Community Service Organizations
American Foundation for Children with aids (AFCA)
AFCA’s national headquarters are based in a large warehouse in Lebanon, Pa. Students partner with AFCA on a monthly basis to help pack and prepare medical supplies for shipment to Africa where they will be used in community health clinics.
Circle K is committed to helping College students develop into responsible citizens and leaders. Members pledge to foster compassion and goodwill toward others through service and leadership and to develop their abilities and the abilities of all people.
Colleges Against Cancer
The American Cancer Society’s Colleges Against Cancer is a nationwide collaboration of college students, faculty, and staff dedicated to eliminating cancer by initiating and supporting programs of the American Cancer Society in college communities through four directions: Advocacy, Cancer Education, Relay For Life, and Survivorship. Anyone is welcome to join who is interested in the fight against cancer.
Members assist Lebanon County Special Olympics with weekly practices and special events, such as the Quad Bowling Tournament and a regional swim meet held at the College each year. All are welcome to help create lasting memories with these inspiring athletes!
Habitat for Humanity
Students involved with Habitat for Humanity work with the Lebanon County branch of the international organization. Alternative Spring Break trips to Habitat for Humanity affiliates around the country are planned as student interest and funding allow.
Lebanon Valley Education Partnership (LVEP)
The Lebanon Valley Education Partnership (LVEP) was established in 1989 between Lebanon Valley College and the Lebanon School District to encourage children in the city of Lebanon to study, stay in school, and aspire to attend college. LVC students serve as mentors to local high school students as part of a program designed to explore various aspects of college life and to facilitate student-mentee relationships.
Lebanon Valley College Mini-Thon
Mini-THONs, which replicate THON on a smaller scale, donate the money raised directly to The Four Diamonds Fund. This organization also works to raise awareness and funding related to the treatment of pediatric cancer.
Servants of Christ
Servants of Christ (SOC) is LVC’s Christian service organization. The group aims to witness to the community and campus through service. Activities include the 30-hour famine and operation Christmas child. SOC also organizes urban service trips during fall break.