The College’s volunteer corps, COD Cares actively supports and strengthens College of DuPage communities by fostering a culture of service among College employees, students and community members.
An initiative of COD’s Community Engagement department, COD Cares service activities
- Raise awareness of community-based organizations that serve the needs of local residents, including COD students
- Provide educational opportunities on issues that affect residents and students
- Encourage community involvement
Diverse Donor Blood Drive
Wednesday, Feb. 8 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Did you know that donor diversity improves patient outcomes, as rare and uncommon blood types are often found in similar ethnic populations? Our goal is to donate blood as diverse as the community we serve. Everyone who signs in to donate received a $10 gift card. Register for Diverse Donor Blood Drive. Walk-ins are welcome.
Northern Illinois Food Bank Mobile Market
Monday, Feb. 20 - 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: College Lot 6
Northern Illinois Food Bank and COD Cares have teamed up to provide monthly drive-through mobile markets on campus serving more than 150 food-insecure households. Volunteers will set up, distribute and break down after the event. Sign up individually or bring your team! Register for Northern Illinois Food Bank Mobile Market.
Thank You, COD. Gnome-body Does It Better