I don’t know what your destiny will be, but one thing I do know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.
– Albert Schweitzer
Educate kids with special needs. Role-play to simulate real world experience (be a police officer, a doctor, etc)
Where: 6220 E. Dublin Granville Rd, New Albany, OH 43054
Contact Site Leader: Brandon Biggs firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteers will tutor elementary school children through various educational activities that the teacher has prepared. This may include reading, word-games, basic math games, etc. This is a great way for volunteers to grow as leaders while also helping children to learn and grow.
Where: 2 Miles from Campus
Contact Site Leader: Michael Young email@example.com
Broad Street After School
One on one tutoring with elementary and high school aged kids. Help with homework of all different subjects.
Where: 15 minutes away in downtown Columbus
Contact Site Leader: Craig Barrus firstname.lastname@example.org
Colony Cats is a cage-free adoption facility for homeless cats. We assist with cleaning the facility, taking care of the cats, and giving the cats love!
Where: Dublin, OH
Contact Site Leader: Steven Fischer email@example.com
Franklin County Dog Shelter
The Franklin County Dog Shelter houses over 300 homeless dogs. Play with dogs in an outside enclosure. Run around, have fun petting and playing with dogs.
Where: 4340 Tamarack Blvd. Columbus, OH
Contact Site Leader: Allison Brown firstname.lastname@example.org
Help around the farm doing odd jobs, such as cleaning stables and moving food.
Where: West Wind Statbles, Bellefontaine, OH
Feeding the Hungry
Serve dinner to the men in need at Faith.
Where: Shelter on 8th Avenue
When: The First Wednesday of each month
Mid-Ohio Food Bank
Sort and pack donated food products to be distributed around 20 Ohio countries.
Where: Mid-Ohio Food Bank, Grove City
When: 3 times a semester
Unverferth House is a home for families who have family members in The Ohio State University Medical Center. It is similar to the Ronald McDonald House. We help with yard work as well as indoor cleaning.
Where: located on King Ave
Meals on Wheels
Volunteers will go around to less fortunate communities and drop off food to the senior citizens living there. It’s a great way to see the neighborhoods around Columbus and help out those who are hungry.
Where: 670 Harmon Avenue
When: Second Sunday of each month, time TBA
12 hour Dance Marathon to raise money for cancer research at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
Where: Ohio Union
When: February 14th – 15th 2014