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Center for Civic Engagement

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Whether you’re a College of Charleston student or member of our faculty and staff, the Center for Civic Engagement can work with you to serve the community! 

The Center for Civic Engagement refers students to local nonprofit service opportunities that range from one-day events to ongoing opportunities to long-term programs. Our office also organizes the Alternative Break, service immersion experiences, and the Bonner Leader program. In addition to the variety of projects initiated each year based on current events, there are several annual events hosted by the Center for Civic Engagement.

If you are interested in learning about volunteer opportunities, please stop by or contact our staff by calling 843.953.5838 or emailing us at or visit our blog for upcoming events at

"Overcoming poverty is not just a gesture of charity it is an act of justice."- Nelson Mandela 

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Breaking News

Alternative Fall Break Application Deadline Extended
Posted on 26 September 2014 | 1:56 pm
You want more time to complete your Alternative Fall Break application? You’ve got it!! Applications for Alternative Fall Break 2014 are now due by 3pm on Monday, September 29th.
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Alternative Fall Break Applications LIVE
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 12:09 pm
Apply online for one of our three Alternative Fall Break experiences by 3pm on Friday, September 26th. Want more information? Swing by our table on Cougar Mall Tuesday, September 16th between 9am and 1pm Attend our information session on Wednesday, September 17th at 5pm in Lightsey B09 Send us an email Stop by our […]
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