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Weather Advisory

How You Can Help

The Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement has coordinated the following opportunities for members of the NSU Community to become civically engaged in hurricane relief efforts. Please contact slce@nova.edu or 954-262-7195 for more information or to find ways to help support our NSU Community and our surrounding areas.

Currently the Division of Student Affairs and College of Undergraduate Studies is accepting donations for Hurricane Relief. Items can be dropped off at NSU Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus, Rosenthal Building, Second Floor, Room 207. We are currently identifying additional drop of locations across campus and will provide an update once this has been determined. Kindly keep your donations to the following items. 

All items should be new and unopened. 

  • Male and Female Hygiene Products 
  • Diapers 
  • Toilet Paper 
  • Water 
  • Feminine Hygiene Products 
  • Non-Perishable Food Items 
  • Cleaning Products and Kits 
  • New Towels 
  • New Blankets 
  • Unwrapped toys 

The NSU CARES fund is established to help those students and employees who are most in need of assistance. Please consider making a donation or volunteering time to help these individuals return to a sense of normalcy, in what are quite abnormal times.

You can also contribute by texting NSUCARES to 41444.

To volunteer and provide assistance to those in need, please email nsucares@nova.edu or visit nova.edu/nsucares to pledge a financial contribution.

October 6, 2017 from 11:00 am - 1:30 pm.

Community Partners will be present to establish connections with NSU Community Members for volunteer efforts.

Big Red Bus will be present for blood donations from 10 AM - 3 PM in the Library Circle. To register for donating blood during the Civic Engagement and Volunteer Fair please click here. Walk in donations will be available as well during the event on a first come first serve basis.

A Thank You Note and Note of Encouragement station will be provided for NSU Community Members to create for First Responders.

Donations of the following items will be accepted for the United Way/Red Cross.

All items should be new and unopened.

  • Male and Female Hygiene Products
  • Diapers
  • Toilet Paper
  • Water
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Non-Perishable Food Items
  • Cleaning Products and Kits
  • New Towels
  • New Blankets
  • Unwrapped and packaged toys

The Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement is coordinating the following Service Trips for NSU Students as part of their existing efforts to provide service opportunities for NSU Students. Sign up or stay informed on any of the following trips by visiting the link here.

Sharks and Service:
October 13-15, 2017
Topic: Hurricane Disaster Relief
Site: South Florida

December 10-16, 2017
Topic: Insecurity and Youth
Site: Asheville, North Carolina

Spring Break, March 5-9, 2018
Topic: Hurricane Disaster Relief
Sites: New Orleans, LA and Houston, TX

Summer Break, May 2018
Topic: Hurricane Disaster Relief
Site: Puerto Rico, TBD

The Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement and RecWell is hosting Dodges for Donations, an Extreme Dodge Ball tournament. This provides an opportunity to donate items and be civically engaged and also provide a fun activity for participants to come together as a community.

SLCE’s Dodges for Donations, Extreme Dodge Ball Tournament
October 6, 2017, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
To sign up visit: imleagues.com/novasoutheastern

Each team of 5 members will be required to provide one “boxed donations” as outlined below:

All items should be new and unopened.

  • Male and Female Hygiene Products
  • Diapers
  • Toilet Paper
  • Water
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Non-Perishable Food Items
  • Cleaning Products and Kits
  • New Towels
  • New Blankets
  • Unwrapped and packaged toys
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