Community Service and Social Action Student Organizations and Activities

  • BREAKAWAY fosters educational, cultural, and spiritual growth opportunities for students through domestic and international service trips. 
  • Cardinals in Action supports and increases the visibility of needs in the local community, propelling students to a life of service.
  • Circle K International is part of Kiwanis and engages students in service for children.
  • Green Scene is dedicated to environmental education through on-campus activities.
  • Feed the Need Illinois is the annual Feed My Starving Children Mobilepack on the campus of North Central College where over 5,000 volunteers gather with a goal to pack 1 million meals to be distributed to malnourished children around the world.
  • Junior/Senior Scholars is a college-readiness program for students in high-need schools, staffed by North Central student mentors and tutors.
  • Monarch Landing offers students the opportunity to be paired with a senior resident at Monarch Landing Retirement Community, whose residents offer a unique insight to their student counterparts with regard to success in their academics and their futures.
  • Positive Healthy Active Minds Evolving (PHAME) promotes mental and physical health awareness and encourages awareness about mental health and stigmas associated with mental illness.
  • Relay For Life coordinates an overnight fundraising event that celebrates the lives of people who have battled cancer, remembers loved ones lost and fights back against the disease.
  • Rotaract is Rotary-sponsored and addresses needs of the community and promotes better relations among all people through a framework of friendship and service.
  • Women Aspiring, Venturing and Evolving Science (WAVES) determines to encourage women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, where all students can learn and discover the difficulties these fields are faced with, especially in respect to gender equality.