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University of Dayton Christmas off Campus 2018

Volunteer at one of the Christmas off Campus events across the country. Alumni, parents and friends are invited to help continue the tradition of service.

Atlanta- Dec. 14
Volunteer at YELLS’ Holidays Around the World. We will help local children and their families decorate cookies as they make their way through the event.

Austin- Dec. 8
Volunteer at Mother's Milk Bank. We will work on Christmas cards, and volunteers can also pour milk into bottles for shipment to hospitals.

Boston- Dec. 2
Volunteer at Rosie’s Place. We will prepare and serve a meal to the women and children staying at the shelter.

Charlotte- Dec. 1
Volunteer with the Refugee Youth Program of Catholic Charities. We will host a Christmas party with games, food and a visit from Santa.

Chicago- Dec. 15
Volunteer at Association House of Chicago. We will help families with craft and game stations at a Christmas party, and there will be a visit from Santa.

Cincinnati- Dec. 6
Volunteer to help host our annual Christmas party for the children of St. Francis de Sales School. We will run games and serve dinner, and Santa will be there, too.

Cleveland- Dec. 8
Volunteer to provide a Christmas party for the children of Cleveland Metropolitan Schools. We will help set up, facilitate stations and clean up. Also, join us on Dec. 15 at St. Aloysius as we decorate the church for the Christmas season.

Columbus- Dec. 8
Volunteer at our annual Christmas party for the families of St. Dominic’s community. We will help with crafts and games and provide a personalized gift from Santa for each child.

Dallas/ Fort Worth- Dec. 8
Volunteer at Community Partners of Dallas' holiday toy drive. We will organize and sort donated toys for local foster children.

Dayton- Nov. 29
Volunteer to provide a Christmas party for the families of Homefull. We will lead craft and game stations and help with a visit from Santa.

Denver- Dec. 5
Volunteer to walk Valverde Elementary School children through the Denver Zoo to experience Zoo Lights.

Detroit- Dec. 1
Volunteer to host our annual Christmas party for the children of Most Holy Trinity School. We will help set up, facilitate stations and clean up.

Houston- Dec. 1
Volunteer to help create and wrap book baskets for low income Catholic schools in Houston. We will then attend Mass together.

Indianapolis- Dec. 15
Volunteer to help us host the Christmas Festival for the local families of Hawthorne Community Center. We will provide lunch, carnival games and crafts for the children.

Kansas City- Dec. 8
Volunteer at Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. We will help sort Christmas gifts and write Christmas cards.

Los Angeles- Dec. 3
Volunteer at Ascencia, a transitional housing facility. We will cook and serve dinner to the residents.

Louisville- Dec. 9
Volunteer for a shift at St. Vincent de Paul’s Santa Shop. We will sort donations and help parents shop.

Milwaukee- Dec. 7
Volunteer to prepare and serve dinner to the residents of Guest House of Milwaukee.

Nashville- Dec. 8
Volunteer to 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. 9 
Volunteer to help turn the dining room of CHiPS (Community Help in Park Slope, Inc.) into Santa’s workshop. We will trim the tree, decorate and spread Christmas cheer. *Please note the date and location has changed.

Northwest Ohio- Dec. 18
Volunteer at the Christmas party at Helping Hands of St. Louis Outreach Center. We will help with pictures with Santa and shopping in Santa’s workshop.

Orange County- Dec. 15
Volunteer at the OC Rescue Mission’s Magic at the Mission event. We will help run carnival games and oversee the snow hill.

Philadelphia- Dec. 8
Volunteer to prepare and serve lunch at the Mother of Mercy House.

Phoenix- Dec. 15
Volunteer to spread holiday cheer at AZ Hope & A Future's annual Christmas Celebration for local foster children.

Pittsburgh- Dec. 15
Volunteer to spread holiday cheer at the Catholic Charities Christmas Party for families enrolled in the Catholic Charities Family Christmas Plan class.

Raleigh/Durham- Dec. 1
Volunteer to decorate the men's and women's shelters for the holiday season at Durham Rescue Mission.

Rochester- Dec. 14
Volunteer to prepare and serve dinner at House of Mercy, a homeless shelter.

San Diego- Dec. 13
Volunteer at the annual Holiday and Limo Party for the children of Father Joe’s Villages. We will help with games and serve food.

Seattle- Dec. 8
Volunteer to help prep, cook and serve breakfast to the families of Ronald McDonald House.

Southwest Florida- Dec. 8
Volunteer to assist children in the Friends of Foster Children Forever program. We will help them budget, shop for loved ones and wrap their presents.

St. Louis- Dec. 8
Volunteer to prepare and serve food for breakfast with Santa at Midtown Community Services. We will also help with activity stations.

Tampa Bay- Dec. 15
Volunteer to host a Christmas party for the children of A Kid’s Place. We will help with games and crafts as well as serve lunch.

Washington DC/ Baltimore- Dec. 1
Volunteer to provide a Christmas party at Easterseals for military families who have children with disabilities. We will host games, crafts and lunch. Santa will make a special appearance.

West Michigan - Dec. 15
Volunteer to help the Santa Claus Girls deliver gifts to children throughout Grand Rapids.

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