Community Partners

The College is proud to partner with dozens of agencies to meet local needs and provide students with meaningful, real-world experiences. Organizations with which we have partnered include:


Angel Food East, Inc.
Arc of Dutchess
Barnes and Noble
Barrett Art Center DCAA
Big Read Poughkeepsie
Book Buddies
Born Again Disciples
Catharine Street Community Center
Catholic Charities of Dutchess County
Cheetah Conservation
Child Abuse Prevention Center
Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam
Children's Home of Poughkeepsie
City of Beacon Recreation Department
City of Poughkeepsie (Historic District & Landmark Preservation Commission)
City of Poughkeepsie Police
Community Action Partnership
Community Family Development Center
Cunneen Hackett Arts Center
DCC Accommodative Services
DCC Career Center
DCC Community Service ESL
DCC Counseling Services
DCC Democracy Matters Club
DCC Dinner Theater Rejects Club
DCC Food Pantry
DCC Louis Greenspan Day Care Center
DCC Math and Science Matter
DCC Nursing Department
DCC Rock Garden
DCC Theater Department
Democracy Matters
Dover High School
Dutchess County Community Action Partnership
Dutchess County Office for the Aging – Matter of Balance
Dutchess County Tourism
Dutchess Outreach/Lunchbox
Environmental Cooperative at the Vassar Barns
EPIC (Engaging People in Change)
Family Partnership Center
Family Services Inc
Fats in the Cats Bicycle Club
Fall Kill Creative Works
FDR Library
Grace Smith House, Inc.
Green Beacon Coalition
Greystone Programs
Habitat for Humanity/Restore
Habitat for Humanity of Dutchess County
Haviland Middle School
Hudson Valley Community Services
Hyde Park Rotary
Hudson River Housing
Hudson Valley Community Services
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center
Hudson Valley Reentry Services
Literacy Connections of the Hudson Valley
Mass Design Group
Mental Health of America Dutchess County
Mediation Center of Dutchess County
Mental Health America
Mid Hudson Children's Museum
Mid-Hudson Quilters Association
Mid-Hudson Workshop
Mill Street Loft
Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson
Nubian Directions
Partners For Change
PCSD- Morse Elementary, Clinton Elementary, Poughkeepsie High, ELC, Krieger
Poughkeepsie Farm Project
Poughkeepsie Pop-Up Shop
Poughkeepsie Public Library District
Ramapo for Children
R.E.A.L. Skills Network
Rebuilding Our Children & Community
Rebuilding Together Dutchess County
Resilient Youth Collaborative
Scenic Hudson
Special Olympics of New York
Staatsburg Library
Todd Middle School
Town of Lloyd – Environmental Conservation Council
United Way Dutchess Orange Region
Vassar Environmental Cooperative
Vassar Warner Senior Living Home
Walkway Over the Hudson
Youth Mission Outreach, Inc.


Service Learning Department

Hudson 315
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone (845) 431-8969
Sara Alpert, Community Based Learning Coordinator