Help us support Southern California fire relief efforts:

  • Text UWVC to 41444 or visit to donate the Thomas Fire Fund
  • Donate water and snacks to The Salvation Army Ventura Corps at the Ventura County Fairgrounds or provide monetary donations at their website or by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY
  • Apply to volunteer with the Red Cross or make cash donations at their website or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS


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
 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 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