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.

Supporting those affected by the Borderline tragedy and California Wildfires:

Please visit to find resources to help our community.

Disaster Relief Volunteer Opportunities: United Way has been designated by the Ventura County Office of Emergency Services (OES) as the agency responsible for managing Unaffiliated Spontaneous Volunteers through the Emergency Volunteer Center (EVC). Please visit their website here to fill out the United Way waiver and email the completed waiver to to register.

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
 Stay in touch:

Click Here to subscribe to our newsletter and stay up-to-date on upcoming events and easy ways to serve.


Our areas of service include:
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Healthcare
  • Youth & Education
  • Global Justice
  • Homelessness & Poverty
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

Green Week

Connect with Organizations

Browse our local organizations list to find organizations that fit with your passions to volunteer with.

Organizations List


Alternative Breaks

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

Alternative Break Trips