VOLUNTEER WITH YOUTH
Support academic growth and success for students in 1st - 8th grades. Volunteers create a safe environment for our students, providing homework help and the academic support for them to excel in school. The program promotes academic enrichment and character development.
Time Commitment: One day a week for 2 hours for one semester (Sept-Jan; Feb - June).
Specific Hours: Mondays - Thursdays, 3:30-5:30 pm.
Leadership Development Assistant
Help create the next generation of leaders equipped to make positive change in their communities by serving in the youth Leadership Development Institute for grades 1 - 8! Volunteers will assist classroom teachers with instruction, activities, and other needs. Build caring, mentoring relationships with amazing girls and boys.
Time Commitment: One day a week for 3 hours for one semester (Sept-Jan; Feb - June).
Specific Hours: Mondays - Thursdays 3-6 pm.
Urban Stars Coach
Urban Stars Athletics is seeking knowledgeable, passionate volunteers who integrate faith with coaching for our soccer or basketball teams. Coaches use leadership, supervisory, and teaching skills to develop players and teams, as well as support each team's head coach.
Time Commitment: Practice twice a week for 1½ hours, games twice a week. Occasional tournaments.
Specific Hours: Weeknights 5-8 pm. Occasional weekends.
Children's Program Teacher
Support Urban Venture's Siempre Padres Latino parenting program by teaching prepared lesson plans to program participants' children, youth ages one to 12. Volunteers encourage learning in an interactive, nurturing, and fun classroom environment. Spanish language skills preferred but not required.
Time Commitment: 2.5 hours/week for 20 weeks (Jan - June; July - Dec). Volunteers accepted on a rolling basis.
Specific Hours: Wednesdays 5:30-8 pm OR Mondays 5:45-7:30 pm
Enrichment Class Instructor
Share your skills and passion with students in 1st - 8th grades. Help them discover new fields and begin to dream for the future by teaching a 6-8 week topic- or skill-driven course introducing a new activity or career option.
Time Commitment: 2 hours/week for 6-8 weeks.
Specific Hours: Tuesdays - Thursdays 3:30-5:30 pm.
Urban Ventures: Young Life Mentor
Love Jesus, love kids. We present the Gospel to youth in Minneapolis through fostering deep, personal relationships. Serve as a mentor and walk alongside youth in both life and faith, mentoring, supporting, and loving them throughout life's circumstances.
Time Commitment: 4-6 hours/week for 12 months.
Specific Hours: High school- Monday 6-8 pm, middle school- Thursday 6-8 pm. Weekly meetings with mentees for 1-2 hours, first Wednesday meeting of each month 6-8 pm.