One-Time Volunteer Opportunities
Below are one-time and ongoing volunteer opportunities for the Summer. If you are interested in volunteering, 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.
Who - Shakespeare Festival in Forest Park
What - Volunteers are needed to help with a variety of tasks assosicated with the annual Shakepeare Festival production in Forest Park. This year's performance is Antony and Cleopatra.
When - May 22 - June 14, performances start at 8pm
Where - Forest Park, Shakespeare Glen near the Art Museum (click here for a map)
Contact - To volunteer, follow this link. For more information, please contact Jacob Farmer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 314-531-9800, ext. 113
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 - Warrior Fest 2015
What - This is an outdoor concert and fundraising event with the H.E.R.O.E.S. Care program, a local organization dedicated to helping out the military and their families.
When - Saturday, June 6. Various shifts between 11am and 11pm
Where - Big Daddy's in Soulard, 1000 Sidney St (click here for directions)
Contact - Krystal Poehl at firstname.lastname@example.org
Who - St. Francis Community Services - Southside.
What - Volunteers are needed for summer day-camp counselors for our youth summer camp anytime June 15th - July 10th, Monday- Friday, 9am - 3pm. Volunteers will assist with the running of activities, educational sessions, tutoring, field trips, and more! Meals provided.
When - Any day June 15th - July 10th.
Where - 4172 Delor St. (click here for directions)
Contact - Jennifer Carrillo, email@example.com.
Who - Asbury United Parish, located in the Ville nighborhood.
What - Volunteers are needed as campus counselors for our youth summer camp on-site from July 6-July 30, Monday- Friday, 9am - 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.