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Make a Difference

Make a Difference

Pace made so much of a difference last fall that we couldn’t wait until October for the next one. So let’s roll up our sleeves and get volunteering at the 2nd Annual Pace Makes a Difference Day: Spring Edition!

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CCAR You Ready to Paint a School?

CCAR You Ready to Paint a School?

On October 15, the CCAR will participate in Paint a School Day, NYC’s largest hands-on volunteer day. Will you be there to paint the town and children’s lives a little bit brighter?

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Put Your Hands on New York

Put Your Hands on New York

If you want to help make New York City even more pretty, join CCAR at the spring New York Cares Day on April 21.

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Make a Difference

Pace made so much of a difference last fall that the students decided they couldn’t wait until October for the next one. So let’s roll up our sleeves and get volunteering at Pace Makes a Difference Day: Spring Edition!

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New York Cares

New York Cares

Give the gift of warmth this holiday season by simply donating that coat you haven’t used in five years or pajamas to children who have never had a pair. More volunteer opportunities in NYC and Westchester are just a click away. >>Read More

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Hope for the Holidays

On December 3, RHA will bring some holiday cheer to emotionally troubled kids at their annual Hope for the Holidays event on the PLV Campus.

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Oh, the Places You Should Go

Horton Hears a Who huge book fair is coming up on September 24 and they don’t just need book buyers, but volunteers to read Dr. Seuss. Join Pace’s Center for Literacy Enrichment at the Barnes and Noble Bookfair!

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Run Breast Cancer Out of Town

Run Breast Cancer Out of Town

Last year, Pace had the largest university team at the Susan G. Komen Greater NYC: Race for the Cure. On September 18, make sure to join us again as we lace up our sneakers and run breast cancer right out of town.

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It IS Easy Being Green

It IS Easy Being Green

From the Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies to our Environmental Center to students taking on Big Coal to our celebration of Earth Day every day, you don’t even need to walk off-campus to feel like you’re making a difference in the world.

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Employees Get PAID to Volunteer

Pace supports community service and civic engagement. Really, really supports it. That’s why full-time faculty and staff are given two working days to volunteer with the Center for Community Action and Research. Are you taking advantage of this benefit?

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Pay it Forward

Pay it Forward

Want to make a change in your community and help pay for your education? Pace’s Community and Volunteer Mobilization (CVM) AmeriCorps program is looking for more than a few good men and women. After all, this is your world. And here’s your chance to make it better.

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Set the Pace…Make a Difference

Set the Pace…Make a Difference

For one day this fall, we’ll put down our phones and pick up paintbrushes; we’ll put our homework aside to make beargrams for the sick children at Maria Fareri Hospital and write letters to our troops overseas. And in just one day, we will make a world of difference. >>Read More

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That’s AOK With Us!

That’s AOK With Us!

At Pace, students don’t just sit through long lectures. AOK1 courses give students the chance to make a difference in the lives of people and animals, whether it means helping a senior learn the power of the internet, clearing a coyote path at a local zoo, working at an orphange in Fiji, and more! >>Read More

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CCAR You Ready to Change Lives?

Whether you’re looking to lend a hand for three hours or three months, the Center for Community Action and Research (CCAR) at Dyson College is your connection to hundreds of volunteer opportunities in NYC and Westchester. >>Read More

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And Bingo Was His Game-O!

And Bingo Was His Game-O!

If B-I-N-G-O is your kind of game-o and you’re interested in winning an iPad, iPod, Flip Video cam, and more, you’re going to want to head to the Goldstein Gym as SAAC hosts Bingo Night to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation on March 29!

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The “Nobel Prize” for Community Service

The “Nobel Prize” for Community Service

The results are in! Six members of the Pace Community have been selected to receive Jefferson Awards Bronze Medals for their commitment to service–and one will even pack his bags for DC to compete for a Gold Medal Award!

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Acting on Poverty

This week, while many opted for fun in the sun, 15 Pace students are acting on poverty in NYC…and blogging about it!

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Hope for the Homeless

Hope for the Homeless

Forgo Cancun for a good cause as the Center for Community Action and Research presents their annual Alternative Spring Break. This year, we hit the streets to address homelessness in NYC.

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Tis the Season to Be Jolly…to Someone Else

New York Cares…a lot. But they can’t do it without you. This winter, spread some holiday cheer to someone less fortunate than you.

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Jump(start) for Joy!

Have a couple of hours to spare to make someone’s holiday a little brighter and warmer? Give a child a Jumpstart this season!

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FoodforThought

Food for Thought

Fast Food Nation? Not at Pace. This month Pace organizations are treating you to a number of sweet homemade treats, and all for a good cause. So show you care and chow down!

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Pay It Forward

Did you know you can be a teacher to children, mentor, and community leader all while helping pay for school? Pace’s Community and Volunteer Mobilization (CVM) AmeriCorps program, which places members in community and nonprofit organization is now accepting applications for 2011. It’s rewarding in more ways than one!

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StartDoing

A Few Good Men… and Women

The truth, if you can handle it, is that a lot of people in our community can use a helping hand. If you’re ready to become part of the solution, join other Pace students, faculty, and staff as we go out into the community for Make a Difference Day on Saturday, October 23 in PLV! For more information and to register visit: www.pace.edu/makeadifference (The first 300 to sign up get free Ts!)

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(Don’t) Keep on Waiting, Waiting on the World to Change

Don’t let the plastic bag monster eat the world. It’s time to show John Mayer that we don’t need to wait on the world to change. The Center for Community Action and Research is giving you the opportunity to stand up for a cause that you believe in.

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“Make it a Better Pace…”

For one day this fall, we’ll put down our phones and pick up paintbrushes; we’ll put our homework aside to make beargrams for the sick children at Maria Fareri Hospital and write letters to our troops overseas. And in just one day, we will make a world of difference.

>>Read more.

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