Community partners reap many benefits from collaborating with the Center for Community Engagement, including:

  • Increased pool of volunteers
  • Staff support for project coordination
  • Opportunity to educate Suffolk faculty, staff, and students about community issues and to work collaboratively to address those issues
  • Networking and professional development opportunities
  • Support for research projects
  • Assistance with advocacy and policy-related work
  • Expertise and resources for community development
  • Opportunity for your organization’s staff to mentor the next generation of non-profit leaders
  • New funding opportunities
  • Role models for pre-collegiate youth about the prospects of attending college

Adapted from The Promise of Partnerships, Scheibel, Bowley, & Jones.