101 Ideas For Combining Service & Learning
Just what the title says. From Florida International Universities Volunteer Action Center.
An alliance of colleges, universities and nonprofits preparing undergraduates for careers with youth and human service organizations.
Break Away: The Alternative Break Connection
Campus Outreach Opportunity League
A national nonprofit organization that helps college students start, strengthen and expand their community service programs.
A nonprofit organization that inspires, guides, and finances emerging young community leaders.
Hearts and Minds: Inspiration and Information for Change
Articles, service organization lists, and advice on volunteering.
IdeaList, a project of Contact Center Network
Links to thousands of nonprofit websites, an online activist library, and a database of nationwide volunteer opportunities.
The National Service-Learning Clearinghouse
Over 1100 service learning educational programs listed. Articles on service learning and education updated weekly.
Includes an action guide, information and news, a resource list, and information on Project America's nationwide Day of Service.
Lists opportunities and nonprofit organizations for young volunteers.
Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC)
A grassroots, student-run national network of progressive organizations and individuals whose aim is to uproot environmental injustices through action and education.
Student Coalition for Action in Literacy Education (SCALE)
A national organization that mobilizes college students to address literacy needs of the country through partnership with community agencies, service organizations, and new readers.
Volunteer for Kids
Sponsored by the National Children's Coalition, the site lists hundreds of ways to volunteer to help children nationwide.
Volunteers for Peace International Workcamps
Over 1000 short-term volunteer adventures all over the world.
National and International Organizations:
ACLU Freedom Network
Links to chapter sites, other human rights sites, email and snail mail contacts.
The Anti-Defamation League of B'nai Brith
The Corporation for National Service
Habitat for Humanity International
A Christian organization welcoming all volunteers committed to eliminating poverty housing by building houses for families. This site contains links to affiliates all over the world, including the New York City chapter of Habitat.
The National Coalition for the Homeless
The National Council of La Raza
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
The National Organization for Women
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Points of Lights Foundation
A government organization devoted to encouraging community growth and youth volunteerism.
Teach for America
Includes an overview of the organization and an online application to teach.
VISTA Web (Volunteers In Service to America)
Includes volunteer opportunities, personal stories, and links to Americorps and other sites.
Volunteers of America
A Christian human service organization that runs diverse, community-based programs.
This page was last updated on 4/30/2007