Community Engagement

Northeastern Partnership with Greater Boston Food Bank Group Photo

Northeastern Partnership with Greater Boston Food Bank

Various campus groups work with the Greater Boston Food to help provide support in the organizations mission.
Outside of Hero YMCA

Service-Learning Fall 2019 YMCA ILC Partnership

In this partnership Northeastern provided Data Analysts, Classroom Assistants, Tutors, Workshop Facilitators to further the YMCAs mission.
Two girls, the older is helping the younger with a project.

Mass Promise Fellowship Partnership with YES

Northeastern helps provide Mass Promise Fellows at YES who help sustain and expand YES’s college prep program.
Promotion to Volunteer with YES.

NU|ACES 2019-20 Partnership with YES

The volunteers worked with YES’s Leadership Corps members as adult role models and to provide supervision during workshops.
A group of 5 students in red t-shirts smiling.

Jumpstart 19-20 ABCD Partnership

Northeastern community members work with the ABCD to help provide support for pre-K students in their Jumpstart program.

NU|ACES 19-20 ABCD Partnership

Northeastern Community volunteers serve in food pantries, intake coordinators, and as tax preparation assistants to help forward ABCD's mission.

Service-Learning Fall 2019 ABCD Partnership

Northeastern Tutors provide academic assistance to Boston Public high school students participating in an after school job placement program.
A mentor and a mentee in the writing center, the mentee looks on to the mentor writing

Research Project on Mentoring (Exploring Tutoring and Mentorship in 826 Boston’s Writers’ Room)

Northeastern volunteers support the writing and literacy needs of students in Roxbury's Egleston Square and beyond.
A young person sits on the lap of an older person, the older person is helping them with homework.

Service Day Fall 2019 826 Boston Partnership, Boston Book Festival

Northeastern volunteers supported service day for 826 Boston, helping students with the Boston Book Festival.
Group of students in holding up inflatable crayons.

NU|ACES Fall 2019 826 Boston Partnership

Northeastern volunteers support 826 Boston as tutors and student mentors for young writers in Boston.
Young student looking up a a camera with a book in their hands.

Service-Learning Fall 2019 826 Boston Partnership

Northeastern students serve as tutors, supporting students ages 7-16 on homework, literacy, and creative writing.
Map of Downtown Boston

Boston Research Center

A digital community history lab where Boston’s deep neighborhood and community histories are brought to light through the creation and use of new technology.
Poster reading "Emergency All Blood Types Needed"

Campus Blood Drive, Northeastern Chapter of the American Red Cross

Northeastern organizes 2 blood drives in the Curry Student Center for students, staff, and faculty to donate blood.
Relay for Life event with a crowd of people.

American Cancer Society on Campus

Organizes the plans the event Relay For Life at Northeastern University in March.
Group of kids dropping a balloon from a high building.

Center for STEM Education

Builds and support a community of educators, researchers, and students, with the collective goal of strengthening the K-20 STEM.
An red food truck with the a sign that says "Fresh food generations!"

Impact Lending

Provides financing from $1,000 to $1 million to small businesses across Boston in need of capital, supported by Northeastern University.
A young woman raising up a diploma at commencement.

Boston Public High School Scholarships

Northeastern supports scholarships for 2 candidates from the top 10{0b27a1b2fa453559f48b1415d4a16845c7e8e171d8e319c0c1b1670df3ea78f8} of their graduating class within the BPS high school system.
Franklin Park Zoo's entrance sign.

Facilities/Campus Planning commUNITY service

The two divisions support local community organizations with 1/2 day community service efforts.
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NUImpact is Northeastern University’s student-led impact investing initiative and investment fund.

Northeastern University is dedicated to contributing to our local communities by fostering collaborative relationships and partnerships. Northeastern Libraries is dedicated to providing space to showcase Northeastern's partnerships with the communities that our campuses inhabit.