Below are one-time volunteer opportunities for the Summer. If you are interested in volunteering for a particular event, simply contact the person listed at the end of each entry to make sure they still need volunteers. This list is updated weekly, so check back often for updates.
If you are interested in Ongoing Summer Volunteer Opportunities, please click here to learn more about three Summer Enrichment Programs involving tutoring youth.
Who - Cardinal Glennon Children's Foundation.
What - Volunteers are needed to assist with all aspects of the Bob Costas Benefit night fundraiser.
When - Saturday, May 23rd 6:00 - 11:00pm.
Where - Fox Theatre ***WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE!***
Contact - Colleen Dolnick at Colleen_Dolnick@ssmhc.com or 314-678-3365.
Who - LifeBridge Partnership Summer Camp, for youth with disabilities.
What - Volunteers are needed to assist youth with disabilities with adaptive activities, being a camper shadow, or other camp duties.
When - Tuesday, May 26 - Friday, May 29, anytime 9am-4pm.
Where - 6727 Langley Ave. (click here for directions)
Contact - Heather Ward at 314-989-1188 ext. 107 or complete the online application here.
Who - Battle for the Boot
What - Volunteers are needed to help sort this year's shoe collection.
When - Friday, May 29 and Friday, June 6 from anytime between 1-4pm
Where - 3100 Washington Blvd, Earhart Hall, on the corner of Compton and Washington (click here for directions)
*****Within Walking Distance!*****
Contact - Yvonne McCool at 314-977-8957 or email@example.com
Who - Haven of Grace, a transitional housing program for single women and their children.
What - Volunteers are needed to assist with a Mom's Day Out, providing child care for our residents while they participate in a much-deserved day out!
When - Saturday, May 30th from 9am-2:30pm.
Where - 1225 Warren St. (click here for directions)
Contact - Sherri Mejia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who - The Grove Community Investment and Development.
What - Volunteers are needed to work at our community summer festival and concert, Indihop.
When - Saturday, May 30th anytime 8am-8pm.
Where - Manchester Ave. between Kingshighway and Vandeventer
Contact - Gelinda Connell at 314-262-4082 or email@example.com.
Who - Arthritis Foundation.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Juvenile Arthritis Cabin Fever Picnic. Assist with set-up, children's activities, check-in, and clean-up.
When - Saturday, May 30th anytime 11am-5pm.
Where - Buder Park, 215 Valley Park Rd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Karen Shoulders at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June and July
Who - Youth Learning Center.
What - Volunteers are needed to help staff canvas the neighborhood for The Biome, YLC's new charter school. Hand out flyers and applications to residents in the Central West End and surrounding areas. Lunch and drinks provided!
When - Wednesday, June 3rd 9am-2pm.
Where - Meet at the YLC office, 4471 Olive St. (click here for directions)
Contact - Anna Boston at 314-531-9916, ext. 25 or email@example.com.
Who - Christian Friends of New Americans.
What - Pre-med and health students are needed for our free monthly health clinic for immigrants, assisting with health screenings, vision/dental exams, nutrition education, etc.
When - Saturday, June 6 and Saturday, July 25 from 9:00am-12:30pm.
Where - 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Laura Brink at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who - Annie Hope, providing children who have experienced the death of a parent with bereavement and counseling services.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Camp Courage, a fun-filled, exciting experience for children who have lost a parent. Assist with any and all aspects of this weeklong camp, including as camp counselors, arts and crafts assistants, outdoor adventure coordinators, and more! Training provided!
When - Two Camps Saturday, June 6 - Friday, June 12th or Saturday, June 13th - Friday, June 19th.
Where - Camp Wartburg, Waterloo, IL (click here for directions)
Contact - Kylie McCarver at 314-965-5015 or email@example.com.
Who - Asbury United Parish, located in the Ville nighborhood.
What - Volunteers are needed for as campus counselors for our youth summer camp on-site from July 6-July 30, Monday- Friday, 9 am- 3pm. Campers will take part in academic and enrichment activities throughout the day. The camp will also include field trips and a week-long focus on soccer. Lunch will be served daily to campers and Camp Counselors.
When - Any day July 6 - 30.
Where - 4001 Maffit Ave. (click here for directions)
Contact - Pastor Ivan James at (314) 825-1095 or firstname.lastname@example.org.