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Knights prepare for GIVE Day milestone, 25 years of service in the community

Published: 08/30/2022

GIVE Day is Gannon's Invitation to Volunteer Everywhere.

GIVE Day is Gannon's Invitation to Volunteer Everywhere.

GIVE Day registrations are now open, and we are excited to make this 25th anniversary the best GIVE Day ever.

GIVE Day is Gannon's Invitation to Volunteer Everywhere.


It is Gannon's fall service day where more than 1,000 Gannon students, employees, and alumni serve at more than 40 sites across Erie, Ruskin, and the nation. It is scheduled for the third Saturday in September, coinciding with the International Coastal Cleanup, and all members of the Gannon Family are welcome to get involved!

GIVE Day is scheduled for Saturday, September 17. You should expect to be at your service site from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; meeting time and location vary based on campus.

Ruskin Campus Registration: click here to register for GIVE Day as part of the Ruskin campus. Registration is due by Tuesday, September 6 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting time and location for GIVE Day will be provided in your project confirmation email.

You can expect your project information on Monday, September 12. Please email Rita Lenhardt or the Center for Social Concerns and Global Exploration with questions.

Erie Campus Registration: Erie students are encouraged to sign up in groups - Gannon 101, major-based groups, Fraternity and Sorority Life, and cocurricular interest groups. Group members should watch their email or other group communication channels for their group sign-up information. Group leaders should sign their group up using the instructions and links here. If you cannot find a project that fits within your group's needs, please complete this form. Group registrations are due by midnight on Sunday, September 11. Group leaders are expected to share all project information with group members.

First-year students are encouraged to sign up with your Gannon 101 group: click here to complete the form. First-year students registering with Gannon 101 must complete the form by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 9. Your assigned Transition Guide will reach out to you with project information.

Gannon employees and their families are encouraged to register for GIVE Day. Sign up here by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 9. Spouses, partners, children, and chosen family are all welcome and be registered with you at the above link.

Not participating with a group? Please complete this form by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 9.

Email cscge@gannon.edu with any questions. View more and register on engageU.

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