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Harrisonburg-Rockingham Child Day Care Center Day Care Volunteer Service-Learners will be interacting with children by reading to them, playing games, participating in art activities and supervising playground or classroom activities; may be asked to help classroom teachers with cleaning of toys and classroom. DISTANCE FROM JMU: .8 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Spotswood Elementary- Exceptional Education Early Childhood/Disabled Spotswood Elementary has an opportunity for service-learners to work in one-on-one and small group situations with classroom assistance and tutoring for children of pre-school age as well as K-4 with special education needs. Within walking distance from campus. Www.harrisonburg.k12.va.us/swood/main.html Distance from JMU = 0.8 miles Approx. Travel Time = 2 mins.. Hours: M-F 8:30am-3:30pm Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Plains Area Day Care Program Day Care Volunteer Plains Area Day Care Program is a United Way sponsored agency that provids childcare for children 3 weeks to 12 years old. Service-learners will work one-on-one with children, help with art activities, read stories, play games, and help the teacher with general care of the children. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 13.7 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (preschool), 3 - 6 p.m. (5-12 yrs.) Broadway Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Shenandoah Valley Migrant Education Program Tutor Service Learners should be ready to invest a small amount of time to be a positive influence and friend to a migrant student. Tutors will attend an orientation session to the SVMEP tutoring program, then will be matched with a migrant student from a school in Harrisonburg City or Rockingham County (K-12). The tutors will plan and execute short educational activities to help their student in his or her specific areas of need (reading, math, aquiring English, study skills, etc.) and will meet with their student at least 2 hours a week.. Tutors will regularly report the progress of the tutorial to the SVMEP tutor coordinator via email. www.svmep.jmu.edu Distance from JMU: 1.6 miles. Hours: 1 hour block at same time twice a week. (Days may vary) Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Dayton Learning Center Tutoring/ Mentoring in Alternative Education Dayton Learning Center is committed to improving literacy levels among area middle and high school students. Service learners will have the opportunity to be tutorial assistants for individuals or in small groups in a classroom setting in subject areas such as math, writing, reading, history, or is working towards a high school diploma. This is a really good placement for secondary education majors, psychology, and social work as it is an alternative school. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 4.2 MILES. Hours: 8:45-2:15 pm Dayton Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
biglinkm@dukes.jmu.edu
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Lacey Springs Elementary School Classroom Mentor Service learners will have the opportunity to be a teacher's helper assisting children with math and reading skills as well as putting up bulletin boards, helping with crafts etc. ESL tutoring help is also needed. If teachers do not need helpers, volunteers can assist in the school library. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 9.1 MILES. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:15-11:30 and 12:15-1:30 Bridgewater Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Avante Nursing Home Activity Director Service-learners visit with residents one on one, assist prep work for activities and transporting residents to and from events and during events and trip outings. Distance from JMU: 1.1 miiles. Hours: Sun.-Sat. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Valley Mission After School Tutoring Volunteers work with children (both preschool aged and school aged) ; this includes homework help, reading to the children, craft activities, etc. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 26.7. Hours: Mon. - Th. 3p.m. - 5 p.m. Staunton Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Harrisonburg Health and Rehabilitation Center Volunteer Service opportunities include reading, playing games, taking patients outside, helping with outings, crafts etc. At least 10 hrs preferred. Www.mfa.net/harrisonburg Distance From JMU: 1.2 Miles. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-12pm, 2pm-5:45pm, 7pm-8pm Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Harrisonburg Senior Center "Meals on Wheels" Deliverer Service learner will deliver meals to 8-12 clients and must have own transportation. Meal delivery routes consist of approximately 10 individuals. Distance from JMU: 1.1 miles. Hours: Monday- Friday 9-11 am Harrisonburg Location Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Virginia Quilt Museum Greeter/Data Entry/Exhibit Installation Service opportunities include greeting people, counting the number of people entering, taking admission fees, and assisting in the gift shop (cash register). Www.vaquiltemuseum.org DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.46 miles. Hours: Tues. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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White Birch Communities Activities Assistance & Interaction Service opportunities include walking or wheeling residents outside, bingo, arts and crafts, exercise instructors, sing-a-longs, parties, games, piano playing, music groups. Www.whitebirchcommunities.com Distance From JMU: 6.2 Miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9am -5pm. (Every other weekends) Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Montevideo Middle School Special Education Tutor Service learners will tutor students and/or work with small groups or individuals with opportunities in all subject areas. Duties include monitoring the classroom and possibly working one-on-one with a special needs student. More direction from coordinating teacher. Www.rockingham.k12.va.us/mms/index.html Distance from JMU = 8.3 miles, 17 mins.. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Penn Laird Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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SPCA Pet Socializer Socialize pets awaiting adoptions through enrichment programs and humane training techniques DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.4 miles. Hours: Mon-Sat 10:30-3:30pm, Wed. 5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Spotswood Elementary School Volunteer Support students academically in the classroom. DISTANCE FROM JMU: .5 MILES. Hours: Mon- Fri 8:30am-3:30pm Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Stone Spring Elementary Volunteer Reader Service-learners will read to kindergarten students. Distance from JMU: 2.18 miles, 5 minutes. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:50 a.m. - 11:10 am, 1-2 times a week Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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WVPT Public Television Kids Book Festival Service learners will assist with stuffling, labeling, database work, etc. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.9 miles. Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Wilbur Pence Middle School Classroom Volunteers Service-learners work with clubs and tutor students in all areas, especially reading & math, ESL for Spanish and Russian students. TOTAL DISTANCE FROM JMU: 4.2 MILES. Hours: Mon - Fri. 1:00-3:05 pm (even days- at 11:25) Dayton Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
biglinkm@dukes.jmu.edu
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Western State Hospital Physical or Occupational Therapist Shadow Western State Hospital is a state psychiatric hospital working to provide safe and effective individualized treatment in a recovery focused enviornment. Service-learners will be assigned to a Physical or Occupational Therapist to observe and complete clerical work. Service-learners will work in classes or on the ward depending upon the schedule of the therapist. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 25 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. Variable Hours Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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The Arc Canteen Activities Assistant The ARC Canteen Program provides fun and entertaining recreational activities for teenagers and adults with developmental disabilities. Service learners will mingle with attendees and assist with evening activities including dances and large group games. Www.hrarc.org DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.66 MILES. Hours: Fridays 6:30 - 8:45 p.m. Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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Pleasant Valley Elementary School Tutor/Teachers Assistant Assist teacher in the classroom, tutor individual or small groups of students, help with projects, bulletin boards etc. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.9 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 12:45-2:45 (3rd-5th) Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community Life Enrichment Assitant Work one-on-one with residents engaging them through conversation and meaningful activities. Hours: 40 hours or more Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Virginia Cooperative Extension Program Planning Assistant-Nutrition & Food Safety Service learners will assist with program planning with nutrition and food safety programming - great for students interested in dietetics! Www.ext.vt.edu DISTANCE FROM JMU: 4.4 miles. Hours: Varies Mon-Fri Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Bridgewater Child Care Center Day Care Service learners are needed for before and after school assistants and tutoring. Duties include playing with kids and helping with arts and crafts, varied activities, games, crafts, and outdoor play are made available. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 9.5 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 3:15 - 6 p.m. Bridgewater Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Bridgewater Retirement Community Volunteer Services Assistant Making a difference starts with you! Come spend time with a JMU Alumni in the Volunteer Services Office. In an effort to work more effectively with students, we need Volunteers to help update information in our new Volunteer software. In addition, Volunteer Service assistants will work on strengthening connections between JMU and Bridgewater Retirement Community. Distance From JMU: 7.3 Miles www.brc-online.org. Hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays Bridgewater Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Brookdale at Harrisonburg Activities Assistance Volunteer Service opportunities include assisting with leisure activities and special events, participate in activities with residents such as planting flowers, going on walks, playing cards, cooking, baking, happy hour, dancing, writing letters, anything you would enjoy also. Distance from JMU: 2.4 miles. Hours: 10-12am and 1-6pm. Saturday and Sunday 10am -12am and 1-2pm Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Mountain View Elementary School Classroom Assistant Mountain View is one of Rockingham's newest elementary school and service learners will have the opportunity to assist the teacher with activities and programs in the classroom. Opportunities include one on one tutoring. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.2 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Elkton Elementary School Classroom Helper and Tutor Service learners will assist a teacher in their classroom, from reading to and managing children to basic one-on-one tutoring in various subjects and mentoring them throughout the semester. Distance from JMU: 18.03 miles, 30 minutes. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Elkton Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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McGaheysville Elementary School Classroom Volunteer/Tutor collaborate with classroom teachers, may work individually or with small groups in a variety of subject areas DISTANCE FROM JMU: 10 MILES. Hours: Mon - Fri 8:15am-3:00pm McGaheysville Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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John Wayland Elementary School-Exceptional Ed. Teacher's Assistant and Tutor Service-learners will submit a schedule to the SC to send to the agency contact and the service-learner will be contacted with the scheduled times. Service learners at John Wayland will assist in classroom activities, tutoring in small groups and/or one-on-one interaction. There are opportunities available with EXED students, ESL students and for translating forms into Spanish, Russian, and Kurdish. Students will be asked if there is a specific classroom or subject they would like to help with. Email contact is preferred. Www.rockingham.k12.va.us/JWES/JWEhome.html Distance from JMU: 6.40 miles, 12 minutes. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Bridgewater Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Fort Defiance High School Teaching Assistant/Tutor Service learners may serve as teacher-assistants during classroom instruction or students may serve as tutors for students at risk in math and other SOL-tested subject areas. Volunteering at least an hour a week is recommended. Www.augusta.k12.va.us/fdhs/ TOTAL DISTANCE FROM JMU: 16 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. Fort Defiance Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
biglinkm@dukes.jmu.edu
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Friendship Industries Volunteer Program Intern Friendship Industries provides real work and training opportuntiies for persons with disabilites. Service-learners will demonstrate the ability to communicate with and help others, will follow instructions and model appropriate behavior and speech for clients. This requires staying on task to meet established project or activity deadlines and maintaining a high level of confidentiality at all times. A minimum of 20 hrs is required and volunteers are interviewed like job candidates. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.0 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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Bridgewater Retirement Community Life Enrichment Helpers Bridgewater Retirement Community has opportunities to visit with residents, help in beauty shop each weekday, play games with residents, help with feeding at mealtime, assist with restorative care (physical therapy department), take residents for wheelchair rides or walks outside. www.brc-online.org Distance From JMU: 7.3 Miles. Hours: Monday-Friday from 10:30-12:00noon or 3:30pm-5:00pm Bridgewater Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Rockingham-Harrisonburg Department of Health Office Aid The Harrisonburg Health Department provides health services for the citizens of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. Service opportunities include office filing, computer work, mailing and organizing patient charts www.thehealthdepartment.org. Distance From JMU: 0.9 Miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Keister Elementary School Tutoring/Teaching Assistant Service learners can assist with tutoring and classroom activities during the school day, preferably in the morning hours. Service Learners are expected to work atleast an hour at a time, and their hours must be spread out through the semester to provide consistency for the elementary students. DISTANCE FROM JMU: .5 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Churchville Elementary Early Childhood Classroom Assistant Service learners will help manage classroom activities, facilitating play, help make transitions throughout the school. Www.augusta.k12.va.us -- select churchville MILES FROM JMU:30.8 miles Distance from JMU = 24.2 miles Approx. Travel Time = 40 mins.. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Churchville Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Beverly Manor Elementary Pre-School Classroom Assistant Service-learners will assist a pre-school special education class to interact with preschoolers, assist with routine activities including lunch and gym and assist where needed. Students should be committed to coming once a week during the semester. Web.augusta.k12.va.us/bmes Distance from JMU = 29.8 miles Approx. Travel Time = 32 mins.. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Staunton Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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New Bridges Immigrant Resource Center Program Assistant Greet the public through the telephone and by answering the door, assist with client work as needed, help with clerical needs, support community events as needed. Must do 10 hr/wk. Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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New Directions Center Shelter Manager Assistant Internship Opportunity Service-learners will work alone or in pairs alongside the Shelter Manager to assist with managing the hotline, entering data, and performing other tasks as assigned at the shelter. Service-learners will gain firsthand experience and knowledge in working with nonprofits and will have the opportunity to have lots of discussions and learn about domestic violence and sexual assault. Great internship opportunity or service opportunity for students who need a lot of hours DISTANCE FROM JMU: 27.1 miles. Hours: Flexible Staunton Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Booksavers of Virginia Recycling paper/books Students will test paper and be involved in the process of preparing it for the recycling plant. Distance from JMU: 2.3 miles. Hours: 8am-5pm Mon-Fri Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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EJC Arboretum at JMU EJC Arboretum at JMU Landscape Worker Service-learners will assist with the general upkeep and beautification of the EJC arboretum at JMU. Typical duties consist of, but are not limited to, mulching, planting, pruning, and propagation of native plants. Help is also needed at the plant sale, possible concerts and festivals. Distance from JMU: 2.4 miles Www.jmu.edu/arboretum/main.html DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.0 miles located across the street from soccer fields on west side of campus. Hours: Tues. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Salvation Army Office Assistant Answering phones, filing, assisting with donor mailings, etc.. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.9 miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Boys & Girls Clubs Volunteer Aide There are six different locations of the BGC that you can serve at. Volunteers have two different opportunities to take part in: 1)After-School program where you get to know the children, help with homework, character-building craft programs, teen center , rec center basketball/soccer assistant (Tuesday/ Friday 6-9pm) Distance to agency: 1.5 miles 2) La Casita - Bilangual Education Bring any talents or hobbies you have with you! The after-school program truly enjoys JMU students leading their own workshop or teaching the children/teens an instrument, painting, anything you can think of! *Must get a background check and fill out online application prior to going Other BGC: Mountain View, Pleasant Valley, South River, Plains, Ottobine all under 30 minutes. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 3:00-6:30 p.m. Must commit to at least 1-2 hours per visit Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
biglinkm@dukes.jmu.edu
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Salvation Army Shelter Assistant Helping with meal services, filing, cleaning, etc.. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.9 miles. Hours: Mon-Sat (9:00A-7PM) Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Rockingham County Recreation Dept. Youth Coaches, Referees & Assistants The overall objective for the Rockingham County Recreation Department is to provide leisure services for all county residents. Service learners are needed to be coaches and referees for Soccer, Basketball, and Flag Football throughout the academic year as well as the opportunity to work with children with disabilities in a challenger soccer program. Help learn to create athletic schedules, paint soccer ,football lacrosse & softball fields as well as run various clocks. Www.rockinghamcountyva.gov TOTAL DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.9 MILES. Hours: Coach 3-5 hours/week; Referees & Assistants vary Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
biglinkm@dukes.jmu.edu
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Hugh K. Cassell Elementary Tutor, Teacher Assistant Service learners are needed for one-on-one tutoring and help with classes during the day. There is also an after school program from 3 - 5p.m. that will require one-on-one as well as group interaction.. Hours: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Waynesboro Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Still Meadows Enrichment Center and Camp Volunteer Service-Learners will provide maintenance duties and assistance with special needs friends. Hours: Anytime during business hours Linville Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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Ten Thousand Villages Fair Trade Store Sales Associate Service learners will learn about fair trade, tell customers about our store, help customers shop, restock, unpack. Www.harrisonburg.tenthousandvillages.com. Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sun. 12pm-4pm Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Churchville Elementary Teacher's Assistant Churchville Elementary has a special education classroom that serves students K-5. Service learners will assist teacher as needed and work with students in the classroom. augusta.k12.va.us-select churchville. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Churchville Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Ride with Pride Lesson Volunteer Assist clients in riding lesson/s by either side walking, leading, or spotting. Volunteers will help groom horse, tack horse up, and either lead, side walk, or spot. Volunteers do not have to have horse experience to participate. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 26.5 MILES. Hours: Typically a minimum of an hour per lesson and a maximum of 1 hour 30 min per lesson a day, with a maximum of 4 lessons a day 5 days a week. Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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Valley Associates for Independent Living Volunteer Service-learners assist with basic office duties such as answering phones, making copies, gathering supplies for presentations, organizing the library, and organizing fundraising tasks. A minimum of 30 hours is required. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.2 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
mccoyme@dukes.jmu.edu
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Harrisonburg Gift & Thrift Thrift Assistant Varied: sort, price, display merchandise; receive donations; customer service Distance from JMU: 2.3 miles. Hours: 8am-5pm M-Th; 8am-8pm F; 8am-5pm Sat. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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EJC Arboretum at JMU Educational Center Receptionist Attending to the public by selling plants, answering questions, and/or providing maps to visitors. Assisting with projects, events, schedules, etc. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.0 miles located across the street from soccer fields on west side of campus. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 8am-4pm Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Explore More Discovery Museum Children's Museum Assistant Service-learners help maintain and supervise exhibits, interact with children, some cleaning and straightening. Special qualifications or skills needed include a pleasant demeanor, flexibility, and being comfortable with children. Student volunteers for about 2.5 hour shifts DISTANCE FROM JMU: .5 MILES. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Harrisonburg Senior Center Kitchen Helper Help distribute "Meals on Wheels" meals; wash pans. Distance from JMU: 1.1 miles. Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am - 11 am Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Skyline Literacy Volunteer Outreach Assistant Create and post flyers, assist with website updating. Distance from JMU: 1.0 miles. Hours: Mon. - Thurs. flexible Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Skyline Literacy Office Assistant Assist with clerical duties such as answering the telephone, filing, and organizing. Distance from JMU: 1.0 miles. Hours: M-F daytime and evening, variable Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Skyline Literacy Computer Lab Monitor Volunteers will supervise groups of students using the computer labs and assist and monitor adult learners working on language learning or computer skills programs. Minimum computer skills needed. Distance from JMU: 1.0 miles. Hours: M-Th 10-12, 1-3; Some evenings 6-7:30 Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Cat's Cradle Cleaning Volunteer Help clean the Adoption Center and the Intake Center., minimum commitment of 6 hrs per week. Distance from JMU: 0.9 miles. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 11am-6pm, Sat. 11am-5pm Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Harrisonburg Gift & Thrift Customer Service Assistant Customer service; potential for other opportunities depending on skill set and interest. Distance from JMU: 2.3 miles. Hours: 10am-6pm M-W; 10am-7pm Th, F; 10am-4pm Sat. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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South River Elementary Classroom Assistant/Tutor Students will tutor elementary-aged children and work with small groups in a classroom setting. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 13 MILES. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Grottoes Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
cherunac@dukes.jmu.edu
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Volunteer Farm Farm/ Field Worker Service-learners will help general farm maintenance such as planting, soil maintenance, weeding, watering, maintaining and harvesting crops. Distance to JMU: 41.2 miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8am -3pm and Sat. 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Woodstock Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Volunteer Farm Volunteer Mentor A commitment to learn the above duties and pass on the skills to new volunteers. Distance to JMU: 41.2 miles. Hours: During the growing season, within the above parameters, when large groups of volunteers are scheduled (usually Saturdays). Woodstock Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Volunteer Farm Office Worker Service Learners will help with stuffing folding, stuffing and sealing newsletters. May also require counting envelopes for mailing. Distance to JMU: 41.2 miles. Hours: Monday through Saturday, once a week starting in late Jan. or Feb., through October Woodstock Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Stone Spring Elementary Pre-school Volunteer Service-learners will interact with pre-school students during center times.. Hours: 10:15 - 12:00; any day of the week Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Sunnyside Retirement Community Activities Aides Service learners will transport residents (pushing wheelchairs) to activities including Bingo, seated exercises, Bible study, and arts and crafts in Healthcare, Assisted Living and help with the activities as needed. Minimum of 20 hours per semester required. Distance from JMU: 5.5 miles. Hours: Monday - Saturday all day Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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CWS Refugee Resettlement Program Life Skills Class Volunteer Service-learners will assist the Life Skills teacher with the class. This is the easiest way to get involved at our office and it’s fun! Life Skills Class is an ESL based Cultural Orientation class which is required for all of our new arrivals. The class discusses topics like home and health, education, finances, and jobs. It’s very hands-on and the class often goes on "field trips"around town. Service-learners will pick one day a week to be involved and are expected to commit to either one semester at a time or 3 months at a time. (extended volunteer opportunities with the Life Skills class are available.) DISTANCE: 0.8 mile. Hours: Tues., Wed., Thursday, 10 am - 12 pm Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
haislimg@dukes.jmu.edu
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Cat's Cradle Lobby Attendant Greet people in the lobby, explain mission and programs to the public, monitor children with the cats, socialize cats. Minimum commitment is 6 hrs per week. Distance from JMU: 0.9 miles. Hours: Mon. - Sun. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Cat's Cradle Foster Home Provide a foster home for cats or kittens while they are being prepared for adoption. Distance from JMU: 0.9 miles. Hours: Variable Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Booksavers of Virginia Online Research Assistant Students will research books, CDs, or DVDs online for pricing. Distance from JMU: 2.3 miles. Hours: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday-Friday Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
omilecv@dukes.jmu.edu
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Harrisonburg Senior Center Social/Recreational Helper Service learner will assist in preparing arts and crafts activities/bulletin boards. Harrisonburg Location - Distance from JMU: 1.1 miles Timberville Location - Distance from JMU: 18.3 miles. Hours: Monday 9 AM-1 PM Harrisonburg Location Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
chandler.tyrrell@gmail.com
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Second Home Academic and Play Activities Helper Help with snack and room setup, work one-on-one or in small groups with students on Math, Reading and other homework needs, communicate with, and motivate children, help teachers, participate in play activities. MILES FROM JMU: 0.8 miles. Hours: Mon-Fri 6am-8am, 3pm-6pm Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
ruizesax@dukes.jmu.edu
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Second Home Office Help/Computer Programmer NOT AND EX-ED service opportunity: Help with administrative tasks including data entry, typing, mailing, filing, developing computer programs to help streamline administrative tasks. Must volunteer atleast 2 hours per week. MILES FROM JMU: 0.8 miles. Hours: Mon-Fri 1pm-6pm Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Second Home Translatosr/Interpreters Translate documents to Spanish, interpret to Spanish at front desk, help with parent surveys and other paper work. MILES FROM JMU: 0.8 miles. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 3pm-6pm Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Overcoming Barriers Mentor Overcoming Barriers serves children and adolescents with physical disabilites as they encourage phsyical activity and healthy lifestyles through positive interactions with mentors. Service-learners serve as one-on-one mentors with the children or adolescents in a wide range of programs. Distance from JMU: 0.0miles - located on campus. Hours: Variable Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Family Connection Childcare Volunteer Dinner is provided. Service-Learners will help set up, eat dinner, assist the childcare classrooms working with ages 2-12 years of age, and help break down everything at the end of the night. Service- Learnes may also potentially get an additional 2 hours by going through an online training on their own time. You must be committed to going every Tuesday for the 14 week session period. Sessions begin September 8th DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.5 MILES. Hours: Every Tuesday 5-9pm Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Churchville Elementary Afterschool- Ex Ed Afterschool remediation program Afterschool remediation program were you would be working primarily as reading and math tutors with individual students in grades K-5.. Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, 3:30- 5:00 p.m. Churchville Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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After-School Club Waterman After-School Club Assistant Students will be paired with a certified staff member at the school site to help lead activities and interact with children. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.2 MILES. Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 3:45-5:30 Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Warehouse Volunteer Pull agency orders, pack PIN (Person in Need) boxes, sort donations, pack Agency boxes, etc…. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 am-4pm. Verona Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Virginia Cooperative Extension Program Planning Assistant-Financial Literacy Service learners will assist with program planning with financial literacy programming. Great placement for finance students! Www.ext.vt.edu Distance from JMU-4.4 miles. Hours: Varies Mon-Fri Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Hugh K. Cassell Elementary Maintenance Volunteer Maintenance of the school grounds and building or help with stewardship of the facility.. Hours: 5:30 am to 9:00 pm Waynesboro Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Western State Hospital Special Activities Partner Western State Hospital is a state psychiatric hospital working to provide safe and effective individualized treatment in a recovery focused enviornment. Service-learners will participate in activities with the patients either on the unit or through the planned activities on the calendar. Service-learners will have the opportunity to develop more activities, play music for the clients and continue interacting in the previously developed activities. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 25 MILES. Hours: Mon.- Fri. 3:30 PM- 8:00 PM and weekends 10am-8pm Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
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CWS Refugee Resettlement Program Tutor for school-age children Tutoring and mentoring school-aged students and assisting with homework. Must commit to at least 36 hours over a whole semester and for the same evening(s) each week.. Hours: Mon.-Thurs, 8:45am-1:00pm (2 evenings per week, in pairs) Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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New Community Project/Vine and Fig Garden Support Work in our homestead and market garden. build permaculture systems, work with people in need. Distance from JMU: 1.32 miles. Hours: Tues and Thur 8am-4pm Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Harrisonburg High School Harrisonburg's 4T Program- Nursery Assistant 4T is a child care program at Harrisonburg High School this is free for teen parents to they can finish high school and earn their degree. The nursery is located in the high school and the children belong to the high school students. The youngest child we have is 8 weeks old and the oldest will turn 3 this month. Some of the volunteers responsibilities will include: playing with infants and toddlers, feeding babies bottles, rocking children to sleep, reading stories, changing diapers etc. TOTAL DISTANCE FROM JMU: 2.9 MILES. Hours: 7:00am-3:00pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Stone Spring Elementary Math Tutor Service-learners will help 2nd grade students during math time.. Hours: 9:00 - 10:15; any day of the week Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Gus Bus-Office of Children and Youth Bus Volunteers (MUST have car/own transportation) Hop on the bus as Gus Bus serves high need neighborhoods in Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, and Page County through two mobile literacy vehicles. These vehicles provide story time, activities, and book checkout for children. Orientation: February 4th, 2015 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in Blue Ridge Hall room 334 MUST HAVE OWN TRANSPORTATION DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.1 miles & various neighborhoods. Hours: M-F 3-8 pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Precious Gems Academy After School Tutoring & Life Skills Mentor Looking for motivated college students to tutor elementary-high school students who need positive re-enforcement, encouragement and support. Volunteers will help with their homework and assist teachers with activities. *Bilingual students are needed but not required DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.0 miles. Hours: M-TH 3:30-5:30 Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Salvage Volunteers Sort through food donations, repack bulk items, help pach REACH bags for the elderly, clean juice containers, repack fresh produce, check for expired/open product, etc…. Hours: M-F 9am-4pm Verona Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Volunteer Farm Field Worker Consists of planting, harvesting and Field maintenance. Job duties vary depending on what needs to be done at the time. All field work is supervised by our farm manager. Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-3pm, Sat 8am-12pm Woodstock Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Volunteer Farm Office Worker Help with stuffing newsletters. Included folding, stuffing and sealing. May also require counting envelopes for mailing. Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-3pm, Sat 8am-12pm Woodstock Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Skyline Literacy Community Relations Assistant Assistant Outreach Coordinator with developing funding opportunities with local businesses, providing agency information to other service organizations, other public relations duties as needed Distance from JMU: 1.0 miles. Hours: 6 to 8 hours each week, flexible Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Skyline Literacy Assistant Tutor Assist tutors in adult literacy classes, focusing on teaching English speaking and listening or citizenship skills Distance from JMU: 1.0 miles. Hours: Variable Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Valley Mission Assisting with Children's Chapel Services Service-learners will engage in reading, role playing, and arts & crafts projects based on a theme in biblical scripture with the children. Each activity is designed to engage the children in spiritual enlightenment in a fun interactive manner. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.9 miles. Hours: Thursdays 6-7 PM; Sundays 1-2 PM Staunton Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Valley Mission Life Skills Coaching Service-learners will assist with life skills group that will address topics such as hygiene, healthy relationships, money management, etc.Each topic is presented in either a power point and/or hand-out which allow for interaction with the residents. The groups are designed to connect the residents with community resources, help them identify with some personal issues, and to empower them to setting goals/priorities and being responsible. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.9 miles. Hours: Wednesday 9-11 AM Staunton Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Area 4 Special Olympics Spring Semester Basketball Skills Volunteer Service-learners will assist adults with disabilities during their basketball skills practices. No previous basketball knowledge is required. Location: Westover Park Rec. Center DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.6 MILES February 6 - March 27. Hours: Thursdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Area 4 Special Olympics Spring Semester Sports Volunteer Service-learners will assist adults with disabilities during their basketball and softball team practices. Service-learners should know background knowledge on basketball/softball in order to assist the team.. Hours: Basketball 2/5 - 3/26 from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at Cecil Gilkerson Rec Center Softball 4/2 - 5/28 from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at Montezuma Ball Park Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Area 4 Special Olympics Spring Semester Swimming Volunteer Service-learners will assist adults with disabilities during their swimming practices. No previous swimming knowledge is required. Location: Bridgewater College Pool DISTANCE FROM JMU: 9.6 MILES February 10 - April 21. Hours: Mondays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Mercy House Afterschool Tutor After school tutoring, help children with homework; Volunteers must stay full two hours and MUST COME SAME DAY every week. Only 2-3 service-learners volunteering at once. Monday-Thursday DISTANCE: 0.9 mile. Hours: 3pm-5pm Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Mercy House Daycare Providing childcare for children at the day care; Service-learners must come at the same time and day each week. Only 2 service-learners volunteering at one time. DISTANCE: 0.9 mile. Hours: 9 AM- 12PM, 12 AM-3PM, or 3PM-5 PM Mon-Fri Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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The Arc Op Shop GOLD Program Volunteer The Growing Opportunitites for Lifelong Development (GOLD) Program allows adults with disabilities to engage in community based work in the surrounding Harrisonburg area. Service-learners volunteer with these adults in the community for three hour shifts on a weekly basis. A minimum of three hours per week is required. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.52 MILES ON BUS ROUTE 2. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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The Arc Op Shop Resource and Respite Volunteer The Resource and Respite Program allows caretakers to drop off their child (variable ages) every other Friday night. Service-learners will aid in programing these sessions 2-3 hours per week along with attending all Friday night respite shifts. Service-learners will engage in individual and group activities to make the night enjoyable for the children and adults. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.52 MILES ON BUS ROUTE 2. Hours: Friday Nights and variable through the week Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Gus Bus-Office of Children and Youth Afterschool Literacy Program Assistant Helps in the After school programs at Waterman & Spotswood Elementary Schools. Activities include reading, crafts, reading activities Orientation: February 4th, 2015 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in Blue Ridge Hall room 334 DISTANCE FROM JMU: Next to ehall- 0.1 miles MUST HAVE OWN TRANSPORTATION TO SCHOOLS Spotswood: 0.3 miles & Waterman: 1.2 miles. Hours: Monday- Friday 3:30-5:30 pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Gus Bus-Office of Children and Youth In-Home Tutor Work with two with elementary aged students, assisting with homework and providing tutoring services in the child's home. Must be able to provide their own transportation to tutoring appointments. Speakers of other languages preferred, but all are welcome! MUST HAVE OWN TRANSPORTATION DISTANCE FROM JMU: varies. Hours: 3:30- 8pm *very flexible, 2 nights per week Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Western State Hospital Visiting Companion Western State Hospital is a state psychiatric hospital working to provide safe and effective individualized treatment in a recovery focused enviornment. Service-learners will act as a companion to the patients where they visit them on a consistent basis in order to help in their recovery. Service-learners will assist in games, activities, etc. depending upon the interest of their companion. Service-learners should be able to commit to 1 hour/week. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 25 MILES. Hours: Mon.- Fri. 3:30 PM- 8:00 PM and weekends 10am-8pm Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Western State Hospital Donations Room Assistant Western State Hospital is a state psychiatric hospital working to provide safe and effective individualized treatment in a recovery focused enviornment. Service-learners will work in the clothing donation room sorting variable donations. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 25 MILES. Hours: Mon.- Fri. 3:30 PM- 8:00 PM and weekends 10am-8pm Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Keister Elementary School Art Teacher Assistant Service learners can assist with art activities in the classroom and the preparation and clean-up of supplies. Service learners are expected to work at least an hour at a time during the school day or for an after school art club. Hours are TBD with teacher. DISTANCE FROM JMU: .2 MILES. Hours: 8:30-3:30, some days til 5:00 must schedule with teacher Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Fort Defiance High School Reading Buddy Service-Learners will assist below grade level students with oral reading in the classroom. TOTAL DISTANCE FROM JMU: 16 MILES. Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm Fort Defiance Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Ride with Pride Barn Worker Volunteer Grooming horses, mucking stalls, filling up water buckets, sweeping the asile way, cleaning tack, etc. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 26.5 MILES. Hours: Minimum of an hour a day. Maximum of 4 hours a day per semester/ session. Staunton Disability Services Megan McCoy
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Harrisonburg Parks & Recreation Dept. Assistant Youth Football Coach Assistant Head Coach for Youth Flag Football League DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.3 miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am - 5:00pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Harrisonburg Parks & Recreation Dept. Assistant Girl's Basketball Coach Asst head coach or lead instructor DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.3 miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am - 5:00pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Middle School Visit Program MVP Middle School Tour Guide Middle School Students will spend 3-4 hours on campus for a Welcome Session (including a very informal student panel for Q/A), Lunch (included), a short tour of campus, followed by an activity/presentation in one of several locations/departments at JMU. Greeters and Guides (using signs on sticks) Facilitators (assisting with transitions) Informal Panelists for Q/A during Welcome Sessions Unscripted Tour Guides (functional tours from point A to point B) Mentors and Role Models DISTANCE FROM JMU: On Campus. Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm (Do not need to be availible for the whole time- 60 minute blocks are OK) Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Valley Mission Front Office Assistance Volunteers answer the phone and complete light paperwork, and other projects as assigned. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.9 miles. Hours: Every other Wednesday and Friday 1-4:30 PM Staunton Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Harrisonburg Parks & Recreation Dept. Youth Cheerleading Coach Instruct youth cheerleaders for youth football games DISTANCE FROM JMU: 1.3 miles. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am - 5:00pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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After-School Club Spotswood After School Club Assistant Students will be paired with a certified staff member at the school site to help lead activities and interact with children. DISTANCE FROM JMU: .5 MILES. Hours: Varies Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Open Doors Resource Program Workshop Assistant Assist the organization in getting the shelter Resource Program up and running. This includes gathering information about resources in the area(updating the manual they already have); Planning workshops on basic subjects like making a resume, social services available in the area, transportation in the area, etc. that can be implemented by staff and volunteering in the shelter when it opens in November.. Hours: Flexible Mon.-Fri. 9-5 Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Gus Bus-Office of Children and Youth Food Bag Maker Students will go into the Gus Bus office and organize food donations.Food will be sorted into bags that will be donated to the students who go on the Gus Bus. No Transportation Needed: DISTANCE FROM JMU: 0.1 miles. Hours: 1-15 hours a semester Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Boys & Girls Clubs Cooking Assistant Students help cook the daily meals for the Boys & Girls Club students. Distance to agency: 1.5 miles. Hours: Monday- Friday 4:45-6:30 Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Lacey Spring Elementary EXED Tgird Grade Reading and Math Tutors Students will serve in the classroom as a tutor nad/or teacher's assistant. MILES FROM JMU: 11.4 miles. Hours: 8:15-11:30 AM and 12:15-1:30 PM Harrisonburg Exceptional Education Antonio Ruiz
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Oasis Preschool and Daycare Classroom Assistant Service-Learner will be working with children, helping with the children's daily activiites, play, and reading. DISTANCE FROM JMU: 3.2 MILES. Hours: M-F 6:30am- 6:00pm Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Skyline Middle School Library Library Assistant Shelving books, inventory, working on signage and displays, book repair, other miscellaneous jobs Student volunteers should have a willingness to work independently, pay attention to detail, and to be plesant and welcoming to children who ask questions. School appropriate dress is required. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-3:30pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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The First Tee Harrisonburg Youth Golf Program Assistant Service Learners will help teach classes to children ages 5-17, typically working with younger children ages 5-10. Duties will be outside on the golf course. No prior golf skills required.. Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-3:00pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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On the Road Collaborative Academic Coach DISTANCE 1.2 MILES Service Learners will serve as an academic coach for middle school youth helping with homework, studying, and assisting English Language Learning students. They will serve as a positive adult role model for students, including having informal conversations about the college experience.. Hours: Monday- Thursday 3-5:30 pm Harrisonburg Youth Empowerment Services Kelley Biglin
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Keister Elementary School Library Assistant Service learners will work will the librarians to shelve books and create bulletin boards. Hours: Mon. -Fri. 8:45 - 3:45 pm Harrisonburg Early and Elementary Education Allison Cherundolo
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Overcoming Barriers Helping Hands Provide one on one support to individuals with disabilities during PE/Adapted PE classes in City and County Schools. Hours: Variable Harrisonburg Disability Services Megan McCoy
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New Bridges Immigrant Resource Center Special Events Assistant Help staff plan community events. Must do 10hr/wk Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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New Bridges Immigrant Resource Center Immigration Law Clinic Volunteer Assist immigrants who are screened and represented for immigration benefits Harrisonburg Community Wellness and Environment Chinenye Omile
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Avante Nursing Home Therapy Volunteer Service-learners will assist with rehab ***PT and OT students only or Pre OT & PT Harrisonburg Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
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Our Community Place Front Desk Concierge Service-learners will greet new guests, check supplies (first aid, hygiene, office) , answer phone, help community members with information (Ex. help withbus routes, local support groups), collect and distribute mail, assist with community computer, keep community resource brochures up to date, be welcoming and make guests feel comfortable.. Hours: Mon/Wed 8:30am-1pm, Th. 2:45pm-7pm Harrisonburg Hunger and Housing McKenzie Haislip
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Bridgewater Retirement Community Restorative Care Helper Keeping our residents strong and independent is a primary focus at Bridgewater Retirement Community. Our Restorative Care program promotes range of motion and strength training activities to foster our residents’ independence. Restorative Care helpers will assist the Restorative Care Manager in carrying out programs, transporting residents the Restorative Care gym, and being their cheerleader! www.brc-online.org Distance From JMU: 7.3 Miles. Hours: Monday-Friday from 9:00-11:00am or 2:00pm- 4:00pm Bridgewater Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
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Bridgewater Retirement Community Beauty Shop Escorts Who doesn’t like getting pampered? Help make someone’s day special. Enjoy getting to know our Bridgewater Retirement Community residents while transporting them to our new beauty salon. www.brc-online.org Distance From JMU: 7.3 Miles. Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm-3pm Bridgewater Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
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Bridgewater Retirement Community Auxiliary Promotions Assistant Would you like to put your graphic design skills and creative ideas to use? We are currently looking for a volunteer to help create new ads and promotional items for the Bridgewater Home Auxiliary. www.brc-online.org Distance From JMU: 7.3 Miles. Hours: flexible Bridgewater Aging and Health Services Chandler Tyrrell
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