News, Events and Opportunities


Fall Volunteer Fair: Sept 13th, 10am- 2pm in the UC Atrium!  

Create an impact in your community through volunteering!  The Volunteer Fair is a great opportunity to find meaningful service experiences, learn about local nonprofit organizations, and create a deeper connection to the Missoula community.  Meet face-to-face with over 30 nonprofit agencies to learn about the work they do and how you can get involved!


Looking to volunteer? Check out Griz e-Recruiting and Volunteer Missoula for local opportunities!


Congratulations Grant Winners!
The University of Montana's Engaging Social Responsibility through Philanthropy class recently granted a total of $10,000 to three local organizations to fund mental health and youth programs.  The class is part of UM's Global Leadership Initiative and funding comes through the Learning By Giving Foundation.  This year's grantees are:

  • Red Willow Learning Center: $2,980 to fund Heroes Therapeutic Outreach Program
  • Youth Homes: $3,484 to support the Shirley Miller Attention Home
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): $3,536 to fund the Voices for Children program

Vision and Mission

Academic Enrichment - Civic Engagement envisions informed and ethical graduates dedicated to lifelong civic engagement. Our mission is to cultivate civic competency through curricular and community-based experiences.