VOLUNTEER WITH CHILDREN
Children's Program Teacher
Support UV's Center for Families parenting program by supervising children ages 6 months to 17 years old while their parents attend special classes. Help prepare simple lesson plans, time for homework help, playing games, etc. Spanish language skills preferred but not required.
Time Commitment: 2.5 hrs/wk for 20 weeks. Volunteers accepted on a rolling basis.
Specific Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:00 pm.
Last year, volunteers invested over 10,800 hours of their time into Urban Ventures. That's the equivalent FIVE full-time staff members!
Be part of the team that is empowering transformation in South Minneapolis.
DIVE IN DEEPER
Ongoing volunteer opportunities
Change happens through relationships. Give transformation through serving on a regular basis.
Note: Skills-based opportunities are listed at the bottom of this page. Current volunteers can log in here.
SKILLS-BASED VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Have a professional skill to share? Here are some of our critical needs.
Serve on an event planning committee, or sign up to help with day-of-event activities. Learn what goes on "behind the scenes" by finding raffle or silent auction items, setting up decorations, working the registration desk, and stuffing envelopes.
Communications volunteers work on design projects, copywriting, gathering participant stories, social media strategy, digital asset management, photography, video projects, Web updating, peer-to-peer fundraising, and more.
Volunteer instructors teach private music lessons to youth in the Urban Ventures Music Academy. Volunteers work with students to develop their musical skills and technique with guitar, keyboard, drums, and vocals.