Mission: To provide relief, assistance, and support to Vietnamese refugees and immigrants in their search for freedom and dignified life. To empower, equip and organize Vietnamese-American communities in their progress towards self-sufficiency and integration. To collaborate with organizations, agencies, and ethnic communities that share similar visions, goals, and values.
1. English as a Second Language (ESL) Instructor/Tutor
2. Computer Literacy Instructor/Tutor
3. US Citizenship Instructor/Tutor
4. After School Program Assistant/Tutor
5. Tax Clinic Volunteer
* Fluency in Vietnamese is not required, but qualified individuals are urged to apply.
Mission : The goal of Lutheran Settlement House is to empower individuals, families, and communities to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency through an integrated program of social, educational, and advocacy services.
1. Bi-lingual Domestic Violence Program volunteer
2. Volunteer literacy tutors
Mantua Branch, Free Library of
Address: 3320 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia , PA 19104
Mission: To provide to all segments of Philadelphia's diverse population a comprehensive collection of recorded knowledge, ideas, artistic expression and information in a variety of media, including current technology; to assure ease of access to these materials; and to provide programs to stimulate the awareness and use of these resources. The Free Library will create a welcoming and inspiring environment for learning and will promote individual enlightenment, community enrichment and economic vitality throughout the region.
1. Assist librarians
2. Offer computer skills
3. Work with children
Address: 100 S. Broad Street, Suite 620
Philadelphia , PA 19110
Mission : Philadelphia Cares mobilizes volunteers to address the critical social, educational, and environmental needs in the greater Philadelphia region through volunteer action.
1. Hunger / Homelessness
2. Education / Literacy
3. Children, Youth, and their Families
6. People Living with HIV/AIDS and Cancer
7. Partners in Technology
9. Animal Lovers
10. Social Action
Address: 1401 JFK Boulevard, Suite 1000
Philadelphia , PA 19102
Mission : The central focus of Philadelphia Reads is to have every child reading at or above grade level by the end of third grade. Philadelphia Reads works hard to fulfill this mission through a variety of programs, special initiatives, activities and resources.
1. Reading coach|
2. Book sorter
3. Organize a book drive