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Eugene Science Center

Eugene Science Center is recruiting for summer camp counselors for our ten weeks of science camps for rising 1st-6th graders. Summer Camp Counselors are typically high school students with an interest in working with children as a way of fulfilling community service or internship requirements over the summer.
Our summer camp counselor application can be found HERE

Questions about the opportunity can be sent to  volunteer@eugenesciencecenter.org.

High Hope Haven

High Hope Haven is looking for someone who wants to do web development for a nonprofit.  The website is www.havenoregon.org and is implemented under WordPress.  It is about 2 years out of date.  
Someone is needed who would be comfortable updating the information on the website to reflect current business practice, which has changed somewhat, but not completely.  
Looking for someone who would stay with the project to reach a new level of stability, even if we don’t complete it. So, just a few hours will not be enough.

17th Annual Family Fishing Day with Head Start of Lane County

Unbridled is a faith based organization that seeks to provide a positive environment for children at risk, disadvantaged or disabled.  
Participation in the work of the ranch provides the opportunity for children to develop their equestrian skills and to nurture the rescued horses. 
Unbridled is a place where children and horses find sanctuary
For more information and where to apply, click here

Safety Town

SAFETY TOWN is a two week comprehensive education program that will introduce preschoolers to safety awareness.

Take a look at the flyer below for information

2018 Safety Town Teen Application

Bags of Love

The sole purpose of Bags of Love is to provide necessities and comfort items to children who are in crisis due to neglect, abuse, poverty or homelessness.

Help at their Facility

Opened Monday – Thursday 10:00 a.m.- 2 p.m. and Monday 5:30-7:30 p.m. If you are interested in volunteering during these times, please call the office at 541-357-4957 or visit our Contact Page.

Make Quilts, Blankets, or Bags

Check out the Sewing and Quilting section of the website for more details.

Eugene Science Center

If you have a passion for science or teaching there is a volunteer opportunity for you! The Eugene Science Center is looking for high school volunteers!

Volunteer Application Form

Do You Like Working With People, Especially Youth or Young Adults?
Here are some opportunities for you…
Hosea Youth Services
We appreciate any amount of time you can volunteer to help bring hope to the homeless and at risk youth in our community. Fill out our volunteer application here. The volunteer opportunities at Hosea tend to change but here are some of the areas of service we need regularly. We hope you can help us! Whatever your skills and talents, we will find a wonderful way for you to fit in and help. Thank you in advance for your service and commitment to bettering the lives of our homeless youth.
Adventure! Children’s Museum
Adventure! Children’s Museum needs volunteer to work at the admissions desk, work in the gift shop, intern as graphic designers and exhibit designers, build and make exhibit pieces, read more stories, and more!
Weekend help is most needed!
Contact 541.653.9629 or click here for application.
Kennedy Middle School
 Make a difference… be a tutor!
Spend an hour a week helping Middle School students reach their full potential and feel successful.
If you’d like to tutor at Kennedy Middle School either Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:30, call Molly Dames at 541.521.0959
Global Perspectives for Youth
Hosting an international camp participant can be a rewarding experience for your entire family. Through our host family program you will make new friends, learn more about an exciting culture, and take part in carious social and recreational activities. Host families also support a valuable exchange opportunity, bringing fresh perspectives and inspiration to local youth.
Over 1,7000 Chinese students and teachers have traveled to Eugene and participate in the past camps. We encourage you to participate in the upcoming camp. Please fill out an Application Form today! For more information, contact us at hostfamily@gpyinternational.org or 541.517.5915

Parenting Now! is a non-profit organization that provides parenting education and support services to families in Lane County.
We are currently seeking volunteers for our Children’s Program!
Children’s Program volunteers:
  • Assist in leading age-appropriate activities with toddles and young children while their parents attend parenting group meetings.
  • Commit to volunteering 3 hours a week for 10 weeks, beginning in the first week of October
  • Hours will be consistent and are typically weekday evenings, or Saturdays
  • Some Spanish speaking opportunities are also available
  • Volunteer application can be found at: https://parentingnow.org/get-involved/volunteer/
Contact information: Rita Gillihan | 541.434.4355 | ritag@parentingnow.org | 86 Centennial Loop Eugene, OR 97401

Olive Plaza

Position Purpose: This position plays a critical role in support to the Olive Plaza Staff and tenants.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  1. Meet and greet visitors in the lobby in a respectful and courteous manner and answer their questions. Direct them to the call system for visiting tenants.
  2. Provide assistance to Olive Plaza Staff with administrative duties such as organizing, mailing, forms, and special projects.
  3. Assist with the sorting and organizing and cleanliness of reception area.
  4. Conduct duties in an unbiased manner in accordance with the agency’s mission statement and Equal Housing Opportunity by which all tenants, volunteers, and staff are treated
  5. Log information into forms for tracking purposes
  6. Perform other duties as assigned

Contact information: Krista Barnes | 541.686.3247 | 1133 Olive St. Eugene, OR 97401