Pledge to Serve

Pledge to Serve

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Join the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Honors College as we commemorate the 5th Anniversary of the Honors College through service.

The Mandel Foundation believes in people who have a passion to change the world, so let’s do our part to change the world and help make a difference! No act is too small. 

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​​​​​​​We are asking for at least 100 Mandel Honors College students, as well as staff & faculty of the Honors College, to PLEDGE TO SERVE at least one hour of community service during the month of February.​​​​​​​

Let’s get started

Click the link below and Pledge to Serve by simply adding your name and CSU email address. (Your email address will only be visible to Honors College staff members).​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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February 3rd – February 9th          Pledge to Serve one hour

February 10th – March 3rd             Input your service performed, donation given, etc.

 ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​You will find a sample of virtual activities below, as well as organizations in need who have social distancing parameters in place, such as the Kids’ Book Bank of Cleveland and Greater Cleveland Food Bank. 

Your service could also be as simple as calling two elderly family members, helping a friend’s brother with ACT/SAT prep virtually, or reading to your neighbor’s kids.

Make bookmarks for kids who receive books from the Kids’ Book Bank​​​​​​​

Send warm wishes to new American Citizens

Send magic through email or snail mail to older adults 

Send a free valentine's Day card to St. Jude kids​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Other opportunities

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*You assume responsibility for participation in any volunteer activity.