The Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement engages students, faculty, staff and community partners in service that benefits the university and its surrounding community. The Kernodle Center houses Elon Volunteers!, a student-led program offering a range of volunteer activities; coordinates Elon’s signature academic service-learning programs and courses; and sponsors the Alternative Breaks Program.

Visit the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement in Moseley 230 or contact the staff by email at or phone at 336-278-7250.

See the 2016-2017 Snapshot of Service Report here.

See the 2015-2016 Snapshot of Service Report here.

See the 2014-2015 Snapshot of Service Report here.

See the 2013-2014 Service at a Glance Report here.

See the 2012-2013 Service@Elon Annual Report here.

See the 2011-2012 Service@Elon Annual Report here.


Students visit Boone and Asheville in western N.C. for Fall Alternative Breaks

The Alternative Breaks Program offered the mid-October experience to introduce students to social issues that impact communities in North Carolina.

Vote in the Midterm Elections - Election Day Information 

Elon Votes! is sponsoring rides to the polls from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. from the Center for the Arts and an Election Night Watch Event at 8 p.m. in the Moseley Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Early Voting in Alamance County: Oct. 17 - Nov. 3

The Alamance County Board of Elections is hosting early voting at three locations from Oct. 17-Nov. 3.

Elon plans service trips to assist with Hurricane Florence relief

The first trip is slated for Oct. 11 with plans to assist Second Harvest Food Bank of Southeast North Carolina in Fayetteville with organizing and packaging food bank donations for distribution. 

Deliberative Dialogue event fosters conversation about immigration

The Sept. 24 event drew more than 100 people from Elon and the surrounding community to discuss different approaches to addressing immigration with the discussion guided by resources from the National Issues Forums.

Family Weekend fund drive to raise money for Elon's Hurricane Florence relief efforts

The university has started raising money to fund upcoming service trips to eastern North Carolina to help communities impacted by the hurricane. Details about how to donate are included in this note. 

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Volunteer Opportunities