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Draper Center Mission Statement

The mission of the Draper Center for Community Partnerships is to foster mutually beneficial exchanges among community members, students, faculty, and staff in order to support educational outreach initiatives, community-based research and learning, and other community engagement activities.


Draper Center '23-'23 Staff Spirit Statement

At the Draper Center, we see ourselves as contributors to a greater project of resisting the ongoing oppressions derived from imperialism and capitalism. Through intentional, sustainable, and reciprocal connections, we commit to supporting and educating each other in order to grow from within and outside our communities.


The Draper Center hopes to deepen existing partnerships and cultivate new ones in the communities surrounding Pomona College. If you or your organization would like to partner with the Draper Center, and seek any of the following:

  • Program collaboration
  • Support for community initiated projects
  • General information

Please email the Draper Center at drapercenter@pomona.edu or call the office (909) 607-1810 for more information.