Community Partnerships

As a mission driven institution, the university encourages its employees’ participation in community organizations and volunteer activities that add professional and often personal contributions to the region and partners we serve. Below is a list of some of our community friends and partners supported by the university and/or our employees over the past several years.

 

  • Cathedral Area Preservation Association (CAPA)
  • City Center Partnership Downtown Economic Development Committee
  • Diocese of Joliet
  • Exchange Club of Joliet
  • Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart
  • Frankfort Chamber of Commerce
  • Girls 4 Science
  • Grundy County Chamber of Commerce
  • Guardian Angel/Groundwork
  • Illinois St. Bernard Rescue
  • Joliet Area Historical Museum
  • Joliet Catholic Academy
  • Joliet Noon Lions Club
  • Joliet Park District
  • Joliet Partners in Education (JPIE)
  • Joliet Slammers
  • Joliet Township High Schools (JTHS)
  • Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce
  • Kankakee County Hispanic Partnership
  • Kiwanis Club of Joliet
  • Lockport Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Newman Institute Advisory Board
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
  • Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home
  • Plainfield Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Portiuncula Center for Prayer (Frankfort Franciscans)
  • Presence Health
  • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital
  • Providence Catholic High School
  • Rialto Square Theatre
  • Rotary Club #78 of Joliet
  • Self-Employment in the Arts (The Coleman Foundation)
  • Silver Cross Hospital
  • Silver Cross Hospital Childerguild
  • Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate
  • State Rep. Larry Walsh Jr. Economic Development Committee
  • The City of Joliet
  • The Community Foundation of Will County
  • The Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor Association
  • The Joliet Partners for Healthy Families Coalition
  • Three Rivers Manufacturing Association
  • United Way of Will County
  • Unity CDC (Community Development Corporation)
  • Warren Sharpe Community Center
  • Will County Center for Economic Development
  • Will County Project Acclaim
  • Workforce Investment Board of Will County