In celebration of the close of Women's History Month, the Women's History Month Planning Committee and the New York City Civic Engagement Program are planning a weekend of service during the weekend of March 26th and 27th as part of the Barnard Reach Out: Women's History Month's "Women in Service" program.  Barnard College and Columbia University students are welcome to join us in the weekend of service.

Volunteer projects are available with organizations such as Figure Skating in Harlem, Grow NYC, HEAF, RightRides for Women's Safety, Sadie Nash Leadership Project, St. Mary's Food Pantry, Westside Crime Prevention Program, and Women's City Club.

Please visit this link for more information about the specific projects available to the Barnard and Columbia community and to sign up for a project.  The registration deadline is Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at 11:59pm, and registration will be filled on a first-come, first served basis.

Please feel free to contact Valerie Chow, Program Director, Internship Program/Civic Engagement, Barnard Career Development ( or Adair Kleinpeter-Ross, Women's History Month Planning Committee ( with any questions.


Barnard Reach Out for New Students - January 2011: