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UVA Public Service is the front door to public service at the University of Virginia, designed to connect students, faculty, and community partners to social entrepreneurship, community engagement, and co–curricular service opportunities.


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McKenzie Samuels

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McKenzie Samuels

McKenzie Samuels (she/her) is a second-year in the College of Arts & Sciences intending to double-major in Public Policy and African and African-American studies. McKenzie is a Peer Advisor through the Office of African American Affairs, a Resident Advisor, and an executive board member of SOCA (Student Organization of Caribbean Awareness) as Special Events Coordinator. Read More >>

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Service Opportunities

Peabody School

Will you be in Charlottesville this summer? Support refugee women and their children by joining Cville Tulips, a collective of refugee women in the Charlottesville area who gather for community building, English language learning, health-care learning, arts, youth programing, food and conversation. Volunteers participate in youth programming (soccer, outdoor play, and art projects).

Bread Across Borders
Near Downtown Charlottesville

Bread Across Borders is an all-volunteers organization that started in 2020 during the lockdown with the delivery model - of distributing bread to differ

UVA Greeters at Move In wearing blue T shirts and helping students carry items

The Greeters program welcomes the incoming first-year class each year as they arrive on Grounds.

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