Communities in Schools

Here are some of Communities in Schools in-school volunteering opportunities. All of the volunteer roles require a background check and volunteer training prior to service.
Reading Buddy
Commit 1 hour a week (during school hours) for at least one school semester.
Work consistently with one student to build literacy skills and confidence, provide support and encouragement.
Commit 1 hour […]

Austin Public Library

Recycled Reads- Volunteers assist staff in sorting books and materials for recycling, re-purposing, or re-sale. Duties involve unloading boxes, checking for damage, sorting books by subject and value, and shelving materials.
Some volunteers also assist customers with check out and donations. This position requires volunteers to push carts up to 75 lbs. and to bend, stoop, […]

A*Med Hospice

Hospice patients are in dire need of friendly visitors to help brighten their day. All you have to do is share your free time and interests with them. Play a game, watch television, play music, or just talk. Your time is what is most important to them.
Volunteering with a hospice program can be challenging, but […]

Social Security Retirement Estimator

A secure, comfortable retirement is every worker’s dream. And now because we’re living longer, healthier lives, we can expect to spend more time in retirement than our parents and grandparents did.
To help you decide when would be a good time to retire, you can visit the Social Security website and go to the Retirement Estimator […]

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