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Many of the community service opportunities offered at NOVA are organized and managed by our student organizations.

Volunteer Opportunities

Past community service projects include:

  • Adopt-a-Block Cleanup Programs
  • Hearts and Hammers Home/Landscaping Renovations
  • Books for Africa Textbook Drives
  • Recycling Projects
  • Relay for Life Fundraiser and Rally (American Cancer Society)
  • Secret Santa Gift Donations
  • Inova Blood Donor Drives
  • Canned Food Drives
  • Voter Registration Drives
  • Nursing Home Visits

Student organizations must perform at least 15 hours of community service as a group each semester. Stop by the Student Life Office at your campus to learn more about upcoming volunteer opportunities.