Through partnerships with community organizations, cultural institutions, and public schools, students connect classroom learning to lived experiences in communities throughout Los Angeles.

Community partners and faculty collaborate to design community based learning components of courses. Below is a partial list of the CCBL's community partners. This list includes partnerships with community-based learning courses, community-based research, and the CCBL founded Northeast Education Strategy Group. New partnerships are constantly being created.

Arts & Culture

Community Organizing & Advocacy 

Community & Economic Development


Environment & Health 

Multi-service agencies 

Contact Center for Community Based Learning
Fowler 109

1600 Campus Road,
Los Angeles, CA 90041

Celestina Castillo
Executive Director, Center for Community Based Learning