Social Action and Integrative Learning
School of Integrative Studies | College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Find Service Opportunities

If you are looking for a service opportunity, whether for a course requirement, student organization project, or internship, we highly recommend these resources:

Mason Gives Back

Patriots committed to making a difference in the community!
Several offices at George Mason came together to recreate Mason Gives Back. The goal is to create a more centralized and collaborative approach to community engagement on campus.This website is designed for students, faculty, staff, alum, student organizations, community organizations and departments to share any upcoming service projects or initiatives you have going on. This is a great way to promote both small and large scale service projects (ex: food drives, blood drives, food packaging events, clean up projects, philanthropic projects, etc.) Community Partners- To share a volunteer opportunity or position, please fill out this form and let us know if you have any additional questions. It may take us up to a week to post your positions. Please contact us at sail@gmu.edu with any questions or concerns you may have! 

Volunteer Fairfax  

This local volunteer center maintains a database of current volunteer opportunities, which you can search by your own criteria, such as: location, volunteer interests or your applicable skills. Volunteer Fairfax is the primary place the nonprofits and service agencies in our area post both their volunteer and their donation needs. 

Connect Northern Virginia

This website, developed through leadership from Mason professor Alan Abramson, has a searchable database of every nonprofit organization in the area. 

Social Action and Integrative Learning Social Media

Join our Facebook Page, follow us on Twitter, or sign-up to receive our monthly newsletter. You will receive notification about service opportunities like volunteerism, community-based learning courses and applications for alternative break service trips. 

Mason Student Organizations  

Mason has many student organizations focused specifically on volunteer service.  You can learn more about them on Student Involvement's "Collegiate Link."

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