Bonner Office of Community Service (BOCS)


Mission Statement
The Morehouse College Bonner Office of Community Service's primary purpose is to perpetuate a culture of service on campus.

Goals & Objectives

  • To perpetuate a culture of service on our campus
  • To support the College’s efforts in “developing men with disciplined minds who will lead lives of leadership, service, and self-realization,”
  • Foster civic responsibility within our campus community through participation in activities and projects that have a positive social impact;
  • The goals and objectives of Community Service are directly connected to the mission, vision, and strategic plan of the College,
  • To focus on developing within our students the skills and leadership for civic engagement,
  • To increase the effectiveness of Community Service enhanced by the interconnecting relationship with the other three components of our campus-wide efforts towards centralization:  Community Development, Community-Based Research, and Service-Learning,
  • To serve as the centralized single point of contact for external community service projects and activities,
  • To create linkages with Community Partners that will ensure service opportunities that are achievable, measurable, meaningful, educational and efficiently managed,
  • To develop evaluation methods that track and assess service activities,
  • To celebrate and acknowledge deeds of service to the community.