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Facts, Partnerships & Programs

Lehigh creates partnerships that bridge the University with the community. Our students, faculty and staff are engaged in meaningful work in South Bethlehem and the Lehigh Valley through community service and service-learning opportunities. We additionally offer programs that engage the local community in the work transpiring on our campus. Learn more about Lehigh’s community partnerships and programs and see how these collaborations make positive change in our neighborhoods.
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Programs and Partnerships that strengthen ties between Lehigh and the Community

Programs | Partnerships


Adopt-A-Family Program
America Reads and Counts
American Regions Math League
Asthma Study
Best Buddies Program
Bethlehem Farmers’ Market
CHOICES (Charting Horizons and Opportunities in Careers in Engineering and Science)
Clothing and Food Drives
C.O.A.C.H. (Community Outreach by Athletes Who Care About Helping)
Environmental Literacy and Inquiry
Community Fellows
Feel Good Fridays
Green House Design
High School Mathematics Competition
High School Scholars Program
Holiday Hope Chests
Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
Integrated Professional Development Schools
Lehigh Valley Science and Engineering Research Fair
Livin’ La Vida Lehigh
LUPD Orientation Program for First-Year Students
Manufacturing Expo
Math, Science and Technology Camp
Mentoring and after-school tutoring programs
Merchant District Banner Program
Move Out Collection Drive and Great South Side Sale
The Newman Center
Parents Night Out
Practicum in Behavioral and Academic Assessment
Reading Rocks
Sheep and Trees
Shop with a Cop Program
Small Business Development Center
South Bethlehem Community Gardens
South Bethlehem Homework Clubs
South Side Clean-Up
South Side Initiative
Spring Fling
S.T.A.R. & Jr. S.T.A.R. Academies (Students That Are Ready)
STEM Program (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
Student Internships
Student Senate Off-Campus Living Forum
United Way Day of Caring
VITA Tax Program
Volunteer Experience: CitySpace & SouthSide Serve
Wonderful World of Sports

Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania
The Bethlehem Community Collaborative
The Bethlehem Loan Pool
Bethlehem-Tondabayashi Sister City Commission
The Downtown Bethlehem Association Program
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation
Lehigh Valley Engineering Council
Lehigh Valley Research Consortium
Manufacturers Resource Center
The Mayor’s South Side Task Force
Miller-Keystone Blood Center
Minsi Trails Council of Boy Scouts of America
Northampton County New Jobs Corp.
Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science
Route 222 Corridor Anti-Gang Initiative
The South Bethlehem Keystone Innovation Zone
The SouthSide Film Institute
South Side Vision 2014
Spring on Fourth, What’s on Third Committee
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
The Workforce Investment Board

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