Center for Civic & Community Engagement (CCCE)

Message from the Director

On behalf of our entire staff, it is an absolute pleasure to welcome you to the Center for Civic and Community Engagement! Whether you are a student, faculty, staff or community partner, we hope that you find our website to be resourceful as you explore various initiatives that support Northampton Community College’s (NCC) engagement mission highlighted in the Strategic Focus Areas (SFAs). 

As indicated in the 2019 Impact Report, NCC is a college OF the community, BY the community, and  FOR the community. The Center maximizes its impact on students, staff, faculty and the communities by functioning within a demanding set of objectives, goals, values, and principles. Through a myriad of opportunities, the Center prides itself on supporting student success and retention; emphasizing the teaching and practice of advocacy; empowering students to be agents of change in local and global communities; fostering a democratic environment for institutional change, and strengthening our communities through collaboration, partnership, and meaningful service.

Thanks for visiting our website! The Center is located on the second floor of the College Center building (CC 236).  Please let us know how we can be of assistance to you.

Dr. Stanley Ebede
Director, Center for Civic and Community Engagement