Service Learning Agencies

Tax-Aid Counselor/Preparer: Computer-literate volunteers receive four days of free tax training and become IRS certified Counselors by passing the IRS exam. We provide laptops and easy-to-use software for electronic filing. Volunteers work at least 40 hours during the 10-week tax season. It's a...
Ombudsman Advocate: Professional position that utilizes negotiation, mediation, and conflict resolution skills. Volunteers visit with nursing homes and assisted living residents to listen to their needs and concerns. An initial 20-hour training prepares volunteers to become an effective Nebraska...
Road to Recovery Volunteer Driver: Donate time and vehicle to drive cancer patients to lifesaving medical and treatment appointments. We are currently looking for volunteers to help set up and clean up at our Relay event, Friday, July 19 at Lincoln Haymarket Park. In August/September I will be...
Participate in the BAT program. Basic Aid Training which is taught to all LPS fourth graders each fall. Requires a one hour orientation. Certified First Aid and CPR persons needed to staff events in Lincoln. Disaster Action Team Member: Be on call per a rotating schedule to respond to local...
Saturday nights 7:00-8:45 Children's Group: Take care of children while their parents take a class to help them recover from their alcohol/drug addiction.
In office: Volunteers needed to help fold concert programs, prepare mailings, and assist with other office tasks. M-F a.m. or p.m. Concert: Help is needed with upcoming concerts for tasks such as taking tickets (when applicable), handing out programs, setting up and taking down reception, etc....
Companion Volunteer: Assist patients by visiting with patients and families, providing a listening ear, performing errands, providing time off for family caregivers for brief periods of time and offering bereavement support to family. Required training and must pass a background check as well as...
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...
Located at Park Middle School on 8th and F St After school program - Homework time from 3-4 pm
Delivery and Pick-up Drivers: Volunteers will need a truck and driver to pick-up and deliver furniture and other items ot Partners and pick-up from donors. Pick-ups Mon-Fri 1-6pm and Sat 12-3pm Shop Volunteer: Volunteers will need to bend, stand and lift items and assist partners and donors....
West: Patient Escort: Would you like to volunteer and exercise at the same time? You can easily achieve the recommended 10,000 steps a day by volunteering as a patient escort. Many departments utilize patient escorts to transport patients to and from different areas throughout the medical center....
General Volunteer – Help with general cleaning around shelter such as sweeping, mopping, dishes, laundry, yard work, etc. Pet Assisted Therapy Program: Select and transport shelter animals to a selected Care Facility to interact and visit with residents. Supervise animals while at the facility....
Jay Novicki Special Needs Program for adults and youth with disabilities. Day and overnight camp centered programs both weekdays...
Research and copy potential cases, observe court proceedings. Help with special events. Data entry of cases, general ofice assistance. Other projects as determined. CASA Volunteer: Be an advocate for abused and neglected children in Juvenile Court. Required pre-service training is 30 hours,...
Opportunities available in the thrift store, food pantry or with Spanish speakers. Stop by Catholic Social Services for more information and to fill out application.
Mentor for Foster Youth: CEDARS is currently looking for adults, age 23 and up, to spend time as mentors for adolescent you living in foster care. Mentors will be matched with youth based on preferences, interests, and location. Mentors are asked to have contact a minimum of twice per month and...
No project available September 2012
Food Distribution: Neighborhood Food Distribution Program Volunteers are needed to help set up, distribute food and clean-up sites when done. Distribution sites are F Street Community Center, 1225 F St, Air Park Recreation Center, 3720 NW 46th St, Malone Community Center, 2032 U St, Oak Lake...
Birthday Crew: You can be a part of making Birthdays brighter. Women, men and teens celebrating a birthday while they are in treatment receive 1-2 balloons and a birthday card from Birthday Crew members. CenterPointe will contact you 1 week in advance by email and you deliver balloons and cards to...