Civic Responsibility - Benjamin Franklin Institute Of Technology

Civic Responsibility

Civic Responsibility
The College strives to develop individual values that help to create a foundation for success, civic responsibility, and life-long learning. Volunteer programs, civic engagement, and service-learning, both inside and outside the classroom, encourage students to make a difference in their local communities while promoting personal growth through emphasis on social responsibility, citizenship, and leadership skills.

Our Programs

  • Civic Engagement Certificate

  • Community Work Study (CWS)

  • Local Community Service Projects

  • Service-Learning

Community Partners

We partner with many area non-profits to provide our students with the opportunity to volunteer their time to help others. We welcome the opportunity to discuss volunteer opportunities for our students and lasting partnerships. Please complete this form (link to in-browser personalization form of the CBO-RFP form) to start the dialogue. Our partners include:

  • Bikes Not Bombs

  • Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

  • Castle Square Youth Education Program

  • Habitat for Humanity

  • Ellis South End Neighborhood Association

  • Room to Grow

  • Cradles to Crayons

  • And moreā€¦


  • Over 1,600 hours of volunteer, civic engagement, & service-learning performed by our students

  • 32+ community service and educational partners

  • 67% of our students engage in the Civic Responsibility Program