On January 31, in honor of Jackie Robinson’s 100th Birthday, the UCLA Volunteer Center is hosting a Blood Drive at the UCLA Blood and Platelet Center in the Ackerman Student Union on the UCLA Campus. –› Read More
In observance of a special day honoring one of the most influential figures in U.S. History, we here at the Volunteer Center are encouraging everyone to follow in the footsteps of Martin Luther King Jr. Instead of a day off, make it a “day on” ; participate in a service opportunity driven by the goal to improve the communities that surround us! There are many ways you can participate in the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, so here is a list of a few ways you can give back this commemorative holiday!
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With vision care often overlooked, the Mobile Eye Clinic Undergraduate Connection (UMEC) at UCLA has worked tirelessly to provide free vision care to underprivileged communities in Los Angeles. As an undergraduate-led division of the UMEC, the organization aims to shape members into future leaders through clinical exposure and professional development. –› Read More
With the aim to shift the school-to-prison pipeline to a prison-to-school pipeline, the Underground Scholars Initiative (USI) at UCLA is using higher education as an alternative to incarceration. As a student-led organization, USI seeks to bridge the gap between the academic theoretical discourse of mass incarceration to one that is grounded in the lived experiences of UCLA and its people. –› Read More
On Saturday, Sept. 29, the UCLA Volunteer Center will celebrate the 10th annual anniversary of Volunteer Day. Different from past years, this Volunteer Day brings exciting changes that engages more Bruins in more places than ever before. –› Read More
The UCLA Volunteer Center welcomes you to participate in service opportunities both on-campus and in the Los Angeles community. Get started: