Category Archives: Child Care/Recreation

Charles E. Lakin Services Campus

Clarissa Newman ~ (712) 323-4416 ~ 8990 W Dodge Rd   The Charles E Lakin Human Services Campus is a unique collaborative that is home to American Red Cross, Boys & Girls Club, Heartland Family Service, MICAH House, and The Salvation Army. The Campus, a separate non-profit, holds events throughout the year for children [...]

Camp Quality Heartland

Angela Batson ~ 402-280-2837 ~ The mission of Camp Quality USA is to establish and sustain nationwide community-based camping experiences and ongoing support programs for children with cancer and their families. More than 10,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year. Countless numbers of families struggle with the physical, emotional and financial drains of such [...]

The Arc of Omaha at the Ollie Webb Center

Lisa Dougherty ~ (402) 346-5220 ~ Anna Perll, Best Buddies Chapter Director ~ 1941 South 42nd St, Suite 122, Omaha, NE  68105 ~ The Arc of Omaha’s mission is to improve & enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities and to provide information, education, and support to their families. Volunteer opportunities include: assisting with [...]

Benson Area Refugee Task Force (BART)

Beverly Hornig ~ (402)658-8933 ~ The Benson Area Refugee Task Force, BART, is a group of volunteers from Benson who work with refugees. We provide citizenship and computer tutoring to refugees. Furthermore, we have clothing drives throughout the year for our 3 times a year Clothes Closets for refugee families. We are always trying [...]

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands

Ashley Ellington, Volunteer Coordinator ~ (402) 932-6477 x3530 ~ 2610 Hamilton, Omaha, NE  68131 ~ Volunteers are needed at: North Omaha, South Omaha, Carter Lake, Council Bluffs, Westside Clubs or Mount View, Morton and King Science Clubs. The North and South sites also have Late Night programs with late evening hours. Tutoring, recreation, coaching, arts & crafts, office [...]

Child Saving Institute

Mary Sensf 402-504-3664 ~ 4545 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68132 ~ Child Saving Institute provides a safe haven and healing for thousands of innocent young victims of family crisis, neglect and abuse. We offer the vital services necessary to make at-risk children safe and fractured families whole through programs such as early childhood education, [...]

Compass Ministries After School Program

Delicia Kelly ~ (402)588-8646 ext.10 ~ 1723 N 33rd Street, Omaha, Ne 68111 ~ Compass Ministries is a non-profit after school organization that offers a variety of volunteer opportunities and internships which includes: tutoring, serving meals, cleaning, supervising field trips and teach lessons. Volunteers are also needed to drive vans, teach lessons, organize, lead small groups [...]

Children’s Square USA

Kathy Peterson ~ (712) 322-3700 ext. 5826 ~ North 6th & Ave E, Council Bluffs, IA  51502 ~ Children’s Square, USA offers a variety of volunteer opportunities and internships including: tutoring, campus projects, enrichment programs, etc. Volunteer opportunities are available assisting youth in our Shelter, residential, and childcare program. Volunteers are also needed [...]

Completely Kids (formerly Campfire USA)

Sarah Kroft ~ (402) 397-5809 ext. 229 ~ 2566 St. Mary’s Ave, Omaha, NE 68105 ~ Completely Kids needs volunteers to build caring, confident youth and future leaders. Volunteers are needed to work with youth Monday through Friday in our after school programs at elementary and middle schools and evening programs in area homeless shelters. [...]