Community Action and Service

At Barrett, we value the connection between our community involvement and public service. We create experiences that enable students to explore and understand their responsibilities as members of a sustainable campus, local, national, and global community.

Have an event idea? Message us and let us know how you can shape events that happen at Barrett, email Cathy Gutierrez at, Shea Alevy at or RG Esquer at

Service Saturdays

Service Saturdays
Barrett hosts a variety of local community service opportunities, one Saturday every month, for students to get involved!

Blood Drive

Barrett Blood Drives
Students are encouraged to donate blood to help save lives of Valley residents. Each campus holds blood drives throughout the academic year.

Beautiful Soles

Beautiful Soles
Barrett students come together to decorate and donate white canvas shoes to Children First Academy of Tempe, a charter school for homeless and underprivileged children.


Threads for Success
Each April, students are encouraged to clean out their closet and donate their gently used clothes, shoes, and accessories to a homeless teen shelter in the Phoenix community.