Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some of the listed volunteer opportunities may no longer be available. Don't hesitate to get in touch with the Office of Community Service Learning for updates.

If you are an MVSU Department or external agency interested in partnering with the Office Community Service Learning, please contact us at

External Partners


habitat for humanity logoFor the past few years, Habitat for Humanity has partnered with MVSU's Community Service Learning program during the Spring Semester as part of the Spring Break Away Alternative Projects. Past projects include CSL assisting with building a Humanity home for a family in Tutwiler, Mississippi.

Habitat for Humanities is an ongoing project. Volunteer slots are available on weekends.  If you would like to sign-up to volunteer, please come by the Community Service Learning Office.


greenwood mentoring group


The Greenwood Mentoring Group's Learning Center has partnered with CSL for volunteers to assist with the Summer Reading Program. During the school year, volunteers are needed to help mentor after-school children with homework, study skills, etc.  The center offers a flexible schedule to fit the needs of volunteers. The hours of mentoring are Monday through Thursday from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Interested volunteers may sign up in the CSL office or by contacting Bill Clay at 662-455-1195.






riverview nursing and rehab center


Riverview Nursing Home has partnered with CSL for volunteers to assist the residents of the Nursing Home.  Volunteers will assist the staff with activities programs, spend quality time with the residents, talking with them, reading to them, and do individual activities. Hours available are from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. daily, and volunteers can work to fit their schedules.  To sign-up, contact the CSL office or Tori Harris at (662) 453-8140.







The Boys and Girls Club, located in Greenwood, Mississippi, has partnered with the Community Service Learning Office for students to volunteer throughout the year. Students can participate with them at any time by contacting them at the information listed below:

Unit Director: Synthia Hoover
Address: 1740 Carrollton Ave., Greenwood, MS 38935
Phone: 662-645-9230



Restoration Ministries Christian Academy
Ms. Vivian Jenkins
1290 Highway 82 East
Indianola, MS 38751


On-Campus Partners

Contact Person: 
Location:  Annex II
Phone:  (662) 254-8406

Contact Person:  Dr. Tara Self, Director
Location:  L.S. Rodgers Building
Phone:  662-254-3467

Contact: Dr. Danisha Williams
Location: Sutton Building
Phone: 662-254-3347
Contact: Ms. Essie Bryant
Location: Student Union
Phone: 662-254-3441
Location: Recycling area 
Phone: 662-254-3098