Week of Service
All chapters are encouraged to plan and carry out events throughout ASDA’s Week of Service, January 17-25, 2020. Both community outreach and community service events are strongly encouraged. Use #ASDAWeekofService and tag @dentalstudents to keep up with other ASDA chapters on social media!
What kind of events could your chapter hold?
- Host a health fair on campus
Volunteer at a homeless shelter or soup kitchen
Participate in a charity walk or run
Volunteer at a youth shelter
Conduct free dental screenings at an elementary school or veterans home
Help build up or clean your community: join a work site or a neighborhood clean-up crew
- Make quilts or blankets for senior citizens
Plan a mission trip with your chapter
Partner at a local nonprofit
Refer to the Community Service how-to guide for even more event ideas
New this year: Chapter food drive challenge
National ASDA is coordinating a challenge among all ASDA chapters to collect the most nonperishable food items! Every can or box makes a difference. At the end of the challenge, all collected items should be donated to your local food pantry.
If you need help finding your local food pantry, click here.
Start preparing now!