“I urge everyone who has been on an Appa trip or is going for the first time this Spring Break to not return self-satisfied.”
Gregg Cassin, founder of Appalachia Volunteers, will come to BC this week to talk about the importance of self-acceptance in overcoming challenging times.
F.A.S.T. Week is an attempt to help students returning from placements and service trips answer the question of how they are able to authentically incorporate their service experiences into their everyday lives.
A look at Appalachia Volunteers as roughly 400 BC students prepare for the program’s alternative spring break community building trip to numerous states in the Appalachian and Atlantic regions.
Boston College was selected to be on the 2014 Honor Roll that recognizes schools who perform exceptional community service. Programs like PULSE show BC’s commitment to the surrounding community.