Asian Community and Cultural Center

Agency
Agency name: 
Asian Community and Cultural Center
Address: 
2635 "O" Street #A
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68510
Phone: 
402-477-3446
Fax: 
4024774508
Director: 
Sheila Vinton. Sheila@lincolnasiancenter.org
Mission: 

To support and empower Asian people, while sharing our cultures with the entire community through our programs and services.

Contact
Contact name: 
Kelsey Lee
Phone: 
402-477-3446
Available projects
Projects: 

English Language Learning Classes 4 times per week serving mostly Karen and Vietnamese:
Mondays 11 a.m. - one volunteer needed
Wednesday 1 p.m. - one volunteer needed
Tuesday/Thursday 6-730 pm - three volunteers needed

Citizenship class: 2-3 Wednesday

Youth Programs
Monday and Wednesday 315 -5 pm at Lincoln High: College preparation or transition to work after graduation focus many Karen students but don't have to be Asian to participate
Need 8 week commitment - 1 or two consistent volunteers

TET Festival - February 8 130-530 p.m need help with preparation and planning. Will need 10-15 volunteers, hand out programs, serve food, help with crafts

Asian Cultural Club at McPhee Elementary school for 8 weeks, for 2-3rd graders January 16-March 6 - need 2-3 volunteers to help each week. Could help plan and present the curriculum - targeting Vietnamese and Burmese in student population there.

Preferred qualifications: 
English speaking
Length of commitment: 
One semester
Training orientation: 
Short training upon arrival.
Application process: 
Fill out on-site, by appointment