William & Mary

Local Community Engagement Programs

This is your community

By being regularly involved in community engagement right here in Williamsburg, you  have the opportunity to be part of a broader community in substantive ways. You see where it struggles; you see where it shines. You help others to find the best in themselves, all the while learning more about the world and yourself. Williamsburg can be so much more than an address during your four years here—it can be your community. And if you decide to move on from Williamsburg after graduation, you will bring with you the skills it takes to get to know your new place. To be part of the process of community-driven change in Williamsburg, you can:

Don't forget to sign up for our volunteer listserv to get weekly updates on local opportunities, and attend our Volunteer Fair held each September to connect with local community partners.  

Take a look at the infographic below to learn about the Williamsburg community's needs. View a PDF version of the infographic.

 Community Snapshot Infographic