A young student talks with Timuel Black, AM’54, following his keynote address at the MLK Day of Service luncheon at Ida Noyes Hall Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, on the University of Chicago campus. The day’s events are coordinated by the University Communi

Each year, hundreds of community members devote their time to the University of Chicago and the University of Chicago Medicine, where they usher at concerts, visit hospital patients, cuddle babies, tutor, and much more.

Likewise, each year thousands of University students, faculty, and staff participate in an array of volunteer and service programs that enhance the health, skills, and well-being of all our neighbors. For example: