ACG Cares

Nov 30

acg cares

ACG Cares offers the members of the ACG community the opportunity to engage in service related to activities that enhance the quality of life of others in the community, as well as their own. In providing such opportunities, ACG Cares seeks to uphold the College mission of empowering its members to develop as critical and creative thinkers and socially aware individuals, while preparing for lives of reflection and responsible civic engagement in a complex, global world. 


ACG Cares works closely with the Office of Student Affairs to implement its purpose and strive toward fulfilling its objectives of:

  • Creating an inclusive community of students that is appreciative of diversity
  • Engaging students in leadership opportunities
  • Cultivating and maintaining reciprocal partnerships within the greater community
  • Supporting the integration of service into student life at DEREE and PIERCE
  • Advocating the value of experiential education through service
  • Fostering an ethic of lifelong service


Students enrolled at the College may register to become members of ACG Cares, provided they have completed at least 12 credits and are in good academic standing (at least a 2.0/4.0 GPA).

All members of ACG Cares must be ACTIVE MEMBERS, and as such, must meet specific requirements, including the following:

  • Participating annually in at least one clothing or food drive initiated by ACG Cares, by sorting and recording collected items
  • Attending at least one community service experience each semester, when available
  • Attending all regular meetings as called by the Steering Committee

ACG Cares does not discriminate against any student, faculty, or staff based on race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, handicap, or sexual orientation.

To find out more about ACG Cares and how you can become involved, please e-mail dc.acgcaresorg@acg.edu