With a deep focus in the ideals of a holistic education, Career Development and Community Engagement ignites student potential through involvement along employee and local community partnership, intended to spark personal, institutional, and community change.

Vision

Community Engagement strives to:
  • Connect Centenary and Hackettstown in meaningful and consistent relationships aimed at establishing a comprehensive and inclusive change
  • Facilitate individual and group understanding of service learning, civic engagement and the comprehensive power of community
  • Enhance community ability and desire to critically learn, and engage about volunteer initiatives

Approach

Our collective efforts are based upon diverse opportunities and all aspects of an individual’s development. We recognize the promise and true partnerships with community agencies. We envision a future of collaborative endeavors.


Online Resources

Volunteermatch.org. Aims to strengthen communities by making it easier to find good causes.

Volunteer.gov. United States Federal Government portal which lists volunteer opportunities on public lands in the United States.

Createthegood.org. Connects you with volunteer opportunities to share your life experiences, skills and passions in your community.

Idealist.org. Opportunities for action and collaboration all over the world.

Njnonprofits.org. Provides advocacy, resources, and training to strengthen non-profits.

Justserve.org. Helps you find volunteer opportunities while on the go, builds unity via community service.

Care.com. Improves the lives of families and caregivers by helping them connect.


Initiatives

Community Engagement Fairs

Agency Campus Visits

Service Learning Courses

Volunteerism Calendar

Midnight Run Events