In keeping with Cal Lutheran's mission to educate leaders rooted in service and justice, the Community Service Center creates opportunities that lie at the intersection between student interests and service.  We strive to empower students to make a difference in the community.

We can help you with:
  • Brainstorming ideas for service events on an individual level or to fulfill your club requirements
  • Connecting you with related organizations in the community to volunteer
  • Spreading the word about your events to recruit more participants
Nonprofit Organization?
  • To streamline recruiting efforts, please utlize our Give Pulse page to post opportunities to students directly.  Questions? Contact Nicole Cozzi at
Our areas of focus include:
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Healthcare
  • Youth & Education
  • Global Justice
  • Homelessness & Poverty
  • Alternative Breaks
  • Research & Development
  • Campus & Community Partnerships
Service Day

Upcoming Events

From blood drives to volunteering in Seed Garden Project clean-ups, give back by signing up for one of these Community Service Center sponsored events. 

Upcoming Service Events

Adopt a Family

Adopt a Child or Family

Bring holiday cheer to children and families this year by sponsoring a child through Casa Pacifica or a family through Lutheran Social Services (LSS).



Alternative Breaks

Make plans for winter or spring break that involve are bigger than yourself by joining fellow students, faculty and staff helping others in need within the U.S. and beyond.

Alternative Break Trips