Service Learning Agencies

**Community Learning Center: Club instructors for a chess club, pod-casting club, crochet or knitting, comedy club, model car building club, dance club, jewelry making, science club, math club, volunteer club. Clubs meet 1-2 times a week for 9 wks. Time: 3:15-4:15 PM 3981. Schedule: M-F...
Volunteer in Goodwill Stores--Sort donations, clean & organize stores.
Tutors are needed for middle school and high school students who participate in the Guidance to Success youth club. Tutoring will take place on Monday nights from 6:15-8:30 at the First United Methodist Church (across from Olin).
Mentors Needed Evenings and Weekends: HBBBS is currently in need of mentors who are willing to meet with youth 2-4 times a month with a school-aged child for a minimum of one year. Volunteers are matched according to personal preferences, interests and proximity of residence. James Arthur...
After School Club instructors for a chess club, pod-casting club, crochet or knitting, comedy club, model car building club, dance club, jewelry making, science club, math club, volunteer club. Clubs meet 1-2 times a week for 6 wks. Time: 2:45-4:15 p.m. M-F depending on volunteers availability.
Assist with afterschool club and core program (3:15-5:30 M-F) Assist with Backpack Distribution (2:00 Friday) Assist with events (varies month to month)
Bilingual readers, English plus another language, for story times. Cultural musicians, both adult and children activities, any languages Mentor/homework help, in-store short term, off-site in future Guest educator, teach a single lesson to children in conjuncture with LPS outreach
Classroom Volunteer: Each school year, JA Lincoln mobilizes hundreds (more than 700 in 2013-2014 alone!) of dedicated, well-trained volunteers, ranging from CEO’s to college students, young professionals to retirees. These volunteers serve as invaluable role models, helping students understand the...
Child Care: A great opportunity to encourage and hang out with children/teens from ages 0-18 years old while their parents are getting their training to become or continue to maintain their license as foster/adoptive parents. Weekday evenings 5:30-8:30 an dor Saturday mornings 9-12
General Clerical - We are currently looking for volunteers interested in helping with basic data entry and office duties. Come join the team at Lincoln's community radio station! Over 100 volunteer programmers keep our shows broadcasting 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Projects available for groups to plan activities for youth offenders.
staff gift shop, write letters, 1:1 visitors to read and visit, 1-1 to do resident histories for families, assist with activities such as bingo, musical activities, etc. Lawn Irrigation Specialist: Help keep the Lancaster Manor yard green by watering it this summer and get a free meal! Must be able...
Volunteering to help residents with the following activities Read to Them Word Searches Puzzles Crafts Write Letters Listen to Music Pet Therapy Cards/Games Share Pictures...
Serve as a role model to youth grade 6th-12th in a safe, drug/alcohol free environment. Encourage and support positive behaviors, attitudes and activities in kids from various cultural backgrounds. Prefer one day per week for 2 hours for at least 4 weeks. Operating hours are Monday - Friday 3:...
Bike break-down, repair, sorting, data entry, cleaning
Elementary and Preschool Camps. Special event and programs, dates and times varies.
Outdoor Projects – Raking leaves, moving substrate (soil, sand, rocks, gravel), planting shrubs, flowers, etc. Each project will vary depending on the needs of the zoo and the interest of the group. Availability in the morning Monday through Friday. Volunteer with horses...
Cleaning, scanning books, craft preparation, etc
No specific opportunitites but they do have events that come up that they need volunteers for. Contact Sara
Literacy Tutor – Volunteer tutors are needed to help refugees, immigrants and native speakers acquire basic English literacy skills. Orientation and training provided. Plan now to attend our September 17 orientation. English Literacy Tutor: Become a literacy tutor. Help refugees, immigrants, or...
Classes for English Language Learners need volunteer tutors. Students are learning English through content classes like math, etc. Tutors needed throughout the school day 7:57 AM to 3:01 PM, except noon break. M/W/Th/F class periods are 53 min . and 42 min. on Tuesday. See website for class...
Help in Academic Suport classroom four class periods per day with students who are struggling in regular classroom for various reasons. Have math intervention program as well. Homework Help/Tutoring Program for 9th and 10th graders (in separate classrooms.)   Contact Sandra Ourada: ...
Quality Service Auditor: Assist in the completion of Quality Service Audits. The volunteer would contact citizens by telephone that have had recent police contacts. The caller will ask predetermined questions and then record the answers to those questions. Location: LPD main station, 575 S. 10,...
Tutoring-matched with Native American students based on your schedule availability. Tutors or mentors are needed in all Lincoln Public Schools. For more information on opportunities contact: Program Advocates: Kris Ross (kross [at] lps.org), Valery Killscrow Copeland (vcopela [at] lps.org) 402...
Driver: Curb to curb transportation to seniors who no longer drive to non-medical places such as grocery stores, beauty appointments, and worship services. Services are offered M-F 8am-10pm. Volunteers are able to determine their own schedule but asked to commit to 1 round trip or 2 one-way trips a...
Volunteer Coaching
Construction volunteers on Tuesdays Thursdays, Saturdays Volunteers to prepare lunches on construction days Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. Lunches can be anything from sandwiches to pizza.
Can be scheduled according to client and volunteer schedules
Elliott Elementary Family Literacy Program (225 S 25th St): Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Adult ESL assistant, ELL classroom helper, assist parents with classroom volunteering, help with parent involvement. Brief training/orientation meeting with classroom teacher and or coordinator....
Impact a Life - Become a Refugee Volunteer - Volunteers are needed to help in the resettlement process of refugees coming to Lincoln. Refugees often come here with their belongings in a couple bags and no knowledge or resources about their new home. You are their resource! Volunteers are needed to...
Assistant Studio Technicians: Assist artists-in-residence in the mainntenace of the ceramics, printmaking, painting and textiles studios. Duties of assistant technicians include mopping, tool/equipment cleaning, supply organization, mixing, and kiln firing. Gallery Attendant - Help customers with...
Macie's offers sorting, packing, light lifting, public relations, handing out flyers, shelfing, displaying, arranging, and community help. And the best thing we offer is earning free clothing and shoes for the hours you volunteer!
Bicycle Repair Volunteers: Kids need bikes. MAD Dads has them...but they need work. Help renovate used bicycles for needy children in Lincoln. You are not a mechanic? No problem; training provided. Mon-Sat am and pm . Office Volunteers: Work in the office performing normal office duties such as...
Data Entry Assistant - Volunteer(s) are needed to take data from a word document and enter into a survey tool. There are currently approximately 800 records to enter. Must be able to use a computer...
** Youth program assistant for after school program for children K-5 , M-F, 3:30 -5:30 PM . **Work one on one with a student age 5-13 on homework: reading, writing, math. **Structured recreational acitivities. Option to design a Wed. activity around your interest. **All day schedule available when...
Phone/Receptionist: Seeking reliable, dedicated, long term volunteers to serve as receptionists. This volunteer position includes answering phones and forwarding calls as well as communicating with the guests at Matt Talbot Kitchen. Each volunteer shift would be 4 hours on weekday afternoons....
Book Buddy: McPhee Elementary is in need of volunteers. Help students ranging from k-5 with literacy, reading, comprehension, and pronunciation. Flexible, come for one hour a day/week. Times of most need - 1:15-2:15, or 2:15-3:15
Main volunteer opportunities would center around assisting in classrooms, helping teachers with clerical tasks, as well as direct work with students
ESL Classes: Work with Southeast Community College in a level 2 ESL class. Contact Lynn at Southeast Community College and ask to be placed at the Good Neighbor Community Center. GED Classes: Tuesday and Thursday evenings GED classes provided with help from Southeast Community College. If...
One on one providing residents individual activities, visits, individuals who can sing or play musical instruments, play games with residents, read to residents, help with craft activities. Help decorate for the seasons.
**Court Monitor: Attend court cases to accurately collect information on DWI/DUI misdemeanor & felony cases. Training will be provided. Time commitments vary depending on the availability of the volunteer and the schedule of the court--Lancaster, Adams, Gage, Hall, Saline, Sarpy, Otoe, &...
Facilitators who take 15 hour orientation can assist with groups and activities for children and families grieving the loss of a family member. Evenings 6:30-8:00 10 week sessions. Otherwise, volunteer groups needed for clearning, sewing, filing. May be some opportunity for helping with PR.
HIV Testing and Counseling Program - HIV testing is a critical part of Nebraska AIDS Project work. We offer testing weekly in our offices and are expanding the number of outreach testing dates available in the Lincoln community. The ideal volunteer will be responsible, comfortable speaking with...
You can apply to volunteer online at- http://neappleseed.org/jobs/apply.html For more info on other opportunities or questions email Rebecca Gonzales at rgonzales [at] neappleseed.org
Flyer Distribution: Volunteers are needed to distribute flyers in the Lincoln area for the Nebraska Brass's 2013-2014 season prior to each concert series. We are looking for people to walk (or drive) around to specified locations and place flyers.
Donor Cafe Host/Hostess: Offering water, juice, cookies and snacks to volunteer blood donors who have just donated or are waiting to donate blood. Maintain donor cafe cleanliness, replace cookies, be able to carry on conversation with volunteers donors and ask donors to fill out CBB evalution...
Volunteers are the great strength of the Democratic Party. Your time and efforts will be most helpful and greatly appreciated whether you can spare an hour a week, some occasional time at irregular intervals, or some extended periods of time during the campaigns next year.