Questions? Interested in other opportunities? Contact Nathan Kreis, Urban Vision’s Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (330) 762-1163.
Email Nathan to be added to his “As Needed” email group that includes periodic emails about upcoming opportunities.
Download our annual “On Ramp Guide” to view a schedule of one-time opportunities. ’15-’16 Urban Vision On Ramp Opportunity Calendar.
How You Can Make a Difference: Empower our students’ lives as they spend the dollars they’ve earned. Help with setup the week before, be a shopper guide or a store clerk at the event (200 volunteers needed!), or help collect donations from our online wish list.
When: Setup Tuesday-Thursday; event Saturday (School Store in August, Christmas Store in December)
Requirements: Setup (no age requirement), shopper guide (16 years and older), store clerk (18 year and older)
How You Can Make a Difference: Provide needed items to set up our families and programs for success by collecting supplies throughout the year, such as: school supplies, toys, cleaning supplies, office supplies, dinnerware, snacks, etc. Contact Nathan for more details.
When: Throughout the year
Help with Urban Vision’s Facility
How You Can Make a Difference: Help create a safe, clean, and welcoming environment at Urban Vision by helping with maintenance (electrical, plumbing, etc.), remodeling (painting, dry-walling, etc.), cleaning (vacuuming, dusting, etc.), and landscaping (weeding, raking, etc.).
When: Days and times are flexible
Requirements: Volunteers must be 18 or older (unless supervision is provided)
Provide Dinners or Snacks
How You Can Make a Difference: Provide nourishment and energy for our 95 after-school kids by providing a light dinner or snacks. Suggestions are available.
When: Drop off meals (frozen or ready to serve) or snacks weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Legacies of Success
How You Can Make a Difference: Legacies of Success is a nonprofit organization providing affordable housing in North Hill to promote ownership and dignity. Help renovate homes by painting, cleaning, dry walling, plumbing etc.
When: Work days every Saturday, but open to scheduling other work days; contact Tim to schedule your project.
Requirement: Volunteers must be 18 or older (unless supervision is provided)