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Local Community Volunteer Needs

 

Tutoring Opportunity

The Greater Holy Temple is looking for student volunteers to tutor a variety of subjects at their after school program. The program meets on Tuesdays evenings from 6-8 pm and works with students from the 1st to 12th grades. It is located just five minutes from campus and free meals are provided. Please contact Starla Ross at sross6@nd.edu or 574.631.0953 or Barbra Lewis at 574.234.2351 for more information.

Mentoring Opportunity

Rise Up Academy in South Bend is an alternative high school and is looking for volunteer mentors to spend one to two hours per week with students who are struggling in school. These students often come from disadvantaged backgrounds, and spending just one to two hours per week with a mentor has the potential to help turn their lives around. Rise Up can be flexible to your schedule and will work with you to find times for you and your student to meet up that are convenient for you. Mentors will be paired with students based on interests and the best fit for the mentor and the student. For more information, please contact Anne Coglianese, guidance counselor at Rise Up. She can be reached at acoglianese@sbcsc.k12.in.us, or at 574.243.7306. 

Help with Grocery Shopping and Errands

  • An elderly resident is seeking occasional student help for grocery errands and shopping. She lives in Mishawaka, IN. She cannot drive but would greatly appreciate any help. She is flexible and able to work with your schedule. If you can help and have transportation, please contact Robin Becker at 574.256.9295 or email at rob4447@gmail.com.
  • A local, elderly resident is seeking student help for grocery errands and doctor appointments. She cannot drive in the snow and would greatly appreciate any help. If you can help and have transportation, please contact Jane Hanshire at 574.257.2081.
  • A local resident is looking for a non-smoking student to help her with her grocery shopping and driving errands a few times a month. She is willing to help pay for gas. If you would be interested in helping, please contact Tammy Norwish at 574.255.2334.

Help Disabled Resident with Yard Work

A local, disabled resident is seeking help from students to help out with yard work. He lives a mile off of campus on Congress Street Avenue. His mobility is severely limited would greatly appreciate help from 2-3 students. If you can help, please contact Jim Lichkay at 574.234.7228.

Camping Retreat with the ND Logan Rec Club

Gain experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities, and form long lasting Friendships with the Logan Clients. The camping retreat begins Saturday, March 28 at 8:15 am and ends Sunday, March 29 at 5 pm. The trip is free and includes meals, transportation, lodging and takes place at the YMCA Camp Eberhart in Three Rivers, Michigan. Volunteer activities include hikes, tie-dying t-shirts, grooming horses, playing bingo, and much more. Volunteers can earn 32 hours of documented service hours, if needed. For questions or more information, please contact Dana Molenda at the Logan Center at danag@logancenter.org or 574-289-4831 ext. 1032; or contact the student leaders, Anthony Garrett Fonacier at afoncie@nd.edu or Alex Ko at ako1@nd.edu.

 

Questions, please email Miranda Madrid or call 574-631-7847.

 

Other Volunteer Opportunities

2014-2015 STEM VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Updated  3/23/15

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Notre Dame Student Group Volunteer Opportunities

MONDAYS

3:00-5:00 PM

Robinson Community Learning Center

Contact: UNITED WAY OF ND

3:30-5:00 PM

Riley High School

Contact: UNITED WAY OF ND


TUESDAYS

3:30-4:30 PM

YMCA Michiana's Innovation Delta

Contact: UNITED WAY OF ND


WEDNESDAYS

3:00-5:00 PM

Robinson Community Learning Center

Contact: UNITED WAY OF ND

FRIDAYS

3:00-5:00 PM Tutoring at St. Adalberts

Meet at Library Circle
Contact: SAINTS, Katie Bond

 

Local community organizations and other volunteer opportunities.
 

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