Campus Ministry

Campus Ministry

Community Day - Saturday, October 3rd 9am-2pm (includes lunch)

On Canisius Community Day Canisius students, faculty, staff and friends of the College serve with non-profit organizations in the City of Buffalo. Most of our participants sign-up with a student club or organization but individuals, students and alumni are welcome to participate as well.

To Register:

Are you a leader of a group or organization that is interested in participating in Community Day? use this link to register your group or organization! The group registration process will close Wednesday, September 23.

Are you a student? 

Individuals can sign up for Community Day through GriffLink  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.

Are you an Alumni or Community Member? Please contact Joe Van Volkenburg in Campus Ministry or 716-888-2875.


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