Nearly 1,500 Quinnipiac students spent their Saturday volunteering throughout the Greater New Haven area.
They were volunterring for the 10th annual Big Event. The university says it helps connect students and staff with the local community through non-profit work.
Mary Beth Schreindorfer, a QU Professor said, “Just seeing the transofrmation take place at this home. I think it makes them feel like they really made a difference.”
14 students from QU volunteered to rebuild a Meriden Veteran’s home, Stephanie Simoni has more here.