Get Involved

Wesleyan University’s Office for Community Service (OCS) is committed to engaging and learning with others to build and strengthen our shared community by providing opportunities for Wesleyan students to volunteer their time and talent with student-run service programs, Middletown community agencies and through work-study positions in our office. Want to get involved but don’t see the opportunity you’re looking for? Meet with us to find a match!

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    Volunteer Programs

    You can make a difference! Choose from hands-on volunteer opportunities with more than 20 Wesleyan student-run programs focusing on areas from education to mental health.

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    Work-Study Positions

    Learn more about literacy, community-based (non-literacy), and OCS staff (coordinators or van drivers) positions available to Wesleyan work-study students.

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    Community Partners

    Connect with Middletown area community service agencies focusing on issues from hunger and homelessness to the environment.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer at Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater

Volunteer at Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater

Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater is a local nonprofit community-based, multicultural theater program designed to include children from all backgrounds. Oddfellows is currently looking for volunteers and work-study students to fill several positions both during Winter Break and the Spring semester. From Dic Wheeler ’81: Pre-Semester volunteers needed to work with kids at Oddfellows: Oddfellows Playhouse Youth…
PCSE Seed Grants in Action: Report #3 from Cardinal Kids

PCSE Seed Grants in Action: Report #3 from Cardinal Kids

Each year, the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship awards three $5,000 seed grants to fund the launch or early-stage growth of a project, program, or venture. Cardinal Kids, run by George Perez ’20, Katie Murray ’19, Jenny Chelmow ’19 and Mariel Middlebrook ’20, was one of this year’s winners. This is their final report since receiving…
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