Concord University Students Participating In Service Projects

For Immediate Release: 
Sep 11 2014

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312,         





ATHENS, W.Va. – Freshmen in Concord University’s UNIV 100 courses are participating in two service projects this week in honor of Patriot Day (Sept. 11) and the Governor’s Day to Serve (Sept. 11-14.)

The students will assemble gift bags for homebound senior citizens for distribution through the local Commission on Aging’s home delivered meals program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11.

Student volunteers will write letters to military service men and women through the “A Million Thanks” program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11 and Friday, Sept. 12.

The service projects are being coordinated by Concord University’s Bonner Scholars Program.



Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.