Because of COVID-19, many in-person events have been canceled.
We will update when things change.
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Teach English and Other Skills
The English Skills Learning Center (ESL Center) strives to connect communities through language learning, integration, security and empowerment to adult refugees & immigrants in Salt Lake County. Our focus is to provide participants with the tools necessary to improve their quality of life in the United States and create a bridge out of poverty. The ESL Center provides specialized, FREE English & skill- based classes to adult language learners to help elevate their lives. Classes are taught by highly trained volunteers under the supervision of the ESL Center's professional staff and are held in locations that are convenient for students.
Help Refugees Develop their Professional Skills
• Global Talent •
Volunteers play a meaningful role in transforming skilled new Americans’ lives by sharing knowledge of U.S. workplace culture and expectations, industry insight, and best practices.
Whether you have a few hours a month or several hours a week to offer, our job seekers are eager to benefit from your expertise and guidance.
See the linked PDF for more details!
Eagle Scout Project
We love working with Eagle Scout candidates. To start a project, please review and print the PDF below and then call (801)-871-5903 with any questions.
Per the request of Boy Scouts of America, Scouts must call and organize their own project.
Please have a parent or scout leader present when you call.
• Catholic Community Services •
Assist refugee youth in the Salt Lake Valley and Ogden areas by helping them form lasting friendships with caring, positive adult role models who help them adjust to their new lives and learn about the community.
Sewing Teacher Volunteers
• Refugee Education and Training Center •
We are always recruiting volunteers for our Refugee Sewing program! This exciting program will be revitalized with brand new curriculum and a new cohort this January! Your support will make a huge impact on these women.
Our curriculum ranges from the basics, to repairs and alterations, and even a partnership with Cotopaxi. This program has incredible room for growth, and we hope you will become part of our community!
Contact Sunni Ryan for more details.
Unaccompanied Minor Foster Care
• Catholic Community Services •
For nearly 30 years, CCS has provided specialized foster care services to hundreds of unaccompanied children from around the world. These children entered the U.S. without their parents or an adult to care for them.
Next orientation: March 7th
• Good Samaritan Foundation •
Attend an orientation with Good Samaritan Foundation. Learn about multiple programs to volunteer with and mentor refugees.
Know Your Neighbor
• SLC Mayor's Office •
Mentor with the Know Your Neighbor program run by the SLC Mayor’s office. There are three different opportunities within this program: family mentoring, skills share, and program volunteers.
New Ways to Get Involved
Check back periodically. These opportunities will change according to needs in the local refugee community. If you are a refugee provider and are interested in adding an opportunity, email us at the address email@example.com
Tuesday Morning English Language Tutors
• Good Samaritan Foundation Utah •
Help adults learn to communicate in the English language in a comfortable, one-to-one or small group learning environment, under the direction of a highly trained professional teacher. You can also click here for more details.
Questions? Contact our coordinator: 801-871-5903