Community Impact (CI) is an independent nonprofit organization located at Columbia University. CI strives to serve disadvantaged people in the Harlem, Washington Heights, and Morningside Heights communities. Our mission is to provide high quality programs, advance the public good, and foster meaningful volunteer opportunities for students, faculty, and staff of Columbia University. CI provides f...ood, clothing, shelter, education, job training, and companionship for residents in its surrounding communities. CI consists of a dedicated corps of more than 950 Columbia University student volunteers participating in 25 community service programs, which serve more than 8,000 people each year.