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  • Three Spinners is dedicated to welcoming refugees and immigrants to Champaign-Urbana with immediate support for basic needs.

  • Timmy Global Health expands access to healthcare and empowers students and volunteers to tackle today’s most pressing global health challenges. To achieve this goal, Timmy sends medical service teams to support the work of international partner organizations, channels financial, medical, and human resources to community based health and development projects, and works to empower students at U.S. high schools and universities to fundraise, advocate, and serve in an effort to fight health disparities at home and abroad.

  • We are a society of Engineers, Architects and Scientists. In order to have a better world, we must first have a world of better men. -Herb Scobie minn32

  • Fraternity of engineers, architects, and scientists located at 112 E Daniel Street.

  • Urbana Middle School is a 6th-8th grade school with about 900 students. It is located on the Green bus line and easily accessible from the U of I campus. Tutors are utilized throughout the school day (8:45-3:45) and during our before/after-school programs. Tutors can serve as classroom aides or work one-on-one with the same student every time. Tutors are needed in all subject areas. A minimum commitment of 10 hr/semester is required. All school volunteers must complete a fingerprint based background check at the district Central Office.

  • The mission of Urbana-Champaign Books to Prisoners: to provide books to incarcerated readers in Illinois by recycling donated books to facilitate a quality volunteer experience to offer a venue for inmates to tell their own stories to educate ourselves and our community about prisons Volunteers meet several times a week to read letters from inmates, select books from our collection of donated materials which meet the inmates requests and then package those books to be mailed to the inmates at no charge.

  • United Way of Champaign County brings people and resources together to create positive change and lasting impact in our community. We focus on funding programs and working with initiatives that support the Building Blocks for a Good Life: Education, Income & Health. We are committed to creating a better community every day.

  • Unity West Elementary School is located about 4 miles south of Willard Airport off Route 45 in Tolono - a close and easy drive from Champaign. We have 500 wonderful kindergarten through fifth grade students, a dedicated and strong staff, and great parents! We need volunteers to help with our Homework Club, which we hold after school for third, fourth, and fifth grade students on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 2:50-4:00 PM.

  • Are you comfortable with personal finance? Would you like to help others? Money Mentors may be the program for you! Mentors go through a training process with University of Illinois Extension educators. Then, when community members ask for help, mentors are matched with a mentee participants. Typically participants are working towards financial goals such as increase savings, paying down debt, and managing spending.

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