— Mission Statement —

COAR is a diverse group of students serving community needs through an active exchange of service and learning while continually striving to find solutions to problems that challenge the community.

— Who Can Join COAR? —

Any UMW student who has a desire to serve UMW and the Greater Fredericksburg community can get involved with COAR. Whether you are an individual, a sports team, or a club… if you want to make a difference, COAR is here to help make it happen!

— Weekly & Annual Events —

COAR sponsors multiple weekly programs and six major annual events. The purpose of all our programs and events is to build strong community relations between UMW students and the Greater Fredericksburg community through service.

–Dates for 2019/2020 Annual COAR Events–

Into the Streets – September 28th, 2019 (University Center Patio)

Pumpkin Palooza – October 27th, 2019 (Ball Circle)

Head Start Gift Box Wrapping Party – November 8th, 2019 (University Center, Chandler Ballroom)

Variety Show – February 7th, 2020 (George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium)

Good Neighbor Day – March 21st, 2020 (University Center Patio)

Spring Forward Festival – April 5th, 2020 (Brompton Lawn, Entrance Located On Hanover Street)