CCE Annual Report
Find out more about what our previous year's accomplishments looked like and how we plan to grow in the future.
2607 hours served
57 active partners
4 new programs and initiatives
$74410 economic impact in the Fox Cities
Lawrence University was not able to safely promote in-person service opportunities in our community this year due to COVID-19. The CCE compiled 66 virtual volunteer opportunities for students to safely volunteer during the pandemic. As a whole, these opportunities have a grand total of 190 registered users, with a collective amount of 1,606 service hours logged in GivePulse.
VITAL (Volunteers in Tutoring At Lawrence)
VITAL matches Lawrentians with K-12 students in the Appleton Area School District - this year, all matches met virtually. Despite the difficulties brought on by the pandemic, the VITAL program grew by nearly 300%!
Total # of matches: 134
Total # of tutors: 82
Total tutoring requests: 191
91% of requests were filled
The Lawrence Assistance Reaching Youth (LARY) Buddy mentorship program - founded in 1989 - is led by the Child Advocacy Service Corp Leader and is charged with matching Lawrence students with Edison Elementary students. Due to Covid-19, this program was operating virtually.
22 Lawrentians were matched with Edison Students.
Viking Ambassadors in Service and Engagement
VASE programs are 8-week service-learning experiences designed to help students get involved in service and advocacy work, connect with peers in their cohort, and learn about a service area of interest (below) and how it impacts the Fox Valley area.
39 Lawrentians participated in our VASE programs.