Delaware State University Dover Campus participated in a Day of Service for the Peoples Settlement Association in Wilmington, Delaware. Students who volunteered their services have the distinct honor of earning an over 3.0 GPA to receive the Inspire Scholarship. Nikita Robins-Thompson, Admissions Counselor for DSU and Site Coordinator for the Inspire Day of Service Program, was on hand to lead a team of students for this volunteer opportunity at the Peoples Settlement. Among the students to volunteer were Malcolm Reed of Chester and Brandon Brown of Wilmington, highlighted in the video.
Peoples Settlement is a nonprofit organization which mission is to provide a range of comprehensive social service programs and to improve the quality of life for Wilmington residents. Programs and services involve Housing, Senior Center, Youth Services, and Addictions. The Peoples Settlement has been around since 1901. It was in need of some fixing up. DSU students provided the necessary service today.