University of Denver

Volunteer Opportunities

Rural Community Development

All the volunteers will be located according to the their application form

Agency: YOUTH AND WOMEN EMPOWERMENT ORGANIZATION | date posted: Jul 29, 2011 | date to expire: Dec 31, 2016 |


Volunteer

We are looking for students with flexible schedules to help older adults in their neighborhood by driving them to appointments, helping with odd ended job in the home (changing light bulbs), snow shoveling, light yard work task and more.

Agency: A Little Help | date posted: Nov 18, 2013 | date to expire: Nov 30, 2014 |


Volunteering Projects and Opportunities in Thailand

Volunteer can participate in childcare, teaching, wildlife and conservation, community development, work an elephant camp and much more.

Agency: Volunteering Solutions | date posted: Mar 18, 2014 | date to expire: Oct 31, 2015 |


Voter registration and other civic engagement work

Volunteers with New Era will help us register as many voters as possible, often at festivals all over Denver, but also in street teams and events like "Donuts and Democracy." Sometimes we wear roller skates (but actually).

Agency: New Era Colorado | date posted: Jul 14, 2014 | date to expire: Nov 4, 2014 |


Deconstruction

Deconstruction goes into homes and removes items for donation and resale at Habitat's ReStore locations.

Agency: Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver Deconstruction Department | date posted: Aug 26, 2014 | date to expire: Dec 31, 2014 |


CASA Volunteer (Court Appointed Special Advocate)

CASA Volunteers give abused and neglected children hope by visiting with them twice each month, communicating with other professionals including Social Services Case Workers, Attorneys, teachers, family members and more, and speaking up for them in court making sure their needs and wishes are heard. Today, over 600 children in Denver alone are in need of a CASA volunteer. Stand up for a child. Be their voice. Become a CASA!

Agency: Child Advocates - Denver CASA | date posted: Sep 9, 2014 | date to expire: Dec 31, 2016 |


Social Media and Events Internship

Friends of ENCA Farm is seeking an exceptional, details-oriented, and committed intern interested in non-profit donor development, event marketing, and social media. Ideal candidate would be an upper-level undergraduate, recent college student, or graduate-level college student interested in hands-on experience in international non-profit development.

Responsibilities • Support Executive Director in communications and marketing efforts related to prospective donors, including individuals, foundations, corporations, etc. • Develop Marketing Strategy in conjunction with Executive Director for Up-Coming 4th Annual Friends of ENCA Farm Nourish Event (October 25th). • Create and distribute marketing materials throughout community for event (flyers, online invitations). • Assist in garnering community donations for Nourish Event (food, beverages, and door prizes). • Develop and foster community partnerships for • Participate in social media strategy and generate online and print communication material. • Create at minimum 3 social media post per week for Friends of ENCA Farm. • Cultivate and expand Friends of ENCA Farm’s Social Media Network. • Become an advocate for Friends of ENCA Farm in Social Media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate. • Research applicable grant funding opportunities and work with Executive Director to apply.

Agency: Friends of ENCA Farm | date posted: Sep 17, 2014 | date to expire: Nov 4, 2014 |


Voter Registrator and Canvasser

Our volunteers do voter registration on campuses and at festivals all over Denver. After October 14, they do canvassing and phone banks to Get Out the Vote!

Agency: New Era Colorado | date posted: Sep 22, 2014 | date to expire: Nov 4, 2014 |


Safari Thrift

Sort donations, stock shelves with donated items, update social media, create retail displays, special events.

Agency: African Community Center/ Safari Thrift Store | date posted: Sep 29, 2014 | date to expire: Jun 30, 2015 |


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