A big “Thank You!” to everyone from CPTC who participated in
the City of Lakewood’s 10thannual Make A Difference Day event on
Saturday! Our volunteers donated food for Emergency Food Network and spent
their Saturday morning to help with several projects around the community,
including placing grave markers for Western State Hospital patients at the
historic Ft. Steilacoom Cemetery and beautifying Tyee Park Elementary School.
We even got to meet the Mayor of Lakewood! Make A Difference Day is a national
day of service dedicated to neighbors helping neighbors. The Lakewood event was
just one of many across the United States. We are proud of our student
Our students have been plugging away this year on numerous
service projects including:
participating in “Think Pink” and “Fi(gh)t for the Cure” placing pink
extensions in people’s hair for Breast Cancer Awareness Month · Human
Services, Cosmetology, & Dental Assisting volunteering at Project
Homeless Connect · Sustainable
Building Science, Architectural Engineering Design, & Environmental Science
building raised garden beds for the Green Apple Day of Service
Thank you all for your hard work and dedication to making
the world a better place!
The Service-Learning Center at Clover Park Technical College
can provide information and assistance getting started with Service-Learning.
If you are interested in getting involved with Service-Learning projects like
these, please contact Service-Learning Specialists Kay Porter or Lucy Pick at
(253) 589-5790 or by stop by the Service-Learning Center in Building 10, room
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