Volunteer Opportunity to help Refugees with Cultural Orientation!


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1600 Downing Stsuite 500Denver, CO 80218

About

Are you looking for ways to connect with people from different cultures right here in Denver? Do you want to help newly arrived refugees to learn new language and understand U.S. culture? Lutheran Family Services is looking for volunteers to help refugees with Cultural Orientation.

Get Involved by helping newly arrived refugees:

- Learn about American culture and society

- By leading field trips to the library, grocery store, hospital, school etc.

- Learn how to use the bus (teach vocabulary, transfers, fares, driver etc.)

- Learn how to maintain their new home

- Learn to budget and save money in shopping

- Interpret and translate if needed

Get started by attending an orientation that are offerred on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th Wednesday of every month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at 1600 Downing Street (5th floor). Or contact Rekha Dhaurali.

Skills

  • General Education
  • Mentoring
  • Financial Literacy
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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