Boone County Community Partnership

Partner Type

Capacity Building

Description and Mission

The Community Partnership is a non-profit organization that strives toward empowering the community to work together to address the issues and concerns of local residents. It is our mission to foster actions by people and organizations that make a positive difference in the individual and collective lives of people at greatest risk and need.

The purpose of the Partnership is to promote coordination and cooperation among schools, social service providers, businesses, parents, governmental agencies and residents. We are a founding partner of the BCOTN, the Boone County Offenders Transition Network, and coordinate it's activities.


Students can work as a team or individually on a various marketing projects for our community activities.

Special emphasis and skills:

Customer Service, Fundraising, Community Organizing, Crime Prevention, Cultural & Social Assimilation, Economic Justice, Web Design, Marketing, Web Page Management, Public Relations/Promotion, Social Justice, Program Development, Citizen Involvement, Cultural Awareness, Community Development, Domestic Violence Awareness, Prisoner Rights, Inmate Support

Contact Information:

Lolita Lucas

1900 N. Providence Road, Suite 300
Columbia, MO 65202
Phone: (573) 256-1890
Fax:(573) 256-1893


How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.