Service in Action Photo Competition creates a public venue for college students throughout the region to creatively express their commitment to civic engagement and be recognized for their service efforts. This competition is open to all civically-engaged students from CCMW member and partner instiutions, including AmeriCorps members actively enrolled in Compact Service Corps
Selected by public as the first place winner, Elizabeth Weaver’s compelling image “Helping Hands” garnered a majority of the public votes and drew immense support. As a student at Regis University, Elizabeth traveled to Kenscof, Haiti to work with Chances for Children’s crechè. In the winning picture, a fence is under construction to enclose the children’s play area and provide safety from asteep hillside. The category selected for this photo is Youth Changing the World.