Service learning opportunities, April 18
Published: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Updated: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 20:04
Sustainable Living and Interconnected Education (SLIE) So much of what needs to be done will be decently challenging labor, digging, building raised garden beds, constructing water capturing vessels and their gutters. Contact Hunter Preston at email@example.com or 239-245-3250.
Lee County Sheriff’s Youth Activities League: Help now through summer. Thursday at 3 p.m. at the board meeting, or flyer creation on Thursday from 3 to 5 p.m., or telecommute phone via Skype. Contact Katie at 239-898-6090 or Katie@katieromano.com.
Bonita Springs Assistance Office Help this primary social service agency and serve the community in assisting needs of clients, enhancing public speaking presentations, or writing informational materials. Contact Maribel Slabaugh at Maribel@bonitaassistance.org or 239-992-3034.
Education for Collier Would love strong, committed volunteers! Workshops in the Take Stock Program needs students to help in the ACT testing areas of Math, English, Reading, Writing and Science to help every week. Sessions held at Grace Place in Naples. Choose Monday or Tuesday evening from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Contact Linda Morton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Uncommon Friends Foundation Are you a history buff? Become a tour guide in a Georgian Revival style home located on the bank of the Caloosahatchee River in Downtown Fort Myers. Contact Christine Forbes at Christine@BurroughtsHome.com or 239-337-0706.
Grace Community Center has a multitude of opportunities! Help with an afterschool program for at-risk high school students, tutor to GED seekers, thrift store assistance, or serve food to neighbors in need. Contact Cheryl Wilcox at email@example.com or 239-656-1320.
FGCU Athletics Numerous opportunities with game day operations. Serve as ushers for basketball, baseball, softball, and timers for swimming and diving. Contact Will Pitt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 239-590-7055.
Center for Academic Achievement: Want to use your skills and knowledge from a specific FGCU course to help another FGCU student? Then becoming a tutor with the Center for Academic Achievement just might be for you! Service Learning and paid positions available. We are currently looking to fill tutoring positions for summer and fall 2012 in the areas of math (Calculus 1), Biology I and II, Chemistry I and II, Physics, Economics, Statistics (STA 2023). For further information about this volunteer opportunity contact The Center for Academic Achievement at (239)590-7906 or stop by Library 103.
Abuse Counseling & Treatment (ACT) Second Act Thrift store needs help. The benefit of volunteering is a 50 percent discount. Also, need someone to help this nonprofit agency with a marketing plan for 2 to 3 months available. Contact Honara Jacobus at email@example.com or 239-939-2553.
YMCA Help coach basketball, soccer, flag football or assist with events. Contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take Stock in Children Become A Mentor! Few bonds in life are more influential than those between a young person and an adult. Take Stock in Children needs mentors for Caloosa Middle School, Dunbar High School, East Lee County High School, Fort Myers High School, Ida Baker High School, Lehigh Senior High School. Call 239-337-0433.
Information is provided by the Service Learning department. All opportunities are pre-approved. You can find more opportunities on Facebook at “FGCU Service Learning.”