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GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service

GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service Serve. Learn. Lead. Change the World. The Nashman Center Supports:
-Service & volunteering opportunities
-Academic service-learning & community-based research
-Public service internships, careers, & scholarships

Students: There are many ways to serve and impact this community.

We're here to help you. Faculty: The Center supports community-engaged scholarship: research, teaching ,and service that contributes to solving real world problems. Staff & Alumni: Volunteer with us in the community, support student interns and service projects, and develop new initiatives.

We're here to help you. Faculty: The Center supports community-engaged scholarship: research, teaching ,and service that contributes to solving real world problems. Staff & Alumni: Volunteer with us in the community, support student interns and service projects, and develop new initiatives.

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This past Saturday, Civic House Scholars wrapped up the year at their final Civic House Saturday. Scholars learned about...
04/14/2022

This past Saturday, Civic House Scholars wrapped up the year at their final Civic House Saturday. Scholars learned about philanthropy and the various ways to define service as they volunteered at the Capital Area Food Bank!

For our March Civic House Saturday, scholars participated in a DC gentrification simulation with guests from People Powe...
03/24/2022

For our March Civic House Saturday, scholars participated in a DC gentrification simulation with guests from People Power Action. Scholars learned about the challenges DC residents face when trying to organize and maintain their housing, and they learned about the role of Advisory Neighborhood Commissions in DC government.

02/18/2022

Visit go.gwu.edu/change or the link in the bio!!

Do you know a young collegiate making change on a DC college campus, in DC, nationally or globally? Then nominate them (or yourself!) to be a part of the GWUpstart Challenge. The challenge winner will receive the opportunity to be our 2022 keynote speaker!

Share your impact on MLK Day with us at gwserves.givepulse.com by April 24th! By submitting hours you are one step close...
02/08/2022

Share your impact on MLK Day with us at gwserves.givepulse.com by April 24th! By submitting hours you are one step closer to achieving a Presidential Volunteer Service Award!

Happy to share this holiday!
12/19/2021

Happy to share this holiday!

We wish all of the GW community and our partners a happy winter break! Thank you for a great fall semester of service, a...
12/17/2021

We wish all of the GW community and our partners a happy winter break! Thank you for a great fall semester of service, and we look forward to serving with you in the new year!

Meet one of our Give-A-Gift partners: the D.C. Department of Human Services! Each donation of $30 will provide one gift ...
12/02/2021

Meet one of our Give-A-Gift partners: the D.C. Department of Human Services! Each donation of $30 will provide one gift to an individual served by the D.C. DHS and our other partners. Give at the link in bio through December 10th!

The mission of the D.C. Department of Human Services is to empower every District resident to reach their full potential by providing meaningful connections to work opportunities, economic assistance and supportive services.

#GWGives #GiveAGift2021

It's #GivingTuesday! You can participate in this international day of giving by donating to #GiveAGift. Each donation of...
11/30/2021

It's #GivingTuesday! You can participate in this international day of giving by donating to #GiveAGift. Each donation of $30 will help local organizations provide one gift to the people they serve. Gifts include books, toys and household items.

Click here to spread joy: https://serve.gwu.edu/give-gift

Are you unable to give but want to still support Give-A-Gift? You can gather your friends, coworkers or club members to fundraise. Donations will be accepted through December 10th!

As we move further into the holiday season, don't forget about Give-A-Gift! Each donation of $30 will provide one gift t...
11/23/2021

As we move further into the holiday season, don't forget about Give-A-Gift! Each donation of $30 will provide one gift to someone in D.C.

https://serve.gwu.edu/give-gift

Your donation will allow partners like Academy of Hope to purchase gifts for the people they serve! Academy of Hope is an adult public charter school in D.C. with a mission to provide high quality adult education and services that change lives and improve the community.

Are you unable to donate? No problem! You can still support Give-A-Gift by spreading the word and fundraising with your friends, coworkers or organization.

#GWGives #GiveAGift2021

It's time to meet another Give-A-Gift partner! CentroNía provides quality early childhood education and family support s...
11/18/2021

It's time to meet another Give-A-Gift partner!

CentroNía provides quality early childhood education and family support services in a bilingual and multicultural environment to more than 2,400 low-income children and families. Through #GiveAGift, CentroNía will be able to provide gifts of toys, books and household items to the children it serves!

Each $30 donation will provide one gift. Thank you for spreading holiday cheer through giving this year! Donate at the link in bio through December 10th.

#GWGives

Meet another partner for Give-A-Gift! When you donate to this annual fundraiser, you are providing holiday gifts  - hous...
11/11/2021

Meet another partner for Give-A-Gift! When you donate to this annual fundraiser, you are providing holiday gifts - household items, toys, and books - specifically selected for individuals across D.C. Each donation of $30 will provide someone with a gift. Give at the link in bio through December 10th!

The Latin American Youth Center's mission is to empower a diverse population of youth to achieve a successful transition to adulthood through multicultural programs that address youths’ social, academic and career needs. Help LAYC provide gifts to youth in D.C. this holiday season!

#GWGives #GiveAGift2021

Introducing the Nashman Center's newest program, Math Matters!Math Matters provides high-impact math tutoring to student...
11/11/2021

Introducing the Nashman Center's newest program, Math Matters!

Math Matters provides high-impact math tutoring to students at select DCPS middle schools.

Apply today to become a Math Matters tutor -- visit https://serve.gwu.edu/math-matters-gw

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We are proud to be recognized at the 2021 #ALLINAwards as the winners of the Best Action Plan Award for the Washington, ...
11/10/2021

We are proud to be recognized at the 2021 #ALLINAwards as the winners of the Best Action Plan Award for the Washington, DC Campus Voting Challenge!

Our commitment to student civic engagement stems from our belief that ensuring access to the ballot box is the first step in empowering our students to be the next generation of leaders.

Donate to Give-A-Gift this year! Just $30 will provide one gift to an individual this holiday season. Each additional $3...
11/05/2021

Donate to Give-A-Gift this year! Just $30 will provide one gift to an individual this holiday season. Each additional $30 will provide another person with a gift! Check out the link in bio to give through December 10th.

Your donation will allow our partners like Housing Up to buy gifts for the people they serve. Housing Up works to end the cycle of generational poverty by providing stable housing and opportunities for families to succeed.

#GWGives #GiveAGift2021

The New Jersey and Virginia gubernatorial elections are this Tuesday, November 2nd! If you are sending in your New Jerse...
10/28/2021
Polling Place Locator - Vote.org

The New Jersey and Virginia gubernatorial elections are this Tuesday, November 2nd! If you are sending in your New Jersey absentee ballot, make sure your ballot is postmarked no later than Election Day and received by your county’s board of elections no later than six days after the time of your polls’ closing time.

If you are sending in your Virginia ballot, make sure it is postmarked on or before Election Day and received by your election registrar by noon on the third day after the election. You can also leave your absentee ballot at a drop-off location (the closest one to Foggy Bottom is on Clarendon Blvd near the Courthouse Metro Station). Use https://www.vote.org/ to check if your ballot is ready and to receive more election information. Use https://www.vote.org/polling-place-locator/ to find your closest polling station if you plan on voting in-person. Happy voting GW!

Wondering where you vote on Election Day? Use our polling place locator to find out.

Join us this Tuesday, September 28 for National Voter Registration Day! We have free food for you 😁 🧁For many of you, th...
09/27/2021

Join us this Tuesday, September 28 for National Voter Registration Day! We have free food for you 😁 🧁

For many of you, this is your first time being eligible to vote! For others, voting is something you have been able to do for a long time. Either way, NOW is the time to make sure you have a plan to vote so you can be #VoteReady for all upcoming elections! We will be at the Potomac Square from 10am to 2pm.

Have you signed up for our Civic Leadership Dialogues yet?Register here: https://gwserves.givepulse.com/event/register2/...
09/01/2021

Have you signed up for our Civic Leadership Dialogues yet?
Register here: https://gwserves.givepulse.com/event/register2/242944

We are excited to be back in-person at campus and we are kicking off our series of dialogues starting on the 8th of September!

Conducted by Amy Cohen, Executive Director at the Nashman Center, this workshop will focus on the Pathways of Public Service and Civic Engagement and how students can engage in each pathway on and off campus. The Pathways of Public Service and Civic Engagement describe a range of possibilities by which we can make a contribution to the common good.

new profile pic, same commitment to service. :-)
08/14/2020

new profile pic, same commitment to service. :-)

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06/15/2020

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Upcoming #GWInSolidarity events! Register at go.gwu.edu/GWInSolidarity.
06/08/2020

Upcoming #GWInSolidarity events! Register at go.gwu.edu/GWInSolidarity.

#GWInSolidarity is a series of programming grounded in providing the GW Community with space to process, heal, learn, an...
06/05/2020

#GWInSolidarity is a series of programming grounded in providing the GW Community with space to process, heal, learn, and work towards action against hate and oppression. Register at go.gwu.edu/GWInSolidarity

DOS Diplomat in Residence - North Central
06/05/2020

DOS Diplomat in Residence - North Central

The Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) is perfect for students looking for a way to make a real difference in the work of this country, while also gaining job experience and connections. Students can work on projects that advance the work of government on multiple fronts. Projects include helping counter violent extremism, strengthening human rights monitoring, developing virtual programs and many others. VSFS is accommodating and flexible.
Join me this coming Tuesday, June 9 at 2:00 pm Eastern Time here on Facebook for a Facebook Live session on how you can do a federal internship from dorm rooms to libraries to coffee shops -- or anywhere in the world with a broadband or internet connection -- on a timetable that fits your life. Register at: http://tinyurl.com/y9v8pl9p

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be chang...
05/06/2020

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be changemakers wherever you go! Check each student's picture caption for a note from their supervisor!

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be chang...
05/05/2020

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be changemakers wherever you go! Check each student's picture caption for a note from their supervisor!

"How a bus ride tells the story of a crisis that existed long before the virus hit" This article was written by Nashman ...
05/04/2020
Opinion | How a bus ride tells the story of a crisis that existed long before the virus hit

"How a bus ride tells the story of a crisis that existed long before the virus hit" This article was written by Nashman Center alum Joy Sharon Yi who graduated from the Corcoran School in 2017!

The bus is a lifeline through poorer areas of Washington, D.C., where food and services can be hard to reach. And it tells the story of a crisis that existed long before the coronavirus hit.

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be chang...
05/04/2020

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be changemakers wherever you go! Check each student's picture caption for a note from their supervisor!

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be chang...
05/01/2020

Over the next week we will be shouting out some of our graduating students! 🎓 We know you guys will continue to be changemakers wherever you go! Check each student's picture caption for a note from their supervisor!

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Today, CentroNía early learners were surprised with special holiday gifts! 🎁🥰 From the bottom of our hearts, THANK YOU GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service, St. Augustine Catholic Church, and everyone else who made this possible! #CentroNiaCelebrates #holidayseason #givingseason #thankful #earlychildhoodeducation #familysupport
On November 1st, we partnered with GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service for Election Hero Day to celebrate the election administrators, clerks, poll workers, and other volunteers who work tirelessly to ensure that our elections are accessible, safe, and secure. ⠀ Interested in serving your community during the next #election? Visit our website to apply to become an Election Worker in DC: https://bit.ly/fbEWapply
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Coalition for Service-Learning Action Alert: Join Youth Service America, National Youth Leadership Council, PeaceJam, America's Service Commissions, National Summer Learning Association, and GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service in asking your U.S. Representative to sign on to a letter requesting a $250M FY22 appropriation for Learn and Serve America. This would be the first new federal funding for service-learning in 10 years; please help us tell your Representative why this investment is so important! https://www.coalition4sl.org/action-alert
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On Monday, GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service held GW's 26th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership. This year's virtual day of service included a keynote address from Clint Smith and centered around Dr. King’s principles, ideals and values.
Join us for GW's virtual MLK Day of Service and Leadership on Monday, January 18! The GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service will offer virtual service opportunities and workshops on a variety of topics. Learn more and register ➡️ http://go.gwu.edu/mlkdos
Congratulations to Amy Cohen, the director of the GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service, for receiving the 2020 institutional leadership award from Campus Compact Mid-Atlantic! Ms. Cohen has been instrumental in incorporating community service into university events and celebrations at GW.
You voted. What now? GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service is providing resources and opportunities for the GW community post-election. Check them out ➡️ go.gwu.edu/whatnow
Congratulations GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service ArtReach for being a 2020 STEM Grant recipient! We are excited to see what the buildings of tomorrow will look like when Gen Z gets to learn from your architecture design courses!
Good News Alert: We have announced the 2020 STEM Grant Recipients! This year, we are proud to fund 12 STEM programs from 12 different cities around the United States. Congratulations to this year’s recipients: Trips for Kids Marin Black Girls Dive Foundation Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Cabrini High School New Orleans Kalmar Nyckel Be Loud Studios Desert Research Institute GW Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service Discovery Museum Bighorn Basin Paleontological Institute Techbridge Girls The Greater Ridgewood Youth Council For more information about the programs awarded, please go to: https://www.colocationamerica.com/stem-grant/2020-recipients