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Now Recruiting for summer AmeriCorps Associate positions!

Looking to meaningfully engage in your community this summer? Become a Summer Associate with Montana Campus Compact! Earn a living stipend, an Education Award to use towards college loans or future education, and make a tangible difference in the lives of youth!  Summer Associates help run summer meal sites, summer learning loss prevention programs, camps, and more! Serve either May 22-July 30 or June 1-August 9. Apply now! Contact Sam Garetson garetson@mtcompact.org with questions.

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.