For Community Partners

Classroom and Co-Curricular Partnerships

The Center for Careers, Life, and Service has developed relationships with over 150 local nonprofit, grass-roots organizations, schools, and governmental agencies interested in engaging with Grinnell College students, faculty, and staff. Whether your organization is interested in hosting Service Leadership Work-Study students, would like volunteer or class assistance with a project, has a research question to explore with students, or just wants to learn what kinds of classroom or co-curricular partnerships are possible, we are here to help.

 

The Effects of Community-Based Engagement in Higher Education: What We Know and Questions that Remain

Read More: AAC&U Jessica R. Chittum, Kathryn A. E. Enke & Ashley P. Finley

“Community-based and civic engagement in higher education have positive outcomes across six key areas:

increased personal and social responsibility
development of positive mindsets and dispositions
improved …

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Can Nonprofit Employees Volunteer for their Employer?

By Ellis Carter, Founder of Caritas Law Group

“While it is fortunate to have dedicated employees who want to volunteer after their regular work hours, allowing nonprofit employees to volunteer could cause you to unknowingly violate the law if not …

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Grinnell’s Inaugural Map the System Team Earns Third Place Global Victory

By Grinnell College Office of Communications

“In April 2021 the Center for Careers, Life, and Service held its inaugural Map the System Local Team Challenge. The winning team was comprised of Umang Kamra ’22, MPS student intern; Claire Pollard …

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