Arellano University Community Development Program

COMMUNITY EXTENSION & DEVELOPMENT

The Office for Community Development serves as the extension and outreach arm of the university and has vigorously sustained the process of social change and transformation towards self-sufficiency and self-reliance in nation building over the years. The epoch of social issues awareness and sustainable development has begun and the OCD of Arellano University is doing its fair share in this endeavor through its different programs that cater to the urgent needs of our society.

 ComDev undertakes sustainable community programs, outreach projects, medical and dental mission, educational, livelihood skills, and empowerment seminars. Through the collaborative efforts of different Colleges of Arellano University these programs had been a success for years and still working to further advance the interest of the poor and marginalized sector of society.

Mission Statement

Provide appropriate and relevant community outreach program and services that would; Empower partner communities to continue the process of development in their communities until they reach self-sufficiency and self-reliance; 

Empower students, staff, faculty and administrators to act as active partners in national development inside and outside the campus.

Programs under Community Development Office

  • Peace Advocacy & Volunteerism
  • Curriculum Integration & Service Learning
  • Social Awareness in Environment & Agriculture
  • Community Empowerment
  • Special Projects

 

See also our Facebook Group:https://www.facebook.com/groups/AUvolunteer/