North Carolina Campus Compact builds the capacity of colleges and universities to produce civically-engaged graduates and strengthen communities.
 
  • NC Afterschool Corps sites are great places to serve!

    NC Campus Compact is working with fourteen colleges, universities, and community-based non-profits to recruit qualified candidates to serve with the 2018-19 cohort of our NC Afterschool Corps. These amazing organizations support low-income children and families with a range of youth development programs. Learn more about them below and share these opportunities with community-minded people who want to make a difference. … Continue Reading
  • Spring 2018 issue of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement

    Read the latest edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, North Carolina Campus Compact’s peer-reviewed, online journal, hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. In this spring 2018 issue of Partnerships (Vol. 9, No. 1), we feature three articles addressing important social issues. Stasinos Stavrianeas of Willamette University describes how a service-learning project undertaken by a … Continue Reading
  • New opportunities for faculty, staff, and campuses to spring into civic and community engagement

    North Carolina Campus Compact has several upcoming programs and events for faculty, staff, and member campuses, including our Engaged Faculty Scholars program, our Midterms Matter Mini-grants to support student voter engagement, and the Civic Engagement Administrators Conference. These supports can turn your civic engagement buds into blooms. Apply now to be an Engaged Faculty Scholar Application deadline: May 18 Project … Continue Reading
  • A Day of Giving to sustain our Compact

    On April 9, NC Campus Compact invites friends and allies to take part in our first-ever Day of Giving. Your support will grow the HPU Challenge Fund for North Carolina Campus Compact, a special interest endowment fund created to help sustain the Compact as it works to advance civic and community engagement in higher education. Since 2002, North Carolina Campus … Continue Reading
  • Marshall Alt Break Scholarship winner reflects: Guatemala, My Community

    Guest post by Asia King, NC State University student and recipient of a 2017 Marshall Alternative Break Scholarship “If you’ve come here to help me, you’re wasting your time. But if you’ve come because your liberation is bound up with mine, then let us work together.”   — Lilla Watson, Australian Aboriginal Elder I often tell people I have never had … Continue Reading
  • NC Afterschool Corps Reflection: Getting oriented, making a plan, and supporting Lumbee youth

    Guest Post by Natasha Kinto I am Natasha Jones Kinto (Lumbee), a Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA. My host site is The Lumbee Tribe Boys & Girls Clubs and I am partnering with The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. I prepared myself for my VISTA service by reviewing my VAD, The Lumbee Tribe Boys & Girls Clubs (BGCA) mission and … Continue Reading

Engagement Matters: 
Student Reflections
Jenny Fukunaga, Elon University '17