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Help set a child up for school success by volunteering at Crayons to Computers

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ORGANIZATION: VANTAGE Aging Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

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Become a volunteer at Crayons to Computers, a freestore for teachers. C2C provides quality school supplies to underserved children in our community. Crayons to Computers has worked to level the playing field in the classroom by ensuring that teachers can provide their students in need the tools to succeed in school. To date, they have distributed more than $184 million worth of free school supplies.
Volunteers assist teachers shopping in the Store: checking out or in (computer use), lite restocking or other projects. Sorting donations, bundling office supplies (pencils, folders, magnets), prepping items for distribution in the Store. Stocking, reorganizing shelves or packing orders.

Whatever your passion and purpose is, we are here to connect you to local nonprofits. Our program is exclusive to those 55 years+ and residents of Greater Cincinnati.

2 Shifts

  • morning / 08:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • afternoon / 02:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About VANTAGE Aging Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

Location:

644 Linn St. Ste 620, Ste. 620, Cincinnati, OH 45203, US

Mission Statement

Promoting a positive perspective on aging.

Description

RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) is an AmeriCorps Senior program with VANTAGE Aging. We connect volunteers age 55 and older with opportunities to serve their community. As the largest volunteer network for older adults in the nation, RSVP matches volunteers with organizations where their time, interest, talents, knowledge, and experience are most effectively utilized to meet important needs in our community. Our main objectives are to help in these fields;
- Nutrition & Food Support
- Elderly Companionship
- Adult Education and employment
- Other Community Priorities

As a RSVP volunteer, you would receive:

  • Nationally counted and recognized volunteer hours
  • Additional free liability insurance while volunteering
  • Free recognition events, incentives, and opportunities to socialize with other RSVP volunteers
  • Free in-person and/or virtual trainings

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

1350 Tennessee AvenueCincinnati, OH 45229

(39.16851,-84.47157)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly shifts
  • It is preferred that volunteers can walk, stand, and lift 10-15 lbs. Opportunities exist if interested in sorting and organizing, or light computer skills, data entry.

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