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2020 Serve Expo

The Serve Expo is an annual event aimed to inspire, inform, and connect students, faculty, and staff with opportunities to serve others in the Lynchburg community through their passions, talents, and academics. Students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to hear from local practitioners, experience community engagement, and learn how they can serve alongside community organizations.


Schedule of Events

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Serve Expo: Expo Experience
Wednesday, September 2 • 1-3 P.M.
Montview Steps
Expo Experiences are interactive stations for select EXPO organizations on the Montview Steps. Enjoy a little competition and learn more about the huge impact you can make in other’s lives’ through incredible organizations right here Lynchburg!

Toxic Charity
Wednesday, September 2 • 4-5 P.M.
South Montview Ballroom
What is unsustainable Help? What does it mean to truly serve the Community? Have you ever been hurt by good intentions? Come and reimagine healthier and sustainable practices while serving that prevent toxic charity. The first 20 who register and attend will receive a FREE copy of the book Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help, And How To Reverse It.

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

Leveraging Your Potential
Thursday, September 3 • 1-2 P.M.
South Montview Ballroom
Find innovative insights for leveraging and integrating CSER into better career opportunities. Come hear how you can prepare for your future through service right now.

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Serve Expo: Expo Experience
Thursday, September 3 • 1-3 P.M.
Montview Steps
Expo Experiences are interactive stations for select Serve Expo organizations on the Montview Steps. Enjoy a little competition and learn more about the huge impact you can make in other’s lives’ through incredible organizations right here Lynchburg!

SEND Relief: Serve Experience
Thursday, September 3 • 6-8 P.M.
Montview Lawn *
Come hear the story of an assault survivor and learn how others are making an impact on the frontlines. As you move throughout the interactive experience, you will pack a SARP kit that will resource organizations meeting the needs of survivors in the greater Lynchburg community. Our goal will be to pack 500 kits in partnership with SEND Relief.

* In case of inclement weather, the event will be moved to South Montview Ballroom.

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Friday, September 4, 2020

Serve Expo: Expo Experience
Friday, September 4 • 1-3 P.M.
Montview Steps
Expo Experiences are interactive stations for select Serve Expo organizations on the Montview Steps. Enjoy a little competition and learn more about the huge impact you can make in other’s lives’ through incredible organizations right here Lynchburg!

Unconscious Bias: A Current Conversation
Friday, September 4 • 4-5 P.M.
South Montview Ballroom
Are you dissatisfied with your misperceptions? Maybe the status quo? Develop a deep awareness of various unconscious biases and how they influence service and relationships.

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Serve Expo Sponsors

Thank you so much to the 2020 Serve Expo Sponsors!

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Looking for More Info?

Text “SERVEEXPO to 24502.