Welcome to the Office of Community Engagement!


50th anniversary logo.

Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work or School Day Drive.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and our office, along with Title IX & Gender Equality Office, is sponsoring a special effort to give some cuddly and soft stuffed bears (or other stuffed animals) to children who are affected by domestic violence.

“Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work or School Day” is a national campaign. All of the Teddy Bears donated from now until 4PM next Wednesday, October 14 will be donated to Option House, Inc. and Trinity Children’s Foundation.

Please donate a new or unused teddy bear (or other stuffed animal).

Look for the “Official Teddy Drop” boxes in these locations:
· SMSU Lobby
· Coyote Bookstore
· Pfau Library Lobby
· Recreation & Fitness Center
· Sierra Hall
· Upper Commons Lobby

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Thank you to all our non-profit organizations, CSUSB faculty, staff and 'Yotes that attended our Community Engagement & Volunteer Service Fair last Thursday, Oct. 1. Here'a a list of non-profit organizations that attended:

A Servant Heart Community Development
American Lung Association in California
American Red Cross
Arrowhead United Way
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Redlands-Riverside
Braille Institute
C.A.S.A. of San Bernardino County
Children's Fund
Children's Network
Community Hospital of San Bernardino
Equus Medendi Equine Assisted Therapy
GHC Hospice
Habitat for Humanity San Bernardino
Helping Hands Pantry
House of Ruth
Inland Behavioral and Health Sciences Inc. (aka Inland Family Community Health Center)
Kids Connection Community Outreach Program
Mary's Mary Center, Inc.
Ontario-Montclair Promise Scholars
Option House, Inc.
Recreational Sports Center (CSUSB)
Peace Corps
Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties
Reach Out
Redlands Family Service
Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art (CSUSB)
Salvation Army Shelter
San Bernardino Sexual Assault Services
Schools of Wheels
Susan G. Komen - Inland Empire
THINK Together

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2015 Alternative Summer Break - New Orleans, Louisiana

(Click on the above link and take the journey with us to Louisina)

A group picture of our Alternative Summer Break students at New Orleans.

On July 26, 2015 a group of CSUSB students left to New Orleans for their Alternative Summer Break. CSUSB Alternative Summer Break is a low-cost service trip that takes CSUSB students to communities outside of Inland Empire, where they take part in volunteering and hands-on learning. Above is a group photo of our CSUSB students and staff at Saint Anne Parish neighboor volunteering with Youth Rebuilding New Orleans non-profit organization.

Alternative Summer Break students volunteering with the Youth Rebuilding News Orleans organization at Saint Anne Parish neighborhood.
'Yotes volunteering at Saint Anne Parish neighboor in New Orleans.

Alternative Summer Break students volunteering with Arc of Greater New Orleans at Mardi Gras bead recycling plant.
'Yotes sorting through Mardi Gras beads at a recycling plant in Louisiana for Arc of Greater New Orleans.

CSUSB hand print on a cement at Saint Anne Parish neighborhood in New Orleans.
'Yotes leaving their paw print in New Orleans!
What are you doing this summer that makes an impact in your community?

For more images of our NOLA trip click on the link.

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Educational Opportunity Program
2015 Summer Bridge Program

Collage of pictures of our CSUSB EOP Summer Bridge Program.
CSUSB students headed to Helping Hands Food Pantry and Family Services Association in Redlands for their service project on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Part of their EOP Summer Bridge Program is to encourage the students to be an active citizen in their community and highten their sense of volunterism.

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OCE's 2014-2015 ADVENTURES!

Leave Your Paw Print image.

Click on the image to view our 2014-2015 slideshow! It's been a great year and we look forward to another fantastic year this coming academic year! Have a great summer 'Yotes!

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MyPawPrint campaign image

Stay tuned, MyPawprint website is coming soon!

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