Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

10/11/2012 -- CCAC student veterans volunteer to help fellow veteran in need

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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) local chapter of Student Veterans of America (SVA) will be volunteering at the home of a local veteran from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 13, to assist with much-needed yard work. Coordinated through the nonprofit Christian housing ministry Habitat for Humanity, nine members of CCAC’s SVA college-wide chapter will be working to help remove fallen leaves, garbage and general debris from the home’s steep wooded hillside. 

The CCAC student veterans volunteering include, from CCAC–Allegheny Campus, Jeremy Chauvin, John Corl, Eric Corbin, Josh Fales, Johnny Vasquez and Evan Weaver; and from CCAC–South Campus, Adam Kukic, Chris Lawson and James Young. 

Also volunteering from CCAC are Cory Shay, coordinator, Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success, and Karen Boston, student success coach, Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success, and advisor, Veterans Club.        


About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.