Volunteers help individuals advance their career through work readiness workshops, career counseling, assistance with training program enrollments, and job upgrades. The volunteer works one-on-one with a foreign-trained professional and provides professional development skills, guidance, and networking that will allow them to advance their career here in the United States.
- Target Areas: Construction trades, IT, medical field, public health, business administration, education
- Minimum Commitment: 6-month period, 2 meetings a month; flexible scheduling
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Youth Male Mentor
Volunteers provide mentorship for male high school students by facilitating monthly conversations and activities related to mental and emotional health.
Computer Literacy Class Assistant
The IRC's computer literacy class provides essential skills for students who have had little or no experience working with computers before.
Child Care Assistant
The IRC's child care supports other weekday education programs as parents are able to attend classes while their children play, rest, and learn some English and songs.
Youth Afterschool Tutor
IRC’s Afterschool Program is designed for refugee and American students in grades 9 to 12. The program provides academic assistance, helps youth transition into their new homes and schools, and builds leadership skills.