Refugee Support, Lifting up

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Varies/ once a week 3 hr. per day. or once a month
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

There are three opportunities:
1.Team Refugee : Join a trained group of volunteers, that are matched with a family for 6 months. Practice Englis, or general life skills. Group effort- once a week 3 hrs per day.
2.Parent Engagement Club: Focus on different topics to help parents better understand our public school system to advocate for their children. Meet once a month form 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at Presbyterian Church.
3. Join the International club at Sandia High or Van Buren on Wednesday or Thursday after school to help with home work or tutoring one -on- one.

Skills Needed: 
Human Resources/Leadership Development
Process Improvement
Areas of Interest: 
Immigrants and Refugees
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

This will impact Refugee and Immigrant families who want to improve their English and become productive citizens . Students need support to keep up with their peers and engaged in the community.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Is This a Group Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

Training and support.

Additional Requirements: 

Relaible-Caring. May need to drive students home.

Last Updated: Feb 21 2020
Address of Project Site
2010 Bridge Blvd. SW
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 724-4634


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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