Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

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Lawrence Hall

2019-09-14T22:51:48-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Education/Child and AdolescentDevelopment, Healthcare , Domestice Abuse, Children, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: Experiencial Support: Lawrence Hall needs a group of committed individuals to provide experiential support to the youth in our Older Adolescent Programs (ages 17-21). This would include (but not limited to) birthday parties/cards, holiday parties and other gatherings. We’re also seeking individuals passionate or informed on any specific topic to host workshops or be speakers on topics for our youth. Mentoring: Mentoring is one of the most challenging but rewarding volunteer opportunities at Lawrence Hall. We are always seeking adult volunteers to commit to supporting, guiding, and being a friend to a young person (8-24) for a period of at least six months. By becoming part of the social network of adults and community members who care about the youth, a mentor can help youth develop and reach positive academic, career, and personal goals. Mentoring opportunities for youth of all ages are available at our various locations and programs.

Location: Chicago- Ravenswood Main Campus

Volunteer Ages: Young Adults, Adults, Groups

Frequency: One-time, Periodic, On-going

Frequency Details: Experiential Support: one-time events that can be scheduled at mutually convenient times. Mentoring requires regular contact with the mentee for at least 6 months.

Contact Info: Staff: Hailey Nicewanner, Youth and Volunteer Engagement Supervisor,773.769.3500

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Holy Trinity High School

2019-09-14T21:28:53-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: Mentor a student intern: Lead a Holy Trinity student on a path to a successful buisiness career by participating in its Friends for a Future Summer Internship program. The program pprovides Holy Trinity juniors and seniors with firsthand exposure to a professional work environment. Mentors will provide professional guidance and support to an intern.

Location: Chicago-Noble Square

Volunteer Ages: Adults

Frequency: On-going, Periodic

Frequency Details: Meet with student weekly during the summer (June – August)

Contact Info: Staff: Deborah Clair, 773-278-4214, ext. 3131.

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Holy Trinity High School

2019-09-14T21:29:50-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring, College and Career Assistance

Service Opportunity Details: Sponsor and mentor a student: A key to Holy Trinity’s educational model is to pair deserving students to a sponsor-based scholarship to help make private education a reality. Scholarship sponsors have the opportunity to provide support and mentoring to their scholar.

Location: Chicago-Noble Square

Volunteer Ages: Young Adults, Adults

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: Meet with student weekly during school year (late August – June)

Contact Info: Staff: Deborah Clair, 773-278-4214, ext. 3131.

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Holy Trinity High School

2019-09-14T21:30:29-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: Tutor a student: In the school’s Resource Learning Center, work one-on-one with students to help them with English, Math, Science, and other subjects as well as developing strong study skills.

Location: Chicago-Noble Square

Volunteer Ages: Families with teens, Teens, Young adults, Adults

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: Meet with student weekly during school year (late August – June)

Contact Info: Staff: Deborah Clair, 773-278-4214, ext. 3131.

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Family Matters

2019-09-14T19:36:23-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Children, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring, College and Career Assistance

Service Opportunity Details: 1. Learning Labs engage youth in learning about new subjests and can take place in one interaction or over a series of experiences. Volunteers with a particular skill or interest facilitate a workshop that explores an interest area through a project-based approach. 2. High School/Post HS Readiness Initiative focuses on trasitioning students from 8th to 9th grade and from HS to post scondary school. Volunteers support students in completeing applications, researching financial aid opportunities, developing essays, and conducting the right fit/school selection process. 3. Feel Fit promotes health and wellness among youth and famlies. Volunteers facilitate cooking classes, dance and yoga sessions, and other activities that promote healthy diet, physical fitness, and emotional wellness.

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Young adults, Adults

Frequency: One-time

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Contact Info: Staff: Devon Lovell, Academic Director, 773-465-6011 ext. 115
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Family Matters

2019-09-14T19:55:16-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Children, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: Family Matters offers both afternoon and evening tutoring and welcomes new tutor/mentors throughout the year who are matched in a one-to-one relationship with students in grades K-12. Tutor/mentors receive an orientation and participate in ongoing training, team building, and support activities.

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Teens, Young Adults, Adults

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: During academic year, tutor-mentors meet with students once a week for 90 minutes (Mon through Thurs) between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Afternoon tutor-mentors work with students once or twice a week between 4 and 6 p.m. for 45 minutes.

Contact Info: Staff: Brooke Tuener, Director of Evening Tutoring, 773-465-6011 ext. 116

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Casa Central

2019-09-04T04:53:27-05:00

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development Community Services, Children Teens

Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: Casa Central’s School Age Program is an after school program for elementary school students ages 5–13 which provides the children recreation, homework help, and dinner. The program runs from 3–6: p.m., Monday–Friday. Volunteers can provide homework assistance, reading activities, and arts/crafts projects.

Location: Chicago-Humboldt Park

Volunteer Ages: Families with teens, Teens, Young adults, Adults, Groups

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: Casa Central appreciates and encourages volunteers that are able to come on a regular basis. However, they also welcome one-time volunteers, especially for groups.

Contact Info: Staff: Andrew Ten Eyck, 773-645-2465

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