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The Academy of World Languages after school program--the Dragon Zone
2030 Fairfax Ave.
Cincinnati, Ohio 45207
https//awl.cps-k12.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 24)
Mission Statement: Our after school program, provided in partnership with the UC CECH PASS office, provides a hot meal, homework and tutoring help, and extracurricular designed to develop youth leadership, community service, and parent involvement.
Volunteer Coordinator: Megan Shapiro / Megan.Shapiro@uc.edu  / 513-363-7812
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring students and assisting serve a hot meal--3:30-5:00
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per month

AWL: Academy of World Languages
2030 Fairfax Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45207
http://awl.cps-k12.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: AWL prepares students for a globally linked society through excellence in world languages, cultural studies and high academic standards.
Volunteer Coordinator: Jill Smith / smithji@cps-k12.org / 513-363-7819
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students: Mon to Fri 9:15am- 6:00pm.  After School Assistant: Mon to Fri 3:45pm-6:00pm
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Cincinnati
600 Dalton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45203
www.bgcgc.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Cincinnati fosters the academic, social and physical development of children, ages 6-18, with special emphasis on youth from disadvantaged circumstances.  With 12 sites throughout Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, thousands of children are provided with nationally recognized programming every day, including educational assistance and tutoring, physical activity and nutrition education, and service-learning, and given the opportunity to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Volunteer Coordinator: Rachel Arnold / rarnold@bgcgc.org / 513- 421-8909 ext. 19
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: School Site Homework Assistant - Monday – Thursday 3:00p - 4:30p   Work with students one-on-one or in small groups to help them complete their daily homework assignments.  Subject areas vary. Please visit our website to access the volunteer application, a list of Club locations and other volunteer opportunities.
Minimum Time: 3 hours per month

Boys Hope Girls Hope
1725 Riverside Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45202
www.cincinnatibhgh.org

How do I get there? Car
Mission Statement: To help academically capable and motivated children, in need, to meet their full potential by providing familial homes, moral discipline, education and enrichment programs.
Volunteer Coordinator: Brett DeHekker / bdehekker@bhgh.org / 314-956-8777
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: M-F 3-5pm; 6-10pm
Minimum Time Commitment: No minimum

Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio
100 East 8th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
ccswoh.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: Catholic Charities serves refugees who come to the United States through the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Most refugees come from extreme poverty, violence, or religious and political persecution in their homelands; seeking a better life for themselves and their families. The goal is to strengthen our community by assisting these New Americans so that refugees, migrants and people on the move are treated with dignity, respect, welcome and belonging.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Mike Dutle / mdutle@ccswoh.org / 513- 521-1745
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: A teacher’s assistant is needed to help adult refugees develop enough literacy and language to take care of themselves and their families in the United States, and to obtain meaningful employment. A Refugee services assistant is to bring refugees to a position of self-dependence and provide on-going support as needed, to steer them in the wise way.  An Immigration Assistant will assist with documentation and paper trails required to apply for citizenship. A Homemaking/Daily Life Coach is desired to empower refugees to maintain their household by developing needed skills.  A Medical Companion is needed to accompany refugees to medical appointments and assure promptness and the quality of service.  Activities include communicating with hospital personnel and serving as advocate, being with them and accompanying them from site to site in the same facility, keeping refugees safe and responding to needs as they arise, intercultural exchange, familiarizing refugees to the US and appreciating their culture. An Employment Training Assistant assists the Coordinator with employment services such that refugees obtain and retain employment.  Sample activities include finding positions (on-line), assists with orientation, familiarize with transportation, filing, data entry, and client interaction.
Minimum Time: 2 hours per week

Cincinnati Union Bethel
300 Lytle Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.cinunionbethel.org.

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: to provide supportive services and education that assist women, children, families, and communities to realize their greatest potential.
Volunteer Coordinator: Kerry Kester / kkester@cinunionbethel.org / 513-768-6930
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Work in one of our 4 Head Start Programs or with Women in the Anna Louise Inn.
Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per month

Cincinnati Gospel Mission:
Volunteerism Cause - Youth Development: Tutoring & Mentoring

http://citygospelmission.org/tutoring/

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: Breaking the cycle of poverty and despair... one life at a time. 
Volunteer Coordinator: Doug Dunlap / ddunlap@citygospelmission.org / 513-345-1038
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutor at-risk elementary aged children in the great Cincinnati area during the academic school year. 
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Community Services YMCA
1105 Elm St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.myY.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Volunteer Coordinator: Claire Daugherty / cdaugherty@myY.org / 513-246-3232
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring: Weekdays: 2-6pm. Mentoring: Flexible. Office Work: Weekdays 9-5
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Covington Mentoring Program
25 E 7th Street
Covington, KY 41011
www.mycovingtonpartners.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: Our mission is to inspire and prepare our students to excel academically and personally.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Renee Mains / renee.mains@covington.kyschools.us / 859-392-3188
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Mentor elementary students over lunch - Monday-Friday for 30 minutes between 10:45a.m.-12:30 / m.  Mentor middle or high school students - Monday-Friday for 60 minutes between 8:00a.m.-3:00 / m.  Mentor middle or high school students in the evenings/weekends if volunteer is 21 or older, has valid driver's license, proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record.
Minimum Time: 1 hour per week

Dayton YMCA Teen Center
625 2nd Ave
Dayton, KY 41074
http://www.ymcaonline.org/

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: To put Christian principals into practice through programs that help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Volunteer Coordinator: Justine Ryan / jbanks@cincinnatiymca.org / 330-559-9443
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students M-TH 3-7. Mentoring Students M-TH 3-7 & F-4-8. Supervising & Leading Games M-TH 3-7. Supervising Field Trips F 3-7. Supervising Activities M-TH 3-7
Minimum time commitment: 1 hour per week

DePaul Cristo Rey High School
1133 Clifton Hills Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45220
http://www.depaulcristorey.org/

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 17, 39)
Mission Statement: DePaul Cristo Rey High School, sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, provides an opportunity for young women and men with economic need to obtain  a Catholic, college preparatory education made affordable through an innovative  Corporate Work Study Program. In a safe, nurturing environment, the school strives  to develop the full potential of each student spiritually, academically, physically and  emotionally in an atmosphere of mutual respect.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Pat Brennan / pat.brennan@depaulcristorey.org / 513-861-0600 ext. 402
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 3:30-4:30 or 5:00 (tutor preference)
Minimum Time: 2 hours per month

ECOGIC National Women Mission
3594 Haven Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

How do I get there? Walk, Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 46/78)
Mission Statement: to empower families with the Gospel though education,trainings and networking with  community agencies that share this vision.
Volunteer Coordinator: Gail Joiner / gail_joiner@hotmail.com / 513-221-4840
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students: M-F 2:30-5:30. Clerical Duties: 8:30-6:00
Minimum Time Commitment: 5+ Hours per week

Economics Center
90 West Daniels
UC Campus
www.economicscenter.org

How do I get there? Walk, Bike, Drive
Mission Statement: To equip educators and students in the K-12 environment with decision making skills in relation to economics and financial education.
Volunteer Coordinator: Val Krugh / valerie.krugh@uc.edu / 513-556-2949
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Dependant on the project
Minimum Time Commitment: 4 hours per week

English & Acculturation Services
200 McFarland
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.lifepointsolutions.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 17,18,19)
Mission Statement:  We teach  English, literacy, acculturation and civics for adult refugees and immigrants from around the world.
Volunteer Coordinator: Mary Joan Reutter / mreutter@lifepointsolutions.org / 513-354-5714
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Teaching ESOL, tutoring and computer lab monitoring. M-TH 9-7 pm
Minimum time commitment: 2 hours per week

FamiliesFORWARD at Bond Hill Academy
1510 California Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45237
http://www.familiesforward.net/

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: FamiliesFORWARD helps children develop the attitudes and behaviors necessary to become productive, independent and responsible citizens through a school-based, family-centered program.
Volunteer Coordinator: Hanna Cravens / hannacravens@familiesforward.net / 513-363-7928
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students: Monday-Thursday 8 am-5 pm.
Minimum Time: 1 hour per week

Heartprints, Inc.
3166 Penrose Place
Cincinnati, Ohio 45211
www.heartprints.org

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: to gather, rally & mobilize game changing community impact efforts for people to live an energizing, significant, and successful life.
Volunteer Coordinator: Brian Siegel / brian@heartprints.org / 513-295-3533
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring M-F 3 to 6. Outreach & Marketing
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Imani Family Center
45 Mulberry Street
Cincinnati OH 45202
www.imanifamilycenter.org

How do I get there:  Walk, Bike, Car, Metro Rt. 1X- 12X, Rt.17X
Mission Statement:
We will provide programs and assistance to children, youth, parents  and individuals in the community in areas including, but not limited  to education, tutoring, health, group homes, employment, counseling,  after school support, financial support; and seek grants and other  funding sources to engage in community and economic development in the  public interest.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Joshua Enoch / joshuaenoch84@gmail.com / 513-295-0656
Volunteer Tasks & Hours:
Tutoring students in literacy skills including reading, writing and critical thinking. - Monday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday 3:00-3:45p
Minimum Time Commitment:
3 hours per week

Loveland Initiative
11020 S. Lebanon Road
Loveland, OH 45140
lovelandinitiative.com

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: Our Mission is to educate and assist low-income children and their families, in the Loveland City School District.
Volunteer Coordinator: Terri Rogers / trogers7@fuse.net / 513-677-1057
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring students - Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:20pm-4:20pm & 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Minimum Time: 4 hours per week

Making Sense of Language Arts
4714 Chickering Avenue
Cincinnat, OH 45232
makingsenseoflanguagearts.com

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 47)
Mission Statement: Making Sense of Language Arts is committed to eliminating the literacy gap, teaching children to read, write and comprehend through multi-sensory tutoring from competent and caring volunteers!
Volunteer Coordinator:  Linda Wihl / makingsenseoflanguagearts.com / 513-477-3428
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Kindergarten readiness testing: Using the Kaufman Survey of Early Academic Skills qualified volunteers (early childhood major with training provided) will test in-coming kindergartners for readiness.  Each session will last 2-3 hours and each hour you will test 2-3 students.  (The coordinator will score the tests.) This will occur during last August, early September while we evaluate 125-200 students in the schools we serve. This testing helps us make referrals to the principal for those children needing more intervention that the tutoring program can provide in one hour a week and determines which students are qualified for weekly tutoring with Making Sense of Language Arts.
Minimum Time: 5+ hours per week

Mt. Washington School
3401 Edwards Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
www.mtwashingtonschool.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 4)
Mission Statement:  to provide the highest quality education in order for our students to achieve academically.
Volunteer Coordinator: Ilene Hayes / hayesil@cps-k12.org / 513-363-3835
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Data Entry: M-F 12-3. Tutoring Students: M-F 10-1. Special Event Help: As needed
Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per month

Northside School
5920 Hamilton Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45223

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 17)
Mission Statement: To empower discouraged and burdened people to improve their quality of life through opportunities for education, community service and employment.
Volunteer Coordinator: Charlene Dalton / 513-546-8954
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students T-F 9:30-1:30, Answering phones T-F 9:30-1:30, Social Service Help M-F 9-3. Grant Writing flexible.
Minimum time commitment: 5+ hours per week

One Way Farm Children's Home
6131 River Rd.
Fairfield, OH 45014
www.onewayfarm.org

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: To stop the cycle of child abuse and provide a loving environment for the children we serve, so that they may grow in mind, spirit and body. One Way Farm was founded in 1976 by Barbara Condo as a non-profit organization committed to caring for abused, abandoned and neglected children ages 6-18. Our goal is to break the cycle of abuse, and to help each child develop a normal and productive life. We assist children who need a shoulder to lean on, warm shelter, and insight into their problems through comprehensive services. At present, our services range from temporary housing to long-term placement.
Volunteer Coordinator: Ronda Croucher /  rcroucher@onewayfarm.org / 513-829-3276
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring children - Monday-Friday (flexible) 3-5p  Mentoring children - Monday-Friday (flexible) 7-9p, Saturdays & Sundays(flexible) - after 10a until 9p  Special activities - same as mentoring  Groundskeeping/gardening - flexible, based on UC student schedule  Organizing at the Thrift Store - flexible, based on UC student schedule.
Minimum Time: 2 hours per month

Our Daily Bread
1730 Race Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.ourdailybread.us

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 78/46/64)
Mission Statement:  Our Daily Bread is an Over-the-Rhine (Cincinnati, Ohio) ministry of hospitality dedicated to serving the needs of the neighborhood residents and those who frequent the area.
Volunteer Coordinator: Melissa Back / melissa@ourdailybread.us / 513-621-6364
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Kids Club Mentor W&TH 2:30-5. Computer Lab Assistant M 1:30-2:30 & W 12:30-2:30
Minimum time commitment: 1 hour per week

Parents Educating Awesome Kids
2120 Vine St
Cincinnati, OH 45202
parentseducatingawesomekids.org

How do I get there?  Drive, Metro
Mission Statement:
Our mission is to eradicate the thought that special needs children can not be functional in today's society. Our organization just started this year in April. We will also be working hand in hand with some of the children’s parents to empower them on community resources and community involvement to help in children’s development and to help increase parent involvement in the school.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Felicia Harris / peakkids1@gmail.com / 513-544-4166
Volunteer Tasks and Hours: On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9am to 12noon , we will be working with the children in the classrooms to help with class work such as reading math and science and on Saturdays we will be working with the children outside of the school to teach them to be independent for example we will do some grocery shopping, go bowling to help those that have difficulties with socialization, in the spring months we will do some gardening to teach healthy eating habits etc.
Minimum Time Commitment:
5+ hours per month

Parents for Public Schools of Greater Cincinnati
1821 Summit Road
Cincinnati, OH 45237
http://www.ppsgc.org/

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: Work on a project with a non-profit agency in delivering two presentations to Spanish speaking parents with children attending public schools.  This individual will present information in Spanish to parents on various topics, such as how to become an Advocate for their children and Ant-Bullying.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Vickie Mc Mullen / vmcmullen@fuse.net / 513-545-8605
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: The two presentations will be one hour and because this is a new initiative, one will be in the Afternoon and one in the evening. At this time, there will only be two presentations, if they are successful, there could be additional presentations developed.  Must be fluent in Spanish and able to deliver presentations in Spanish.
Minimum Time: 2 hours per month

Santa Maria Community Services
617 Steiner Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45204
http://www.santamaria-cincy.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 32)
Mission Statement: Literacy Center West is a program of Santa Maria Community Services and provides tutoring to GED students 17 years old and older. It operates Mon - Thurs, 10:00a - 1:00p at the LCW office, 3208 Warsaw Avenue, 45205 (Administration office is on Steiner. Agency information will be mailed.  A volunteer application for this opportunity can be accessed at www.litcenterwest.org
Volunteer Coordinator: Gladys Bell / gladys.bell@santamaria-cincy.org / 513-557-2730 ext. 415
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring students
Minimum Time: 3 hours per week 

Su Casa Hispanic Center 
7036 Fairpark Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45216
http://ccswoh.org/services/sucasa/

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 78/41)
Mission Statement:  To both fulfill the needs of our clients while also encouraging them to become empowered and proactive members of society.
Volunteer Coordinator: Laura Brinson / lbrinson@catholiccharitiesswo.org / 513-761-1588
Volunteer Tasks & Times: Assist Bi-lingual Caseworkers: M-F 9 to 5 and Sun10 to 3. Teach ESL or Computer Skills: flexible; classes meet for two hours a week for 10 weeks.Tutoring bi-lingual kids: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons from 3:30-5:00.
Minimum time commitment: 2 hours per week.

US Bank Boys & Girls Club
3504 Washington Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
www.bgcgc.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 43/46)
Mission Statement: To create hope opportunity and foster civic engagement by enabling all young people, especially those who need us most, where they need us most, to reach their full potential as productive caring responsible citizens.
Volunteer Director: Kelly Williams / kwilliams@bgcgc.org / 513-961-3113
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Females for mentoring Tuesdays 4-6pmKitchen help daily 4:30-5:30pm. Tutors 3x per week 4-5 pm Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

VISIONS Community Services
425 Ezzard Charles Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203
www.visionscs.org

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 1/49)
Mission Statement: to enable young teen mothers to remain in school.
Volunteer Coordinator: Denise Steward / dsteward@visionscs.org / 513-651-2229
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Working w/ children: Mon-Fri 9-12 & 3-5. Assembling equipment: Thur and Fri 9:30-4:30. Answering phones: Mon-Fri 12:30-2:30
Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per week

Washington United Church of Christ
2950 Sidney Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45225
washingtonucc.org

How do I get there? Walk, Bike Drive, Bus
Mission Statement:
Washington United Church of Christ is a partnership with Camp Washington to create a community that is safe and clean, where people have enough food, decent housing, opportunities for education and work, and live in an environment that nurtures all families. Washington United Church of Christ's mission is to help make that vision reality by doing what Jesus taught - to minister together with our neighbors in ways that improve lives physically, emotionally and spiritually.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Kendra Pressley / wuccvista@outlook.com / 513-541-7757
Volunteer Tasks and Hours
: Tutoring Students with Homework Club Afterschool Tutoring Program Monday-Thursday from 4:15-5:30
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

WAVE Foundation
One Aquarium Way
Newport, KY 41071
www.wavefoundation.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive
Mission Statement: WAVE strives to excite, engage and educate our communities about the wonders of marine life and the importance of conserving and protecting our environment.
Volunteer Coordinator: Jenny Greber / jgreber@wavefoundation.org / 859-815-1441
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Open Hours 10-6, Intern opportunities
Minimum time commitment: 5+ hours per month

Wesley Chapel Mission Center
76 East McMicken Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.wcmconline.org

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Route (17)
Mission Statement: We serve our Over-the-Rhine community by witnessing to Christ's constant healing presence through spiritual nourishment, educational programs, and collaboration with the community.
Volunteer Coordinator: Tracy Kopulos / wcmcvolunteers@fuse.net / 513-721-6204
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Working with Children: Mon-Thurs 2-5. Tutoring: Sat 10-12
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Winton Place Youth Center
4609 North Edgewood Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45232
www.wpyouthcenter.net

How do I get there? Bike, Drive, Bus (Route 43)
Mission Statement: to make a positive difference in the lives of these children, both now and for the future.
Volunteer Coordinator: Jason Bernstein / jasonriley4@gmail.com / 513-681-8004
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutoring Students: M-F 2-6:00, flexible. Group Leading: M-F 4-6:00, flexible. Clean-up: M-F 11-1:00 or 5-6:00, flexible. Snack Prep: M-F 1:30-4:30
Minimum Time Commitment: No minimum

YMCA “ Black & Latino Achievers”
2488 Madison Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
www.cincinnatiymca.org/our-ys/branches/black-and-latino-achievers

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 69)
Mission Statement: "Youth Development"  "Healthy Living"   "Social Responsibility"
Volunteer Coordinator: Mario Rodriguez / mrodriguez@cincinnatiymca.org / 513-363-9027
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Tutor High Scholl Juniors and Seniors: Flexible. Bilingual Spanish Tutoring: Flexible
Minimum Time Commitment: 4 hours per month