Dawes Middle School

Agency
Agency name: 
Dawes Middle School
Address: 
5130 Colfax
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68504
Phone: 
402.436.1211
Director: 
Angie Zabawa, Principal
Volunteer coordinator: 
Dr. Mary Lynn Schaffer
Contact
Contact name: 
Dr. Mary Lynn Schaffer
Phone: 
402.465.2160
Available projects
Projects: 

A variety of after school and during school projects are available:

Backpack Program - Food distribution for low-income students and their families on Friday afternoons.

Other opportunities - NWU students can work with students within the classroom on daily and enhancement activities, tutoring, sports activities, or with the afterschool program in a variety of capacities.

Application process: 
Anyone interested in volunteering should contact Mary Lynn Schaffer for specific application and orientation information.
Comments: 
In some cases, students can make arrangements with a professor before starting a volunteer activity to satisfy a course requirement. Dawes Middle School is approximately 10 blocks north of the NWU campus.