn valuable, transferable skills while creating connections and giving back through service, such as Bigfoot Service Saturday. 

Benefits of Volunteering:
•    Opportunity to give back and make a difference in the local community. 
•    Working with local non-profits and charities.
•    Gaining valuable experiences to build resume, transfer applications, and co-curricular highlights.
•    Learn valuable interpersonal, teamwork, and leadership skills.
•    Create meaningful relationships with peers and the community through sharing a common experience through service.
 
SCCCARES Impact through Service:
•    According to a study on the Value of Volunteer Time (Independent Sector), the estimated national value of each volunteer hour is $25.43 per hour. The estimated Washington state value of each volunteer is $31.72 [Hyperlink to Source: https://independentsector.org/value-of-volunteer-time-2018/]
•    To date, SCCCARES has created an economic impact through service of $9841 (National Value) & $12,276 (Washington State Value) with a total of 86 volunteers and 387 total service hours (starting in Fall 2018).

Volunteer Events

Ronald McDonald Bigfoot Service Saturday 2020

Northwest Bigfoot Service Saturday

Mobius Bigfoot Service Saturday

Habitat Bigfoot Service Saturday