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Interested in a committed site for the semester or one time volunteering? Scroll down for student-led opportunities to serve and learn with our Omaha community. Transportation is provided. If these opportunities don't work for you, fill out this interest survey to stay up to date on our future programs! 

SCSJ Weekly Service

Join the SCSJ for drop in service with a variety of community partners. Students can attend once or multiple times across the semester, but must sign up on Eventbrite for each week they wish to attend. If a site is full, you are encouraged to sign up for the waitlist. We reflect as a community after each service experience. Transportation is provided and leaves from the SCSJ (Lower Becker Hall west of Kiewit).

Serve a meal and meet our neighbors at Siena Francis House, Nebraska’s largest provider of services to individuals experiencing homelessness. Creighton volunteers fill a variety of roles– serving a meal, practicing hospitality, and/or organizing items in the pantry. Student will need to register on the SCSJ Eventbrite as well as Siena Francis House’s volunteer portal. For the safety of Siena Francis House guests, volunteers must wear a mask to serve with this community partner. We meet in the SCSJ and transportation is provided. Sign up below!

Siena Francis House (11/10)

Siena Francis House (11/17)

Siena Francis House (12/1) 

Creighton volunteers will be serving at City Sprouts North- a community garden, education center and much more. Volunteers will be doing a variety of work- painting/creative projects, seed processing, work in the greenhouse, and the community garden. When the weather warms, we will prepare the garden for Spring. Interested participants must pre-sign up on Eventbrite. We meet in the SCSJ and transportation is provided. Sign up  below!

City Sprouts (11/11) 

City Sprouts (11/18)

City Sprouts (12/2) 

Join fellow students at Omaha’s Habitat for Humanity ReStore to process donations that will go directly towards building homes in the local community. We meet in the SCSJ and transportation is provided. Questions? Contact EmilyNaegele@creighton.edu. Sign up below!

Habitat ReStore (11/12) 

Habitat ReStore (11/19)

Habitat ReStore (12/3) 

402 Service Program

This committed group of students will have the opportunity to serve as mentors and/or reading buddies for students at local schools, work with refugee students on STEM activities, or serve as conversation partners for adults learning English. Transportation provided. Participants are expected to demonstrate commitment to building relationships and attend every week. Community partner options could change and new ones could still be added, but currently include: Completely Kids, Omaha Public Schools (OPS) Welcome Center, and International Council for Refugees and Immigrants (ICRI).

Be the first to get the application for Spring 2023, sign up on our interest survey today!

C.R.E.W. for Social Justice

Community. Reflection. Education. Weekly. Participants in this weekly program commit to formation, reflection, community building and learning together about migration justice. Students will focus on the topic of immigrant & migration justice, learn and reflect together, and participate in service opportunities. Service includes working with our partner Learning Community Center of South Omaha (LCCSO) to serve as conversation partners with parents in ELL classes to help prepare for parent/ teacher conferences and event assistance at the Food Truck World Tour

Be the first to get the application for Spring 2023, sign up on our interest survey today!