Student Doing Community Service Work with Children

Current Community Volunteer Needs & Events

       Xavier Winter Inn 

Where: St. Francis Xavier College Church, 3628 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108

What: Every year College Church operates a winter shelter for homeless individuals on nights when the temperature drops below 20 degrees. Volunteers are needed to run the winter shelter. Positions include setup, greeter/hosts, inkeepers, cleaners, dinner cooks, and laundry drivers.

When: Throughout the winter

Contact: sign up here or e-mail sfxjvolt@slu.edu for more information 

Haven After School Tutoring

Where: 603 W St. Louis St., Lebanon, IL 62254

What: Volunteers are needed to tutor and play games during the After School Program

When: Thursdays from 2:50 to 5:00 p.m. during the Spring semester

Contact: Jakeisha McCloud at jlmccloud@mckendree.edu 

*WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF CAMPUS*

Heartland Hospice

Where: 333 Salem Pl #165, Fairview Heights, IL 62208

What: Volunteers are needed to help give caregiver relief/support, read aloud to patients, offer friendly visits, and more.

When: Anytime you have available

Contact: Pat Miklosey at (618) 381-4931

Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School

Where: 8213 Church Lane, E. St. Louis, IL 62203

What: Volunteers are needed to help in the Extended Day Program to help students complete homework and improve reading comprehension skills.

When: Monday - Thursday from 3:30 - 5:00 P.M.

Contact: Dan Nickerson at nickerson.bowman@gmail.com or (618) 397-0316

 

*If you don't see anything below that interests you, check out McKendree's United Way Page by clicking here!