Service

"Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds." ~ Buddha.

 

WWC students, faculty, and staff have served with a local Buddhist community, Urban Dharma, located downtown at 29 Page Avenue, Asheville. Working in groups or individually, often alongside Urban Dharma volunteers, 27 members of the WWC community led or assisted in a range of projects from setting up a computer network to painting, cleaning, and organizing.   WWC students have logged over 150 service hours so far this year.  Staff, faculty, and their family members contributed many additional hours.

Learn more about our partnership with Urban Dharma.

List of volunteers for 2011-2012.


 Soft Opening and Volunteer Appreciation
November 12, 5:30 p.m. at Urban Dharma.
WWC volunteers are recognized at this special event.
View pictures.

Moving In
Fall Break, 2011
Students, faculty, and staff worked with Urban Dharma volunteers to clean the space, unload two trucks, and set up.
View pictures.

Painting
September 24, 2011, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Eight students, six faculty/staff, and five family members helped to paint Urban Dharma's new space.
View pictures or read a student's reflection on her experience.

 

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