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Donate to the Flint Water Crisis TODAY!

In re​sponse to the Flint water crisis, the Volunteer Center is hosting a water drive to collect water bottle and jug donations through Friday, February 12 at 5:00pm. Drop your donations off at our office today! We encourage individuals, RSOs, Greek Organizations, departments, residence halls, etc. to partcipate. Every little bit helps! Below are some more links for you to learn how you can donate and get invovled:​


Central Michigan University Volunteer Center Mission:

To provide students the opportunity to serve their community, enhance their
educational experiences and
 develop into caring citizens

The Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center is dedicated to developing active citizenship among CMU students by providing unique and dynamic programs, coordinating civic engagement efforts and facilitating networking among service leaders across campus.  The Volunteer Center seeks to uphold one of Central Michigan University's institutional priorities to "develop and strengthen learning experiences through collaboration with local, national and global partners to enhance cultural awareness, the natural environment, health and wellness, and local economies."

​Located in the Bovee UC Room 106

Hours: 8am - 5pm Monday through Friday

The Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center offers a variety of opportunities and services for:


Global Campus Students

Registered Student Organizations

Faculty and Staff

Community Partners

Parent FAQ

Request a Pre​sentation​

Nominate a Student Volunteer, Student Organization, or Faculty Member to be Recognized for their Service

Nominate a Volunteer

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation should contact the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center with the contact information listed below.  You must be an enrolled CMU student to participate in any Volunteer Center activities. If you have questions not addressed on this page, please contact the Volunteer Center at 989.774.7685 or via email at volunteer.center@cmich.edu.​

​Fax us at: 989.774.2153​​ ​

Contact The Volunteer Center​

Send us an email : volunteer.center@cmich.edu

Or give us a call : 989.774.7685

We'd love to hear any comments or suggestions you have. Let us know what kind of job we are doing!

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