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Group volunteering at Red Cross

Mini-Days of Caring Red Cross

For the last day of the Mini-Days of Caring on March 9, students visited the American Red Cross to help prepare decorations for their annual ball.

Students moving planks of wood

Mini-Days of Caring Flint Hill Farms

Flint Hill Farms in Coopersburg was the location for day three on March 8 of the Mini Days of Caring. Penn State Lehigh Valley students assisted with organizing, and painting of the blacksmith shop, which will soon be used as a teaching classroom for the local students who visit Flint Hill farms. Students also assisted in stacking wood and helped with general farm clean-up.

Group of volunteers stocking shelves

Mini-Days of Caring Sixth Street Shelter

Penn State Lehigh Valley students went to the Sixth Street Shelter in Allentown on March 7 to help distribute food to those who rely on weekly food distributions from the shelter; restock the shelves at the food pantry; organize donation shelves for resident apartments and help clean the child care and play room.

Girl Scout and Tina Q. Richardson

Girl Scouts honor Tina Q. Richardson

As part of the Take the Lead program, Girl Scout McKenzie H., a Southern Lehigh High School sophomore, spent Feb. 28 shadowing Chancellor Tina Q. Richardson to see what a day in the life is like for a chancellor.

students with Nittany lion

McKinley Elementary School assembly

Penn State Lehigh Valley education students posed with Senior Airman Jermaine Hussett and the Nittany Lion after the assemblies they organized at McKinley Elementary in the Allentown School District on March 1.

Group of volunteers painting

Veteran Service Club project

One Fight Foundation is a local organization that brings veterans together to share their experiences and help support each other as they transition to civilian life. The collaboration between One Fight Foundation and the Penn State Lehigh Valley Veteran Service Club brought together volunteer students and service members to provide needed assistance to the Allentown Art Museum. Working together with Beverly Hoover, the museum's chief operating officer, they were able to bring a much-needed update to a hallway connecting the museum to an older building.

Lion Up for Hunger

Help us fill the campus dump truck with food donations for Second Harvest Food Bank on March 29!

Penn State Capital Day

Join fellow Penn Staters on March 22 in Harrisburg for Penn State Capital Day 2017. Sign up now in rooms 214 or 218!

Speak Up for Penn State

Alan Janesch, director of Penn State Grassroots Network, will speak to students on March 16 about the power of advocacy and the upcoming Capital Day event.

Young At Art

The Lehigh Valley Arts Council is hosting the second annual Young at Art Expo at the Lehigh Valley campus on March 11. This entertaining and creative day is free to the entire community.