Maroon Volunteer Center (MVC) serves as a conduit to match volunteers with community partners through meaningful service opportunities.
The MVC also directs, develops, and facilitates programs and activities that allow the MSU community to utilize its talents, skills, and resources in collaboration with our surrounding community members to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes.
Signature MVC projects include Service D.A.W.G.S Day, Maroon Edition Habitat for Humanity, 9/11 National Day of Service, and Remembrance #DoGoodFromHome Challenge, Serve. Engage. Lead. Workshops, Habitat of Humanity Groundbreaking and Dedications, International Day of Service (Global Minds to Local Hearts), Alternative Break Trips (Fall and Spring, Community Work-Study Connection Program, MLK Day of Service, MSU BIG Event, and Co-host the Student Leadership and Community Engagement Awards.
We recruit students and local community members to work with our Maroon Volunteer Center 15-member Americorps VISTA Project. Please visit: https://www.slce.msstate.edu/community-engagement/americorps-vista for more information.