Volunteer Opportunities

Roxbury Youth Programs Tutors
RYP is an out-of-school-time program that serves high school students. RYP tutors offers opportunities for youth to improve their academic, interpersonal and leadership skills while empowering them to be leaders in their families, schools, and communities. Follow this link for a detailed job description.

Explorers Club Children’s Activities Helper
Explorers Club is a weekend enrichment and exploration program for elementary-school-age children that meets on the second Saturday of each month. Children’s Activities Helpers support the program’s goals of promoting self expression and creativity through fun and educational activities. Follow this link for a detailed job description.

English as a Learning Language (ELL) Tutors
Renewal House offers twice-weekly English classes to shelter residents and community members. Tutors are needed on Mondays and Wednesdays. Follow this link for a detailed job description.

English as a Learning Language (ELL) Childcare Providers
Renewal House offers childcare for parents who are participating in our ELL classes. Childcare providers are needed on Mondays and Wednesdays. Follow this link for a detailed job description.

Wednesday Night Supper Cooks/Servers
Each Wednesday Night, volunteers are invited to prepare and eat dinner with Roxbury Youth Programs students and tutors. A favorite for Congregational Teams, cooks and servers may prepare dinner in our kitchen. Dinner typically consists of a light meal and perhaps dessert for up to 40 people. Please contact engagement @ uuum.org for more information.

Events Help
Throughout the year, the UU Urban Ministry hosts events such as Jack Mendesolhn Forums, our Hope Out Loud concerts, and our RYP holiday and year-end parties. Helping hands are needed for set-up, clean-up, managing activities and preparing meals and refreshments. Please contact engagement @ uuum.org for more information.

… and check back soon for Jericho Road Roxbury volunteer opportunities!