Service Saturdays


About: Service Saturdays are monthly events that offer all GVSU students the opportunity to volunteer with nonprofits in the greater Grand Rapids area. Service Saturdays are free and you can sign up for them on OrgSync!

Upcoming Service Saturday:

honeycombThe next Service Saturday is with Rays of Hope International on February 11! Applications are now open on OrgSync!

rays-of-hopeOverview of events:

  • Check-in: Kirkhof 1104 from 8:30-9:00 am. We will depart Kirkhof at 9:30 am.
  • Service: 10:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Reflection will occur at the site after service, then we will head back to campus.

Please note that you will need to pack your own lunch, and please dress for the weather as we will be in an unheated indoor facility.

If you have any questions, please contact us at

This event is open to all GVSU students.
Click here to sign up!


Future Service Saturdays:

  • September 24 w/ Alternative Pathways
  • October 22 w/ John Ball Zoo
  • November 12 w/ Family Promise
  • January 14 – Alternative Breaks Volunteer Day
  • February 11 – w/ Rays of Hope International
  • March 18 – TBA
  • April 1 – Never Ending Journey

Please contact us at

Past Service Saturdays:

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