Saturday of Service - August 22
Incoming Students: Join your classmates as we volunteer in the neighborhood during move-in weekend! See the neighborhood, meet new people, and make a difference from the start! This year we are excited to partner with organizations such as the Chicago Parks District, the Peterson Garden Project, the Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services, and so many more! We have an awesome Facebook album from Saturday of Service 2014, too!
Hunger Week is a decades-long tradition at Loyola. Take part in this fall semester tradition of raising funds and awareness in the global fight against hunger. Even better, join the Hunger Week planning team to bring this tradition to life!
Education and Advocacy
Ignatian Family Teach-In For Justice - November 7 to 9
Applications available in early fall
The annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice gathers members of the Ignatian Family (Jesuit schools, parishes, social ministries) in solidarity to learn, reflect, pray, network, and advocate in the context of social justice. Keynote and student speakers address issues such as:
- Domestic poverty
- Worker’s rights
- Human rights and foreign policy in Latin America
- Human rights and foreign policy in Africa
- Humane immigration practices
- Sustainable environmental practices
Students are invited to join TEAM CATHOLIC CHARITIES for the annual AIDS RUN/WALK Saturday, September 26! Catholic Charities provides excellent case management and supportive services, such as a food pantry, for those impacted by HIV/AIDS. Catholic Charities is a great Loyola partner, and we hope students join them!
To register with Team Catholic Charities, complete the following steps by Friday, September 18: