Housing Service-Learning Partnerships

GVSU students who reside on campus have the opportunity to volunteer in the community with students from their living community. Each residential community has established a partnership with a local community organization:

Housing/Nonprofit Pairs:

  • Copeland- Boys and Girls Club of GR
  • Kistler- YWCA Domestic Crisis Center
  • Laker Village/Ravines- Mana Meals
  • Murray/Van Steeland/GVA- Goodwill
  • Niemeyer/Calder- Helen Devos Children's Foundation Hospital
  • North A&B/ West A&B- Feeding America, West Michigan
  • North C/ Hills/ Frey- Safe Haven Ministries
  • Pew/ Pickard/ DeVos- Kid's Food Basket
  • Secchia/ Winter- God's Kitchen & Make A Wish Foundation
  • Seidman/ Kirkpatrick/ Stafford/ Swanson- Family Promise of Grand Rapids & American Cancer Society
  • South C, D, E - Allendale Middle School
  • WHOJR (Weed, Hoobler, Ott, Johnson, Robinson)- Girl Scouts

For more information, residential students can contact their Resident Assistant or other housing staff in their living community.

For other inquiries, please contact the Community Service Learning Center at 616-331-2468 or service@gvsu.edu.