Help for those affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria

Wondering how you can help those affected by Hurricane Harvey, Irma, and Maria? Follow this link for details about Harvey, this link for Irma, and this link for Maria. to learn about what you can do in these troubling times. Right now, agencies are asking for funds opposed to volunteers or good donations. Due to the damage in the area, it is too difficult to transport supplies and it puts volunteers at risk. Stay tuned for updates by checking this page or following us on social media.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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CMU Mary Ellen Brandell 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


Get Connected!


Global Campus Students

Registered Student Organizations

Faculty and Staff

Community Partners

Parent FAQ

Request a Pre​sentation about the VC​

Recognize a Volunteer

  Nominate a student, a student organization, a staff member or faculty member to be recognized for their dedication to service and civic engagement through our Volunteers are Central Program.


Are you an alumni looking to stay involved? Join the Central Michigan University Volunteer Center Alumni Affinty Group to stay connected and continue to be involved!​

Sign-Up for the Alumni Affinity Chapter!

Join the Alumni Affinity Chapter Facebook​​ group!​