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125,000 Hours of Service – Celebrating 125 Years

The 125th Anniversary Cardinal Service Commitment has concluded, but Catholic University's commitment to service is ongoing. Members of the University community are encouraged to use the resources provided by Campus Ministry to learn about service opportunities and to continue the service commitment into the future.


Volunteer Opportunities

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Serve S.O.M.E. Meals
6:45-9 a.m.,Tuesdays and Thursdays
So Others Might Eat serves the poor and homeless. Come serve breakfast and visit with the people who use S.O.M.E. services.

A Refuge for Women and Children
4:45-7:15 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays
CUA students spend time at St. Ann's Infant and Maternity Home playing with the children who live at St. Ann's.


By the numbers

352,627 – The total number of Cardinal Service Hours reported from May 15, 2011 to April 10, 2012.

2,163 – The number of students who  reported Cardinal Hours.

698 – The number of Alumni who reported service hours.

119 – The number of staff members who reported service hours.

70 – The number of faculty members who reported service hours.