COVID-19: Resources for Our Community

Our center is working to compile useful resources for our community, including information on local food banks, opportunities for students to lend a hand, and updates on voting in the region.

@PSUMockCon

Penn State Brandywine held it’s first ever mock nominating convention to predict the Presidential nominee for the governmental party out-of-power in 2020. Our campus predicted that Joe Biden will be the Democratic Presidential candidate.

2020 Census Takers

The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. Temporary census positions offer the perfect opportunity to earn extra income while helping your community at the same time. 

Community-Based Federal Work Study

Interested in making money while working for a community organization of your specific interest? Find out if you are eligible for the Community-Based Federal Work Study program at Penn State Brandywine!

MLK Day 2020

Penn State Brandywine hosted its annual family-friendly MLK Day Celebration on January 20th that focused on acts of kindness, educational activities, inclusion and artistic expressions of Dr. King’s legacy.

Learn. Engage. Create Change.

 

The Center for Ethics and Civic Engagement at Penn State Brandywine develops pathways for students to become socially responsible leaders and citizens who are prepared to create positive change in the world. 

Become Aware. 

One of the earliest steps in becoming an active citizen involves learning about the conflicts and issues in our society, both locally and globally. Developing personal awareness of issues provides an individual with knowledge and motivation that will eventually lead to action. 

 

Take part. 

Issues in our communities can be complex and difficult to solve. Improving our communities– making them a place where people are healthy, safe, and cared for– is an ongoing task. The ability to partner with other organizations and individuals is essential to the building of healthier communities.

Work-Study. 

Like federal work study, community-based federal work study gives eligible students the opportunity to receive financial support in return for their work and service. With this program, students are given the ability to work off-campus with community partners that share their same values. 

PSU Brandywine and Delco Community Events

PSU Brandywine events are listed in blue, Delco Community events are listed in gold. 

Volunteer and Work-Study Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities are shown in red. Community work-study opportunities are shown in blue. 

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