Community Partners

Welcome to our Community Partners page! The Office of Service-Learning & Civic Engagement is proud to collaboratively work with over 100 community partners, with a variety of local and international organizations eager to work with St. Thomas faculty and students. This page allows the UST community to browse our partners’ initiatives and their current needs in order to become civically engaged.


You may search for a community partner through an alphabetical listing of our partners, or search for a partner by the types of services they provide.


Community Partner Spotlight

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School

The mission of the Cristo Rey Jesuit High School-Twin Cities is to provide an education in the Jesuit tradition which integrates college preparatory academic and professional work environments thereby preparing students from under-resourced families for success in college and life.

Casa Mea

Founded in 2003, Casa Mea (Romanian for "my home") opened a non-profit, philanthropic corporation dedicated to providing loving group homes for orphaned and abandoned children in developing countries from birth until adulthood. In early 2013, Casa Mea opened its second home, Mi Casita, in Guatemala.

African American Registry

African American Registry® is an unparalleled scholarship opportunity for American heritage.  Their mission is "Uniting Classrooms Through Education, Transforming Communities Through Learning."  African American Registry® offers an exceptional global connection to the wisdom of African American heritage, history and culture.