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IMPACT is the student-led service organization at the University of South Carolina Upstate. We connect students, faculty and staff to the Upstate community through monthly service projects and fundraisers that address local issues.

IIMPACT offers the opportunity for its members to participate in direct service, explore diverse societal needs and develop leadership skills.

Upcoming Service Projects and Fundraisers

  • Alternative Fall Break: Second Harvest Food Bank, Charlotte NC
    October 22, 2015, all day
    $25 participation fee due by October 15, fee covers transportation and meal

  • Haunted Hollow
    October 28, 2015, 8p-12a
    Sparty's Den
    Volunteer needs: assistance setting up and tearing down the event on October 28

  • Angel Tree Ceremony
    November 4, 2015 12pm
    Campus Life Center 2nd Floor Lobby
    Volunteer needs: assistance preparing Angels (starting in October), assistance setting up the Angel Tree Nov. 2 and 3 (times TBD)

  • November Service Project

Get Involved
USC Upstate students, faculty and staff are invited to all IMPACT events. If you want to do more than just show up, you can help plan events. If there's a cause you are passionate about, consider becoming a project leader. 

For more information or to sign up, contact Ericka West, VP for Membership at impact@uscupstate.edu

2015-2016 IMPACT Executive Board

Janelle Berks, President
Ericka West, VP for Membership
Andrea Moye, VP for Operations

Macy Gaither-Boulware, Intern

Daniel Francis, Graduate Assistant Advisor

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Dr. Abraham Goldberg
Director of Service-Learning and Community Engagement
Associate Professor of Political Science

Kara Ferguson
Director of Service-Learning and Community Engagement

Tashfia Hasan
AmeriCorps VISTA

Daniel Francis
Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement

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