Welcome to the Center for Community Engagement and Service!
As an institution, AU is committed to advancing social justice and civic responsibility, and we’re at the front lines of that effort. At the Center for Community Engagement and Service – or CCES – we lead the AU community into the world to serve. From projects around DC to trips abroad, we stand with a university dedicated to improving lives in our global community.
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Read You World Day 2019
The AU Center for Community Engagement and Service celebrates all children by reading multicultural books to elementary-aged students in the DC community March 6th, 2019.
Read Your World Day 2019 is the first launch of an annual service opportunity hosted by CCES.
By reading multicultural books, all elementary students can feel that they have the opportunity to be the main character in a book, facilitated by students and the AU community. Volunteering students can also will receive community service hours for their participation. Volunteer hours run for the duration of the event taking place on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 8:30a.m. - 12 p.m.