Center for Community EngagementCenter for Community EngagementDivision of Student AffairsDepartment of Student ServicesUniversity of Cincinnati

Center for Community Engagement

Arts & Culture

Art Machine, Inc.

1032 Saratoga

Newport, KY 41071

www.kidzartmachine.org

Mission Statement: to foster the creativity of young people of all backgrounds and to broaden the viewer’s perspective on art and world cultures.

Volunteer Coordinator: Jennifer Baldwin p. 859.750.9226

email: jbucalobaldwin55@gmail.com

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Organization: Mon & Wed 4-8

Assisting with Events: Flexible

Office work: Mon & Wed: 4-8

Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per month

Cincinnati USA Visitor Center

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525 Vine Street Ste 1500

Cincinnati, Oh 45202

www.cincyusa.com/visitors/

Mission Statement: the Visitor Center is the place where visitors and locals alike can learn about the region’s many options for fun, dining, shopping, hotels, attractions, recreation and more.

Volunteer Coordinator: Devlin Ruckel p. 513.352.5430

email: devlin.ruckel@cincinnati-oh.gov           

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Assist Visitors: Thurs to Sun 11-2 or 2-5

Minimum Time Commitment: 3 hours per month

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

 

3711 Clifton Ave

Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

www.cliftonculturalarts.org

Mission Statement: To strengthen the critical link between participation in the cultural arts and successful, healthy children, adults and communities.

Volunteer Coordinator: Ruth Dickey p. 513.497.2860 

email: ruth.dickey@cliftonculturalarts.org

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Painting: Flexible

Help with Events: once a month

Help with mailings: Flexible

Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per month

Happen, Inc.

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4201 Hamilton Ave

Cincinnati Oh 45223

www.happeninc.org

Mission Statement: To create a positive environment where creative experiences are shared together every day.

Volunteer Coordinator: Sara Mulhauser p. 513.335.1067 email: sara@happeninc.org

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: 9-5 Saturdays

Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per month

Opening Minds Through Art

Miami University

Oxford, Ohio 45056

www.cas.muohio.edu/oma

Mission Statement: Building bridges across age and cognitive barriers.

Volunteer Coordinator: Elizabeth Lokon, PhD p. 513.529.2648

email: lokonej@muohio.edu

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: 1.5 hours per week: Tasks varies

Minimum Commitment: 2 hours per week

Play it Forward

One East Main

Amelia, Ohio 45102

www.pifcincy.org

Mission Statement: The dedication of musicians to their craft and to the enjoyment of so many sometimes comes at the expense of their financial security and well being, occasionally leaving them in very dire straits. We seek to educate the public about those cases and to create and manage an investment fund whose annual profits will be used to assist Greater Cincinnati musicians and their families in times of catastrophic need.

Volunteer Coordinator: Michelle Weadbrock p. 513.335.7254

email: pifvolunteer@gmail.com

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Volunteer at musical events: flexible

Minimum Time Commitment: 3 hours per month

William Howard Taft National Historical Site

    

2038 Auburn Ave

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

www.nps.gov/wiho

Mission Statement: to conserve the scenery, and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein, and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.

Volunteer Coordinator: Ranger Reginald B. Murray p. 513.684.3262 email: reggie_murray@nps.gov

Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Work at Visitor Center Desk: Sat & Sun 9-1

Work at special events: Flexible

Minimum Time Commitment: 3 hours per week