An impact team is a student-run team that focuses on leadership based service events. Impact teams emphasize learning, experimentation, and taking initiatives. The potential of an impact team is high, as it is free from the contraints of the Circle K board. In other words, these teams can host events of any size impact within the San Diego area!
Team JOY, Just Older Youth, is an impact team dedicated to connecting with senior citizens and raising awareness of the problems they face.
Status: IN PROGRESS
Team DEAR (Diabetes Education and Awareness Raising) is an impact team created to educate the UCSD community about the condition, raise funds for JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), and promote and practice healthy lifestyle choices.
ALICE’s ( Alzheimer’s; Learn. Inform. Care. End.) focus is on raising awareness on Alzheimer's Disease.
Team Haven is focused on spreading awareness on domestic violence, as well as educating the local community!
Team Paws focuses on the health and well being of dogs as well as education in pet care.
Team Smileys' goal is dedicated to making people happy and improving their mental well being.
Team Tails' goal is to set up reoccurring volunteering events as well as projects with local animal shelter community.
Green Team's goal is to work to instill better attitudes towards environmentalism through invasive plant removal, restoration of native plants, and beautification of natural open spaces throughout San Diego County.
Carpe Vitam's goal is to raise awareness for Mental Health Awareness Month as well as providing a slow paced environment to develop the team's leadership skills.