Working with Grinnellians, for Grinnellians, Toward the Common Good
The Office of Community Partnerships, Planning, and Research serves as a collaborative thought partner with college and community changemakers for the common good. By bringing together different skills and expertise, the office supports research, planning, and partnerships with those who are working to improve the lives of all Grinnellians, including Grinnell College students, employees, and members of the broader community.
Our work includes initiatives that focus on:
- engaging and convening
- researching and learning
- planning and strategizing
- connecting and resourcing
- strategic doing
Our expertise includes qualitative research, quantitative research, community relations and development, grant making, outreach programs and events, collective impact initiatives, and strategic planning.