Service Learning Partners

Choosing a community partner based on interest areas is a way to engage with social justice issues and demonstrate civic responsibility. With numerous organization types to choose from, there are opportunities for everyone!

To begin your service learning experience:

  1. Review the community partner information for your major.
  2. Review the information on the community partner site for current opportunities.
  3. Contact the community partner 
  4. Complete the liability form and email the signed document to Cindy Byholm ( for processing.
  5. Complete your hours! 

Nursing Students

Please see instructions at Service Learning for Nursing Students - do not choose from this list.

Sociology Majors

Please choose from only the below sites. 

Alexandra House

Brooklyn Center Police Department

Brooklyn Park Police Department

Buffalo Police Department

Coon Rapids Police Department

Crime Stoppers of Minnesota

Hennepin County Juvenile Probation

Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

Maple Grove Police Department


All Other Majors

Avanti Center for Girls

Bar None Residential Treatment Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters


Brooklyn Center Community Schools

Brooklyn Junior High

Children's Home Society & Family Services

CLUES ( Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio )

College Possible

Community Emergency Assistance Program

Crossroad Animal Shelter

East Side Neighborhood Services

Feed My Starving Children

Good In the Hood

Goodwill Easter Seals

Hmong American Mutual Assistance Association

Homeward Bound Dog Rescue

Hope 4 Youth

Minnesota Without Poverty

One2One Mentoring

People Incorporated

People Serving People

Union Gospel Mission

United Way

Urban Ventures

Veterans Solutions