Campus Ministry

Campus Ministry

Community Day

Thank you to the over 400 from the Canisius Community who turned out for the Saturday, September 27th Community Day!

Join us for Canisius Community Day: Saturday, April 18, 2015 10:00 am – 2:00pm includes lunch  We meet in the West Wing of the Cafeteria at 10:00 am

We had a record number of over 400 participants let’s look to duplicate it!

*Undergraduates with 43.0 or more credit hours register for classes on 9:00am.

To Register:

Step 1: One person (lead contact) from each group or organization will be able to register on behalf of their group. This secures the group or organizations involvement in Community Day and the option for the group or organization to participate together. This step will be open until April 6th, 2015.


Step 2: Individuals can sign up for Community Day. If they are participating with a group or organization, they can select the group when they sign-up. If they are participating as an individual, they will be able to select that option as well. This step will open on March 25th, 2015 and close on April 13th, 2015.


As an incentive for signing up ahead of time, t-shirts will be provided to individuals who show up and to groups that have 75% of their expected group.



For questions regarding registration, please contact Marcie Dineen in the Office of Student Life or 716-888-8315
For all other questions, please contact Joe Van Volkenburg in Campus Ministry or 716-888-2875

The following is a list of the community partners we have worked with in the last year in Buffalo:
Benedict House
Blessed Trinity RC Parish
Bristol Home
Buffalo Animal Shelter
Buffalo City Mission
Buffalo Religious Arts Center
Family Promise of WNY
Friends of the Night People
Food Bank of WNY
Harbour and Hawthorne Health Center
Hamlin Park Clean-Up
Habitat for Humanity-Buffalo
Helping Hands Food Pantry
Holy Angels RC Parish
Little Portion Friary Homeless Shelter
Massachusetts Avenue Project
Nativity Miguel Buffalo St. Augustine’s and St. Monica’s Scholars Program (Jesuit Middle Schools)
Our Lady of Black Rock School
Our Lady of Hope Parish (Formally Annunciation)
The People’s Park
Public School #17
Ronald McDonald House
Seneca Street Church
St. Columbia Brigit RC Parish
St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy
The People’s Park
Vive La Casa Shelter for World Refugees