Community and Civic Engagement

Community Partners for Service Learning

Service Learning Faculty: If you need assistance:

  • finding service learning placements for your students
  • finding resources and model handouts
  • learning how to integrate engagement
  • how to have your class be "S" designated

Please contact:

Service Learning Community Partners for 2014-2015




Adapted Physical

Education (APE)

The mission of the APE program is to provide students with disabilities the accommodations

needed to effectively participate in physical

education.  APE is looking for exercise

assistants to help students with their

individual programs and reach their personal

fitness goals through a variety of physical

activity courses.

Cindy Chu

(408) 864-8978

Asian Pacific American

Students for Leadership


Our goal is to promote Asian Pacific American student empowerment and leadership through community awareness and involvement.




Flier: download here

California History

Center Silicon Valley

Documentation Project -

oral histories

The California History Center and Foundation present exhibits, offer classes with De Anza College, publish books and a periodical, and operate a library and archives.  Special events including lectures, panel discussions and workshops are also featured.

Tom Izu

De Anza College Child

Development and Education

This project consists of training 10 De Anza students to assist eligible DACA students fill out their DACA applications.

Mayra E. Cruz

Higher Education for

AB540 Students at

De Anza College (HEFAS)

HEFAS is an institutional and educational program that will provide resources, reduce financial stress, and create a safe learning environment for all students with an emphasis/including on undocumented AB540.  We are dedicated to empower students, build leadership skills, promote social justice, and advocate for higher education.

Desiree Berdejo


Integral Movement for

AB540 Student Success


Our purpose is to promote understanding of the circumstances and rights of all AB540 students in a respectful and safe environment.  Our weekly meetings will be a forum for sharing our life experiences, resources, and information as it pertains to current immigration.  

Desiree Berdejo


I.M.A.S.S. Facebook

Latino/a Empowerment

at De Anza (LEAD)

LEAD! started in 2005, and aims to help students find a connection to our college and their communities and understand how powerful they can be as agents for positive social change.

Dr. Marc Coronado

Mentors For Youth

Empowerment (MYE)

Mentor high school student through community engagement projects and preparation for higher education.

Albert LutzPaap

Office of Equity  The Office of Equity, Social Justice and Multicultural Education promotes - through programs and services - an academic, cultural and social environment that provides equity, social justice and academic success for all members of the De Anza College campus community.  It supports the district and college missions, which consider diversity an essential component of student education in the 21st century.

Veronica Neal

Transition Transition is a student group that advocates for better transportation options to De Anza College, including Bus Rapid Transit; a faster, frequent, and reliable form of public transportation.  Our goal is to provide viable alternatives to the automobile so more students can get an education without wasting time on slow bus service or stuck in traffic.

Chris Lepe

(408) 406-8074

South 7th St., Ste. #103

San Jose, CA  95113

Institute of Community and Civic Engagement

Building: East Cottage Contact: Cynthia Kaufman
Phone: 408.864.8739


Last Updated: 1/15/15