Crestview Hills, Kentucky | Cincinnati, Ohio, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHAT: On Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Thomas More University college students, college, and employees will put apart their normal duties and be part of forces to serve the local people — the hungry, the homeless, our brothers and sisters of all ages in want of help. There are actions deliberate in partnership with native nonprofit businesses and packages reminiscent of Parish Kitchen, Grasp Provisions, and Particular Olympics, amongst others. Today of service is named “Saints Serve,” and was established in honor of Thomas Extra College’s Centennial Celebration commemorating the College’s 100-year anniversary. The College is grateful to Aramark Eating, title sponsor for this occasion. The College plans to make Saints Serve Day an annual occasion.
- We’re making ready 1,000 sandwiches (sponsored by Aramark) for Parish Kitchen and Saint Joseph-Saint Francis Catholic Employee Home.
- We’re making ready 1,000 hygiene kits (sponsored by Dr. Judith Marlowe, Chair of the Board of Trustees) for Parish Kitchen, Emergency Shelter, St. Francis Seraph Ministries, and Be Involved.
- In partnership with Grasp Provisions, the college has collected clothes that over 200 persons are sorting and packing within the fitness center for the Stuff the Truck occasion with the aim to gather 30,000 kilos of clothes.
- In partnership with Covington Rotary, ORSANCO, and the Metropolis of Covington, over 100 college students, college, and employees are doing a mini-river sweep of the Ohio River in Covington.
- We’re additionally doing a mini-sweep at our Biology Area Station.
WHY: This “day on, fairly than break day,” will present college students, college, employees and administration to partake in a day of giving and volunteerism, serving these in want. As Thomas Extra College Saints understand “their place on the planet and their accountability to others,” they are going to full a vital a part of fulfilling their mission and growing an ethic of service. These strides make all Saints higher folks and safe Thomas Extra College’s placement because the area’s premier Catholic academic establishment. It’s time for Extra.
WHO: Your complete pupil physique, college, employees, and administration at Thomas Extra College will serve throughout at the present time for others. Alumni are additionally inspired to take part. Our pals at Aramark donated t-shirts adorned with Thomas Extra College’s Centennial brand and the hashtag #SaintsServe. All members are inspired to put on their shirts and share photographs on social media with the hashtag #SaintsServe.
WHEN: Right now, Tuesday, September 14, 2021
WHERE: Throughout the Thomas Extra College campus and all through the Northern Kentucky, Better Cincinnati area. In whole, round 1,400 Thomas Extra College college students, college, and employees will volunteer on 62 completely different initiatives with 44 numerous organizations. One of many largest endeavors might be gathering the clothes donations for the Stuff the Truck occasion on Thomas Extra College’s campus in partnership with Grasp Provisions.
Benedictine Sisters of St. Walburg Monastery
Middle for Nice Neighborhoods
Metropolis of Crestview Hills
Civic Backyard Middle
Devou Park – John Volz Path
Devou Park – Nature Play
Devou Park – Rotary Grove
Durbin Tremendous Bowl
Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky
Habitat for Humanity
Fingers In opposition to Starvation (A Kid’s Hope Int’l)
Holy Spirit Pantry (Holy Spirit Catholic Parish)
Matthew 25 Ministries
NKY Group Motion Fee
ORSANCO mini-sweep – Biology Area Station
ORSANCO Mini-Sweep in Covington
Presbyterian Properties and Providers of Kentucky
Worth Hill Avenue Clear Up
River Ridge Elementary College
Saint Joseph-St. Francis Catholic Home
Sisters of Divine Windfall
St. Francis Seraph Ministries
St. Vincent de Paul
UWGC-Bilingual Books in a Bottle
Veteran and Troops Playing cards
Wasson Method Trails
YWCA of Better Cincinnati
These volunteer actions can have lengthy lasting advantages for the neighborhood we reside in, play in and serve. The rewards of those volunteer actions will make wonderful volunteer success tales, sharing one thing enjoyable and constructive. Contact Kelly French for follow-up info and successes.
You probably have any questions or wish to request a donation pick-up please name Thomas Extra College Scholar Affairs at 859.344.3574 and/or Kelly French, Vice President and Chief of Workers SACSCOC Accreditation Liaison, Thomas Extra College, 859.344.3619
About Thomas Extra College: www.thomasmore.edu
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Thomas Extra College gives college students with one thing rather more than job coaching. Graduates are ready for any profession. However they depart ready for rather more. They’re uncovered to the perfect thought, literature, artwork, and music. They study to harness the facility of human purpose to resolve issues and uncover reality. Most significantly, they’ve the possibility to start to develop into the particular person they have been created to be. That is the facility of the liberal arts within the Catholic Mental Custom at Thomas Extra College. Our college students come right here searching for extra. And that’s precisely what we provide. Right here our college students take that chance and…Make It Extra. Be taught extra at thomasmore.edu.
Information shared by way of Ed McMasters, FUSIONWRX Inc, PR and Media Associate for Thomas Extra College – (513) 470.9461.