Join In, photo of laptop and bag of groceries

Join in to make a difference! Find a virtual volunteer opportunity below that fits your interests. Whether it be writing an encouraging note to a brand new Golden Flash, or donating a scarf you knitted, there's sure to be something that will motivate you to make a difference.

Collecting Items

Food and Personal Care Item Drive

College of Education, Health & Human Services

Donate non-perishable food and personal care items to support the Kent community

Sign up for Food and Personal Care Item Drive

Lake County Alumni Chapter Food Drive

Alumni, Donor and Volunteer Engagement

Donate non-perishable food items for the Campus Kitchen at Kent State

Sign up for Lake County Alumni Chapter Food Drive

School Supply Drive

Center for Adult and Veterans Services

Donate school supplies for the parenting student population

Sign up for School Supply Drive

Helping Students

Career Advice Videos

Career Exploration & Development

Share your career tips and expertise with students

Sign up for Career Advice Videos

Flashternship Host

Career Exploration & Development

Host a Kent State student at your place of work (virtual or in-person as appropriate) for a brief job shadowing experience

Sign up for Flashternship Host

FlashTalk Tuesday

International Admissions

Serve as a speaker at a virtual event for prospective or committed international students

Sign up for FlashTalk Tuesday

Read with an Athlete

Kent State Athletics

Read books to 2nd grade students with a current KSU athlete

Opportunity Full

Virtual Career Drop-In Sessions

Career Exploration & Development

Provide career advice to students

Opportunity Full

Making Things
Writing Notes

Empowering Notes for LGBTQ+ Students

LGBTQ+ Center

Write a note of encouragement to an LGBTQ+ student

Sign up for Empowering Notes for LGBTQ+ Students

Encouragement Notes


Write an encouraging message to a KSU student

Sign up to write Encouraging Notes

KSU Tuscarawas Card Writing

Kent State Tuscarawas

Write cards to undecided students and share why you chose Kent State Tuscarawas

Opportunity No Longer Available

Record Messages for Karamu Graduation

Student Multicultural Center

Record a message for students participating in Karamu Graduation

Sign up to Record Messages for Karamu Graduation

Share Your Kent State Tuscarawas Story

Kent State Tuscarawas

Tell us about the special moments and memories from your time at Kent State Tuscarawas

Sign up to Share Your Kent State Tuscarawas Story

Thank a KSU Nurse

College of Nursing

Write thank you notes to KSU nursing students and alumni

Sign up to Thank a KSU Nurse

Write Cards to International Students

International Admissions

Write cards to newly admitted international students

Sign Up to Write Cards to International Students

Write Cards to the Class of 2025

Undergraduate Admissions

Write handwritten notes to prospective students and share what makes Kent State a great university

Opportunity No Longer Available

Share Your Service Project
Support a cause close to your heart! During the month of April, share with us how you are making an impact in your communities.

Share Your Project