Annual Events

Make A Difference DayMake a Difference Day

Every October, the NMU Volunteer Center recruits student organizations to help elderly and disabled citizens take care of raking and general yardwork before winter sets in. If you are interested in being a part of Make A Difference Day or would like your yard rake, please contact the Volunteer Center at




MLK DayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, (the third Monday of every January), students are invited to attend a day of service honoring Dr. King's legacy.  Every year student volunteers take part in mini-service projects throughout the community which help benefit different individuals and organizations throughout the community.