How You Can Help

Canisius College alumni always ask us "HOW CAN I HELP?" This page shows the many different,
fun and creative ways that you can give back! 

Help Recruit Students

  • Volunteer for the “Alumni Conversations Program” (Sept-Nov 2020) and help recruit the best and brightest prospective students through personal conversations. 

  • Volunteer for the Accepted Students Note Writing Campaign (Jan 2021) and share your personal story and help accepted students to decide on Canisius                                 
  • Be an advocate for your alma mater on social media! Promote college events, news, Giving Day and other Canisius alumni initiatives to your personal networks. Follow, share, like and comment!

Contact Lindsay Miller ( to get started.

Get Involved

  • Get involved with the Women of Canisius affinity program.

  • Get involved with the Young Alumni Philanthropy Committee.                                              
  • Join your reunion committee. This year we are celebrating all graduation years ending in 0, 1, 5 or 6!

  • Nominate a deserving alumnus for our Distinguished Alumni Awards. 

  • Come together to serve the community in new and creative ways by participating in the college’s virtual Community Days experience from Oct 19-Oct 23

  • Be a panelist or guest speaker! Whether in person or virtually, share your knowledge about your career, life experiences or a special topic of interest with current Griffins and/or alumni

Contact Erin Zack ( to get started. 

Griff Center

  • Sign up as an employer through Handshake and post and recruit for job openings and internship opportunities in your company or organization

  • Connect your organization with Canisius for career related events and recruitment with the Canisius College Griff Center 

Contact Eileen Abbatoy ( to get started.

Give a Gift

Join Canisius Connect: The exclusive student-alumni network

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