Cougars That Care


Join other members of the Kean Community in a day of community service. Work alongside Kean students and other alumni, while giving back. On April 22, 2017 volunteers will be participating in various service projects in the surrounding communities which will include, but are not limited to, the Hillside Community Food Bank of New Jersey, Adopt-A-Park, Habitat for Humanity, and Atria Senior Living trips.

Already connected to your favorite charity? Schedule a project for that day, let us know how many hands you can use, and we will send volunteers your way!  Email to suggest a project.

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (check each project below for its specific time)
Union County, NJ

Light breakfast will be available from 9:00 a.m. in the Miron Student Center

Habitat for Humanity
5 Alumni needed

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Box lunch and breakfast will be provided

20 Alumni needed

Mountainside, NJ
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Community Food Bank
20 Alumni needed

Hillside, NJ
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Atria Senior Facility
5 Alumni needed

Cranford, NJ
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Dr. Bowe's Be The Change
Garden Beautification
20 Alumni needed

Newark, NJ
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Your project here!

Email us to add another project to the day!


At registration, please indicate your preferred project and your t-shirt size.

Registration has closed. If you are still interested in joining a project or doing a project on your own, please email 

If you're not in Union, you can still participate!  Register for "Cougars That Care Anywhere" to participate in a project in your hometown, and we will mail you a t-shirt.  Send us a photo afterward of your service project with your Cougars That Care shirt so that we can share it with the Kean Community! 

For more information about Cougars That Care, please contact the Center for Leadership and Service located in Miron Student Center, room 219, by calling 908-737-5170, or by emailing

General Questions? Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 908-737-ALUM (2586) or email


1000 Morris Avenue
Union, NJ 07083
908-737-ALUM (2586)


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