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Current Volunteer Opportunities

 

Check this page for highlighted needs in the community. 
See our newsletter for more opportunities.

May/summer

Urban Arts Festival

  • The Urban Arts Festival is a FREE community event organized by the Utah Arts Alliance.
  • The festival is held at the Gateway Mall, Saturday, July 19 from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.
  • For a list of volunteer positons and to sign up to volunteer, please visit their website.
  • If you have any additonal questions, please contact Lesly Beck (contact form available on the website)

Muscular Dystrophy Association Summer Camp

  • The summer camp is held at Camp Roger in Kamas, Utah.
  • Volunteers are need August 9th-14th (camp ages 12-17) and August 14th-19th (camp ages 6-11).
  • Volunteers must be at least 16 years old and able to lift and care for people between the ages of 6-17,
  • Counselors will help with daily activities such as: eating, bathing, dressing, and recreational activities.
  • Please see their flyer for more information.
  • To apply, fill out their volunteer interest form and email it to Kuulei Amado at lamado@mdausa.org.

 

 

Ongoing Opportunities 

Cottonwood High School Tutoring

  • Tutoring in Math, English, History, Science, & Social Sciences. 
  • Volunteers are needed from 9AM - 3:30 PM.
  • For more information and to volunteer, please contact Justeena Masina at justeena.masina@gmail.com.

Promise South Salt Lake Neighborhood Centers

  • Utah International School: located at 350 East Baird Circle
    • 3:15 to 6:15 p.m. Monday-Friday.
    • One to two times per week in any subject area working with 7-10th grades.
    • To get started, contact Elizabeth Bunker at 801.520.7175 or ebunker@utahinternational.org.
  • Granite Park Junior High: located at 3031 South 200 East
    • 2:45 to 5:15 p.m. Monday-Thursdays.
    • Any subject area working with 7-9th grades.
    • To get started, contact Adrienne Buhler at 801.633.5355 or abuhler@southsaltlakecity.com.
  • Roosevelt Elementary: located at 3225 South 800 East
    • 3:45 to 5:45 p.m. Monday-Thursdays.
    • Help with general homework, reading, and club activities.
    • To get started, contact Christie Gehrke at 801.828.8219 or cgehrke@southsaltlakecity.com.

Maliheh Free Clinic 

  • Maliheh Free Clinic is for those who have no insurance and cannot qualify for Medicare or Medicaid.
  • Volunteer positions include:  Nurses, EMT, CNA’s MA’s, phlebotomists, Spanish interpreters, Resource and Office.
  • Two time shifts are available:  The Morning shift is 8:45 – 12:30 and the afternoon shift is 12:45 – 4:30.  Open Monday-Thursday.
  • Contact Tammy Garfield, volunteer coordinator at 801-266-3700 option 2 or by email at vcoordinator@malihehfreeclinic.org.

PAL Boxing Center/South Salt Lake

  • Opportunity to be a tutor, mentor, or guest facilitatory.
  • For more information about the volunteer positions please see this handout.
  • If you would like to be a tutor or guest facilitator, please contact Dustin Permann at dpermann@southsaltlakecity.com.
  • If you would like to be a mentor, please contact Sana Vakalhi at sfinau@southsaltlakecity.com.

Volunteer with Promise South Salt Lake

  • Volunteer opportunities include mentoring, tutoring, reading club, soccer refereeing, chaperoning for fun field trips, help running sports activities, boxing coaching and other recreational activities.
  • Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
  • Contact Domoina Voniarisoa at 801-466-3238 or dvoniarisoa@southsaltlakecity.com.

 

For more volunteer opportunities see our current newsletter.

 

Last updated 5/7/2014