The IRC Wichita Youth Program is focusing on preparing refugee youth who arrived within two years to succeed at their grade level in the Wichita public school system and support their social emotional well-being. Youth Program volunteers are expected to collaborate with IRC Program Coordinator to lead the program with other volunteers, work with refugee students, navigate them to reach out their goals.
Communicate directly with Program Coordinator to lead program activities (twice a week);
Assist in tracking attendance and recording activities and students’ individual progress on their goals;
Attend trainings and meetings to understand programs and IRC policies
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About International Rescue Commitee
1530 S Oliver St, Suite 270, Wichita, KS 67218, US
The International Rescue Committee offers life-changing services to refugees forced to flee their homes due to persecution or war. The IRC office in Wichita opened in 2011 and continues to work with those in need of a variety of service. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Wichita creates opportunities for refugees and immigrants to integrate and thrive in the Wichita community. A committed staff of professionals and volunteers work together to assist families in reuniting and rebuilding their lives in the greater Wichita area. The IRC in Wichita offers a broad range of programs including resettlement and social services, youth and adult education, English language courses, employment assistance and immigration services.
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.