The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Volunteers with kids at Buhrer Dual Language School
Volunteer to be a reading buddy, homework helper, math tutor or classroom aide for children in Cleveland Metropoilitan School District as part of a structured program. The Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Public Education Initiative (PEI) recruits volunteers from all faiths to work one to one with students to improve literacy skills and build relationships. Training is provided, and Federation staff is on site. Must be available for one hour per week same day and time, October through May. Not a great fit for people who are away from Cleveland during the winter.