Become part of CECIL by working with your community to become a leader, take a course that makes a change, and collaborate with your surrounding communtiy all while receiving funding.

By participating in community and civic learning experience you have the opportunity to:

  • Expand your professional network. This experience could provide contacts and professional references, and increase career opportunities. You might also be able to join a professional organization or gain an internship. 

  • Connect your career interests with social justice issues. Gain experience in a field of interest and learn how your profession can contribute to meaningful change.

  • Increase your professional skill set. Improve your communication and organizational abilities, learn how to work as part of a team, how to plan, and how to listen to and center community voice.