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Community service events and opportunities.


Community Engagement Grants

Proposals are due Feb. 19.

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Community Engagement Cafe

Discuss readings and videos related to community engagement.

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Working together, changing lives.

The VCU Division of Community Engagement mobilizes university-community partnerships that generate innovative solutions to societal challenges and prepares the engaged citizens of tomorrow.

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Community Engagement Events



CCE Grant Info Session
Dec. 3, 2015

Learn more about Council for Community Engagement grant opportunities and the application process.



Meaningful Engagement for Equitable Health Achievement
Dec. 4, 2015

Join Dr. Brian Rahmer of Christiana Care Health System for a lunch presentation.



Faculty Club
Dec. 4, 2015

Connect with other faculty members and explore community engagement opportunities at VCU.

Six University-Community Programs Awarded 2015-16 Community Engagement Grants

VCU’s Council for Community Engagement celebrated the university’s commitment to community engagement during a May 5 ceremony on campus.

During the event, one-year grants of up to $20,000 were awarded to six university-community programs. The grants, funded jointly by the Office of the Provost and the Vice President for Health Sciences, support interdisciplinary projects designed to enhance and increase university engagement with the Greater Richmond community and to contribute to the research and teaching of VCU units.

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Profiles in Learning: VCU's Community Engagement

Vice Provost for Communiy Engagement Catherine Howard, Ph.D, is featured in the Provost Office's “Profiles in Learning,” video series. She discusses the mission of VCU’s Division of Community Engagement and how it contributes to the success of VCU’s strategic plan, Quest for Distinction.

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