Our summer programs often change each summer. If you are interested in serving over the summer, contact Regina Lewis, Urban Vision’s Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (330) 762-1163.
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. During the summer, we stock our freezers for the fall.
How You Can Make a Difference: We believe in the power of prayer. Pray for Urban Vision’s staff, children, volunteers, and community. Download our daily prayer journal here.
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 Brendan Haggerty to schedule your project
Requirement: Volunteers must be 18 or older (unless supervision is provided)