Carlow’s commitment to service is best seen through the many volunteer initiatives undertaken by students, faculty, and staff every year. The Office for Mercy Service helps link members of the Carlow community to our local community partners for service opportunities throughout the year.

The partial list of agencies and organizations identified as a MCS Community Partner include:


Amizade Global Service-Learning
Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services Of Pittsburgh
Carlow Community Education
Family Services Of Western Pa: Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers
Girls On The Run At Magee-Womens Hospital
Gwens Girls
Kane Care Glen Hazel Regional Center
Laketon Heights United Methodist Church
Life’s Work of Western Pa
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading and Cultural Center
Mercy Neighborhood Ministries
Mentoring Program
Women of West Oakland (WOWO)
Oakland Planning And Development Corporation
The Pittsburgh Project
Schenley Heights Community Development Program
Shuman Juvenile Detention Center
Strong Women, Strong Girls
Three Rivers Youth
Urban League Charter School
YMCA Hazelwood
...and many more.

Become a Community Partner

If your organization is interested in forging a relationship with the Carlow community, we urge you to register with the Office for Mercy Service and share the type of volunteer opportunities your organization has available. Organizations and agencies interested in registration information are to contact Gabriel Suarez at ggsuarez@carlow.edu or 412.578.8778.