University of Denver

Volunteer Opportunities

Tutor a Child in Reading

Tutor one child, one hour a week and make a difference in that child's life. No prior teaching or tutoring experience is required. Training is provided (in person or online) in the highly effective Peak Reader curricula, and a trained site coordinator is always available during the tutoring sessions. Join Children's Literacy Center in the fight against illiteracy, One Child At a Time!

Tutoring is held every Saturday, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 p.m.

Agency: Children's Literacy Center | date posted: Nov 24, 2010 | date to expire: Sep 9, 2017 | Map Directions

Volunteer Work and Cultural Exchange Opportunities in Africa

- Volunteer to teach in rural schools - Volunteer to build community projects - Volunteer with orphaned kids

Agency: Ethical Encounters - Volunteers Holidays! | date posted: Apr 23, 2013 | date to expire: Mar 30, 2018 |

Community Outreach and Education

Educate the public on local and state issues by walking door to door and calling citizens in the community.

Agency: Americans for Prosperity | date posted: Mar 10, 2016 | date to expire: Dec 31, 2017 |

Rebuilding Primary School Classrooms for rural community

The main component is Education infrastructure for Rural Primary schools. It is necessary to give to the community children the conditions of quality and access to education in order to avoid desertion and child labour. Painting Digging Building Mixing Cemment

Agency: Reto Juvenil Internacional / Youth Challenge International | date posted: Sep 12, 2016 | date to expire: Dec 1, 2017 |

Volunteer Opportunities Abroad in 2017

Choose from a range of customized International volunteer programs and get the professional experience of working with the locals at a very affordable cost. Our programs include Teaching English, Orphanage Projects, Wildlife Conservation, Women Empowerment as well as Medical and Healthcare Internships for people of all age groups.

All you need is to be enthusiastic and passionate enough, to be a part of the program.

Agency: Volunteering Solutions | date posted: Feb 5, 2017 | date to expire: Dec 31, 2017 |

Academic Tutor

Assisting students with homework, math/literacy enrichment and/or college prep. There is also an opportunity to serve as a chaperone on community service and special events.

Agency: Impact360 | date posted: May 9, 2017 | date to expire: Dec 1, 2017 |

Tutor a Child, Change a Life

Tutors meet with the same student for 1 hour each week to build foundational literacy skills and the confidence that they can succeed in school.

Agency: Reading Partners Colorado | date posted: May 10, 2017 | date to expire: Apr 30, 2018 |

Field Day Volunteers Needed for K-8 At-Risk Kids

We are looking for forty DU student volunteers to help facilitate a Field Day event for k-8 students. We will supply all the necessary sports gear and instruction for about 30 different activity stations. We need volunteers to work those stations who enjoy being around and working with children with a athletic and sports minded influence. We have had DU students help with this event for the past 3-4 years and every year they love helping us! The event is outdoors, the weather is always sunny and warm and the kids we work with absolutely love the DU student mentorship. We will provide lunch for you and a special HOPE t-shirt for volunteering!!

Agency: HOPE Online Learning Academy Co-Op | date posted: May 17, 2017 | date to expire: Sep 14, 2017 |

Parenting Time Program

If you enjoy children and would like to be active with a dynamic team of social service providers, this may be the perfect fit for you!

Agency: Family Tree | date posted: Jun 15, 2017 | date to expire: Jun 30, 2018 |

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