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Community Partner Resources

The Office of Service Learning, Civic Engagement and Leadership partners with local agencies and non-profits with student volunteer needs to place appropriate students for service learning experiences.

Local agencies should contact the office to ensure that you have an Agency Information Sheet on file. The office maintains a file on each agency, the appropriate contact person and a description of volunteers opportunities with training expectations, time constraints, location and other relevant details.

We ask that our community partners be willing to help students learn about the organization, the population served and the systemic and civic supports and obstacles that you may experience. Students placed through our offices are participating in service to help meet academic outcomes and will use this experience as part of their course work.

For more information or to speak with our Director of Service Learning, please call (567) 661-2275.

Community Partners can also find appropriate forms and documentation on the forms webpage.

Owens Volunteer Fair

Community organizations are invited to share information about volunteer opportunities at their organizations and can meet students and faculty to coordinate relevant and mutually beneficial activities for service learning and community engagement. If interested in participating in the Volunteer Fair, please contact the Office of Service learning to reserve a table. There is no cost for this event. Email Krista Kiessling at krista_kiessling@owens.edu or call (567) 661-2275.




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