Christmas Off Campus 2017

Christmas off Campus events take place all over the country. Find one near you and help us continue this UD tradition!

If you cannot attend but would like to donate to support a community's annual event, please donate online.


Atlanta- Dec. 8
Volunteer, at Holidays Around the World. We will help local children and their families decorate cookies as they make their way through the event.

Austin- Dec. 2
Volunteer at the Central Texas Food bank. We will help prepare, sort and pack food donations.

Boston- Dec. 10
Volunteer at Rosie’s Place. Help us prepare and serve a meal to the women and children staying at the shelter.

Charlotte- Dec. 2
Volunteer with the Refugee Youth Program of Catholic Charities. Alums will host a Christmas party with games, food and a visit from Santa for the children.

Chicago- Dec. 9
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the families of Association House of Chicago. We will help with craft and game stations and help with a visit from Santa.

Cincinnati- Dec. 7
Alumni will host our annual Christmas party at St. Frances de Sales School. We will help with games, food and a visit from Santa.

Cleveland- Dec. 9
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the children of Case Elementary School. We will help with setup, facilitation of the stations and cleanup. Also, on Dec. 16, join us at St. Aloysius as we decorate the church for the Christmas season.

Columbus- Dec. 9
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the families of St. Dominic’s community. We will help with crafts and games.

Dallas/Fort Worth- Dec. 9
Volunteer at Community Partners of Dallas' holiday toy drive. Alums will organize and sort donated toys.

Dayton- Nov. 30
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the families of Homefull. We will help with craft and game stations and help with a visit from Santa.

Denver- Dec. 16
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the children of Mount St. Vincent Home. We will lead crafts and help with snack and story time.

Detroit- Dec. 2
Alumni will host a Christmas party for children of Most Holy Trinity School. We will help with setup, facilitation of the stations and cleanup.

Houston- Dec. 9
Alumni will host a Christmas party for the residents of St. Dominic Village, a senior care community. We will lead games and provide a snack to the residents.

Indianapolis- Dec. 2
Alumni will host the Christmas Festival for the local families of Hawthorne Community Center. We will provide lunch, carnival games and crafts for the children.

Los Angeles and Orange County- Dec. 16
Volunteer at OC Rescue Mission’s Magic at the Mission Christmas event. Alums will help run carnival games and oversee the snow hill.

Louisville- Dec. 10
Volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul’s Santa Shop. Alums will sort donations and help parents shop.

Milwaukee- Dec. 7
Alumni will prepare a meal at Guest House of Milwaukee.

Nashville- Dec. 9
Alumni will provide a Christmas party for the families of Safe Haven Family Shelter. We will lead crafts and help clean the facility, and there will be a visit from Santa.

New York Metro- Dec. 2
Join alumni for a prayer service and Christmas party with the mothers and children at Covenant House. We will help with crafts and games.

Northwest Ohio- Dec. 19
Volunteer at the Christmas party at Helping Hands of St. Louis Outreach Center. Alums will help pictures with Santa and shopping in Santa’s workshop.

Philadelphia- Dec. 9
Alumni will serve a meal at the Mother of Mercy House. We will also provide cookies for the cookie exchange.

Phoenix- Dec. 16
Alumni will help AZ Hope & A Future throw a Christmas party for foster children in the Phoenix area.

Pittsburgh- Dec. 10
Alumni will prepare a meal for the residents of St. Joseph House of Hospitality.

Raleigh/Durham- Dec. 2
Help alumni decorate the men’s and women’s shelters at Durham Rescue Mission.

Rochester- Dec. 8
Alumni will prepare and serve dinner at House of Mercy. Afterward, we will head to St. Anne’s Church for mass.

San Diego- Dec. 6
Volunteer at the Christmas Caroling and Limo Party for the children of Father Joe’s Villages. Alums will help with games and serve food.

San Francisco- Dec. 9
Help alumni sort and pack food donations at SF-Marin Food Bank.

Seattle- Dec. 16
Alumni will serve breakfast to the families of Ronald McDonald House. We will help prep, cook and serve breakfast.

Southwest Florida- Dec. 9
Alumni will sort and pack food at the Harry Chapin Food Bank. We will then have a Christmas party over lunch.

St. Louis- Dec. 2
Alumni will help with a breakfast with Santa for 100 children and their families at Caroline Mission's Early Childhood Education Center.

Tampa Bay- Dec. 16
Alumni will host a Christmas party for the children of A Kid’s Place. Alums will help with games and crafts as well as serve lunch.

Washington DC /Baltimore- Dec. 2
Alumni will provide a Christmas party at Easter Seals for military families who have children with disabilities. We will host games, crafts and lunch.

West Michigan- Dec. 12
Alumni will team up with the Santa Claus Girls to wrap gifts that will later be distributed to Kent County children in need.