Volunteer Opportunity
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Citizenship Assistant, World Relief, Wheaton, Illinois

Organization: World Relief
Contact Name: Meg Lavery
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 1825 College Ave Suite 230
Wheaton, Illinois  60187  
United States
Great For: Great for Groups, Great for Seniors, Great for Teens
Service Area(s): Teaching, Language Instruction / ESL, Immigrants and Refugees, Education, Directly Serving People, Adult Ministry
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One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


Work alongside refugees and immigrants as they fill out citizenship applications at large, monthly workshops. Volunteers will provide a friendly, helpful face for the applicants to work with, while also functioning as a communicator with the Citizenship Coordinator to answer questions and solve concerns. Volunteers are free to attend as many or as few workshops as they are available for. Requirements: Volunteers must acknowledge the Mission, Vision, and Values of World Relief. They must also attend a Citizenship Assistant Training workshop and fill out a Volunteer Application. Bilingual abilities and previous cross-cultural experience are helpful, but not required.
Initially Posted: 02/14/2012
Last Updated: 09/19/2016

(this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)