COAR (Community Outreach and Resources)
Support COAR on #MaryWashDay!

COAR is a student-run organization at UMW that serves community needs through active service and learning. We continually strive to find solutions to problems that challenge the community. COAR sponsors weekly volunteer 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 area through service.

 

We’re honored to have many COAR alumni who have participated in fulfilling our mission of making the world a better place. COAR has existed since 1990, and we have formed and maintained many lasting connections with Fredericksburg-area organizations.

 

 

Your donation will help us carry out our mission and continue to build positive and effective relationships between UMW students and community members.

 

Here’s how your gift will help:  

  • A $20 gift pays for the contents of a holiday gift box for a 3 to 5 year-old student in the Head Start program at Fredericksburg-area schools. At the beginning of every November, we hold a gift box drive, during which members of the UMW community fill gift  boxes with donations small toys, books, and other necessities for Head Start students.
  • A $50 gift helps to pay for upkeep of the minivan that our volunteers use for transportation to weekly programs with local community agencies.
  • A $75 gift pays for 140 miles of gas for an Alternative Service Break trip, during which students build or repair homes with Habitat for Humanity. On these trips, students learn construction skills while benefiting a community in another part of the country. They also get to see new places and make new friends!
  • A $100 gift pays for five holiday gift boxes for Head Start students.
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Class Year Leaderboard
Which class is in the lead for total number of gifts?
UMW Class Year
Rank Answer Gifts
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Participation Leaderboard
Which areas are seeing the highest participation?
Rank Department Gifts
1 Fund for Mary Washington 0
2 UMW Athletics 0
3 Scholarships and Endowments 0
4 College of Arts & Sciences 0
5 College of Business 0
6 College of Education 0
7 African Student Union 0
8 Alpha Mu Sigma 0
9 Eagle Pipe Band 0
10 The Blue and Gray Press 0
11 Campus Recreation 0
12 Center for Career and Professional Development 0
13 Center for International Education 0
14 Center for Prevention and Education 0
15 COAR (Community Outreach and Resources) 0
16 Dance 0
17 UMW Debate 0
18 First-in-Family Students 0
19 UMW Galleries 0
20 Gari Melchers Home and Studio 0
21 Great Lives 0
22 Honors Program 0
23 James Farmer Multicultural Center 0
24 James Monroe Museum 0
25 Leadership Development (SAE) 0
26 UMW Libraries 0
27 Music 0
28 UMW Philharmonic 0
29 President's Council on Wellness 0
30 President's Impact Fund 0
31 Residence Life and Housing 0
32 Student Governance 0
33 UMW Pre-Med/Dent/PA Society 0
34 UMW Theatre 0
35 Young Americans for Freedom 0
36 Other 0
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Dollars Raised Leaderboard
Which area is receiving the most funding?
Rank Department Raised
1 Fund for Mary Washington $0.00
2 UMW Athletics $0.00
3 Scholarships and Endowments $0.00
4 College of Arts & Sciences $0.00
5 College of Business $0.00
6 College of Education $0.00
7 African Student Union $0.00
8 Alpha Mu Sigma $0.00
9 Eagle Pipe Band $0.00
10 The Blue and Gray Press $0.00
11 Campus Recreation $0.00
12 Center for Career and Professional Development $0.00
13 Center for International Education $0.00
14 Center for Prevention and Education $0.00
15 COAR (Community Outreach and Resources) $0.00
16 Dance $0.00
17 UMW Debate $0.00
18 First-in-Family Students $0.00
19 UMW Galleries $0.00
20 Gari Melchers Home and Studio $0.00
21 Great Lives $0.00
22 Honors Program $0.00
23 James Farmer Multicultural Center $0.00
24 James Monroe Museum $0.00
25 Leadership Development (SAE) $0.00
26 UMW Libraries $0.00
27 Music $0.00
28 UMW Philharmonic $0.00
29 President's Council on Wellness $0.00
30 President's Impact Fund $0.00
31 Residence Life and Housing $0.00
32 Student Governance $0.00
33 UMW Pre-Med/Dent/PA Society $0.00
34 UMW Theatre $0.00
35 Young Americans for Freedom $0.00
36 Other $0.00
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COAR Donors
Rank State Donors
1 NONE 0
1 AA 0
1 AE 0
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