Citizen Katie

Community Involvement and Catholic Social Teaching

Citizen Katie is an annual event that brings together students, faculty, staff, and alumni in collaboration with local efforts for a morning of community building and social justice learning.

Saturday, October 2, 2021

8:30 a.m.
Breakfast and check-in
Rauenhorst Ballroom (3rd floor Coeur de Catherine)

9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Volunteer programming

Community Involvement and Catholic Social Teaching

  • Both indoor and outdoor service activities are available. Volunteers may indicate a preference for either on the RSVP form, but will not be designated projects until check-in on the day of the event.
  • Groups will leave from the Ballroom to begin their volunteer work. Some projects are on campus or within walking distance, and for those further from campus, transportation is provided.
  • Citizen Katie t-shirts will be provided on a first come, first served basis. If you need one, please request your size in the RSVP form and we will do our best to accommodate you, but cannot make guarantees.
  • For all sites, be sure to dress appropriately for work! For outdoor work, please wear gear for colder weather (closed toed shoes, light layers, jeans or sweatpants, etc.).
  • If you need any reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this event or have questions, email

Service Projects Include:

Project Setting Location
Bridging dresser-build Indoor On campus
Celeste's Dream Community Garden Outdoor Off campus
Days for Girls Indoor On campus
Empty Bowls Indoor On campus
St. Paul Public Library — Highland Park Outdoor Off campus
Sarah's...An Oasis for Women Outdoor Off campus


Service projects are subject to change.