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  "I shall pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer to neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again" --Mahatma Gandhi
 
 

Executive Director: Alicia Riner

About US

Mission Statement
The mission of the Missouri Service-Learning Network is to enhance, promote and sustain meaningful service-learning in the state of Missouri.

Goals
To increase the number of private, public and parochial schools using effective service-learning.
To reach out to agencies and community-based organizations.
To create a network of practitioners and organizations using service-learning.
To provide training and resources.
To research and write appropriate grants
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Guiding Principles
1. We believe that service-learning is a valuable and powerful teaching methodology.
2. We believe that service-learning enhances and strengthens the academic experience.
3. We believe that service-learning strengthens and builds communities.
4. We believe that service-learning produces responsible citizens and better prepared members of the workforce.

By-Laws

  1. The mission of the Missouri Service-Learning Network is to enhance, promote and sustain meaningful service-learning in the state of Missouri.
  2. The Missouri Service-Learning Network Board will be made up of a minimum of three and no more than five service-learning supporters.
  3. The Board will select a Chair and Secretary/Treasurer.
  4. The officers will be responsible for signing official papers and checks.
  5. The Secretary/Treasurer shall prepare an official record of the proceedings of the Board meeting.  Official copies of all minutes will be kept by the Secretary/Treasurer.
  6. By-laws may be changed by a majority vote of the board.
  7. The Network will be a self perpetuating board.
  8. The Supervisor of Service-Learning for the state of Missouri will serve as an ex-officio member of the board.
  9. Any assets remaining at the dissolution of this organization will be donated to a non profit