What do we do?

In the Community Service Office, you can engage in collective efforts to achieve social change through meaningful one-time, short-term, and ongoing volunteer opportunities, digital activism, and social justice education about issues impacting our communities.

We offer paid and unpaid opportunities to engage in the community with local organizations—virtually and in person—to strengthen the collective effort to create a more just and equitable world.

When are we available?

Monday–Friday, 9:30 am–5:30 pm

Where can you find us?

Our website

Doble Hall, 2nd floor

Why would you contact us?
  • Looking for opportunities to engage in the community virtually and/or in person that fit with your passions and skills
  • Looking for opportunities to engage with others in conversation about the social and political issues impacting our communities
  • Learning about how you can get involved and support collective community efforts to address these issues
  • Joining or starting a student organization related to civic and community engagement
  • Developing your leadership skills through community engagement and social action
How do you contact us?

Email our coordinator directly:

Jamie Kherbaoui, Coordinator of Community Service
Email: jkherbao@lesley.edu

Questions
What types of opportunities does the Community Service Office offer for students to get involved with community organizations?

The Community Service Office offers paid and unpaid opportunities for students to get engaged with local community organizations virtually and or in person. We connect students with one-time, short-term, and ongoing opportunities that focus on a broad array of social issues in the local Cambridge/Boston community.

How can I find out about opportunities to get involved?

To find out more about opportunities through our social media, visit us on Instagram (@LesleyOCS) and Facebook (@Community Service at Lesley University).

To sign up for our newsletter, email communityservice@lesley.edu.

 

If I have an idea for a dialogue related to civic and community engagement that I want the Community Service Office to facilitate or I know about an opportunity to engage with a local community organization that I want to share, who do I reach out to?

If you want to work with the Community Service Office to plan a collaborative event related to civic and community engagement about a topic you are passionate about, or you want us to include an opportunity and/or community event in our e-newsletter, social media, or resource guide, please reach out to Jamie Kherbaoui, Coordinator of Community Service, at jkherbao@lesley.edu.