Engaged Citizenship Retreat

Engaged Citizenship Retreat

The Engaged Citizenship Retreat is a dynamic, interactive event for college students and AmeriCorps members from across the state. The Retreat will invite participants to  explore the multiple pathways for community engagement in which one can make social change.

Testimonials from this years retreat

I had the opportunity to find my purpose as to why I have decided to go down the service path and be an additional asset to find ways to make a change in my community and school as well, and the food was amazing!

I owe a huge portion of my determination and newfound goals to the amazing influences at the Engaged Citizen Retreat. If you attend this retreat, you will leave feeling rejuvenated, supported and confident that you can make a difference in the world.

Attending the Engaged Citizen Retreat was an eye-opening experience for me. I was given the opportunity to network and make some good connections with my peers. Also, I was able to question my stance on important social issues we are dealing with today.

Going to the Engaged Citizen Retreat was an amazing experience! I had the opportunity to dig deep and discover more about myself and how I can make an effective change in my community. It helped me see what I want to in my life and the steps I need to take to get there.

I loved how we combined our passions, with our resources and knowledge, in order to help create a plan for what we want to do with our lives. I also loved the networking opportunities, I was able to discover so many different programs that I had never heard about before!