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Service Opportunities

Community service events and opportunities.


Community Engagement Grants

Proposals are due Feb. 19.

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Currents of Change Awards

Nominate an outstanding university-community partnership by April 1.

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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 Proposals Due
Feb. 19, 2016

Proposals for the 2016-17 CCE grants are due by 5:00 p.m.



Community Engagement Cafe
Mar. 10, 2016

Join Jennifer Early and Audrey Trussell for a discussion on how technology can be implemented in order to advance "The New Classroom" learning experience.



Community Engagement Cafe
Mar. 14, 2016

Join Lynn Pelco for a discussion on "The Power of Outrospection"

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.