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Community Partners

Linking University to Community!

UMSL Students of Service, in partnership with Beyond Housing, the Normandy School District and other community-based organizations, are working to create service projects and service-learning courses that provide foreclosure prevention activities, nonprofit capacity building, neighborhood improvement efforts and mentoring and tutoring programs for the surrounding communities.

Service projects and ongoing partnerships have been created with:

UMSL SOS is also working to support the local area’s 24:1 Initiative, a comprehensive community development model that is a partnership led by Beyond Housing. UMSL faculty and staff are serving on the following 24:1 subcommittees:

  • Education
  • Community Health and Wellness
  • Asset Building
  • Housing and Economic Development

To connect with one of the above mentioned partners on a service-learning course or service project, contact Holly Ingraham with the Community Partnership Project.