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Civic Impact

Civic Impact

Drexel is part of the fabric of Philadelphia, and our climate and sustainability work doesn't stop at the campus boundaries. We are committed to the notion that contributing to the greater good is a core purpose of higher education. There are service and engagement opportunities for everyone in the Drexel community who want to have a real-world impact on climate and sustainability challenges.

BE A DREXEL CLIMATE & SUSTAINABILITY LEADER

The Lindy Center for Civic Engagement offers a range of environment and sustainability focused service and leadership opportunities for students. Just a few of our partners include:

You can check in with the Lindy Center for Civic Engagement for more information about how you can connect with these and other service partners.

USE YOUR DRAGON VOLUNTEERS CIVIC ENGAGEMENT RELEASE TIME WITH US

Don't leave your civic engagement release time on the table! All benefits-eligible Drexel University professional staff have 16 hours of paid time to pursue a service activity of their choice. We encourage you to use this time to pursue an environment-related service activity. If you would like ideas or suggestions for local sustainability-related organizations that could use volunteers, connect with us at sustainability@drexel.edu.

VOLUNTEER WITH THE ACADEMY OF NATURAL SCIENCES

Drexel's Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia's oldest science museum, has a wealth of service opportunities available, from assisting with the museum collections to supporting public education efforts and connecting with Academy visitors.