Do you want to make a difference? Volunteering with Ometz is a fun and rewarding way to give back to the community! We are currently looking for people to help with the following programs:
As an academic mentor, you will engage and support a student. Volunteers don't just tutor students, they motivate their mentees by providing social, emotional and learning support.
We believe in Maximizing Youth Potential.
LEAP mentors provide social, emotional and learning support to elementary and high school students in our after-school program.
Time commitment: 2 days/week 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm. (Term 1: October-December / Term 2: January-June).
Volunteer tutors work one-on-one with young adults who are studying and preparing to write their high school equivalency exams. Kosher dinner is provided to participants and tutors.
Time commitment: 2 nights/week 5:30 pm – 8 pm. Program runs from September 6, 2022-June 2023.
Volunteers provide one-on-one academic and/or language support (verbal communication skills practice) to mentees ranging from young children to adults.
Time commitment: 1 hour/week for the academic year.
As an Income Tax Assistant, you will help people who don't know how to file income taxes or who cannot afford to hire a professional. No prior experience necessary. We'll teach you how to complete and file forms electronically so you can help others.
Volunteers provide one-on-one mentorships for adults 45+ to help them increase their French fluency and boost their confidence for the job market and workplace.
Time commitment: 30 minutes/week