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Get set to get tutoring- Now from anywhere!

Love working with kids?  Become a volunteer tutor to strengthen a student’s academic skills while building positive and lasting relationships.

The Fall 2020 semester will feature all-virtual tutoring.  This is an adaptation to meet the challenge of safeguarding the wellbeing of our resident youth, staff, and greater communities.  The change also means that it will be easier than ever to tune in and use your skills to tutor a student.

Volunteers typically sign up for 1 – 2 hours of programming a week for a semester to a school year.  Available sessions typically are between 3:00 and 7:00 PM, Mondays through Thursdays.  We provide tutor training and on-site staff support to ensure you have the tools you need to make a positive difference.

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From-home volunteering! Donate youth-sized masks

CommonBond’s after school programming is adapting to the new COVID constraints.  An important part of safeguarding the health of our resident youth and staff is to have youth-sized masks available for any in-person programming.

Please help our efforts by donating homemade, youth-sized masks!

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Join a Community Advisory Board

Community Advisory Boards advance the goal of creating affordable housing for all. Through a simple annual meetings to review and approve a financial audit of the property, each volunteer board member supports the residents who call CommonBond home, as well as the greater community.

Each annual meeting is typically scheduled during weekday business hours, and typically take 30 – 60 minutes.  There are multiple possible locations throughout the Twin Cities Metro and Milwaukee area.  Contact us to learn more!

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Take on critical community needs in Iowa

The Iowa COVID-19 Recovery AmeriCorps program was created to address critical community needs that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dozens of AmeriCorps members are deploying all across the state to provide added support and resources to help meet the needs of Iowans.

CommonBond is recruiting a quarter-term AmeriCorps Youth Program Coordinator to provide direct support to CommonBond households in Waterloo with school aged children.

Applications are accepted through August 1st, 2020.

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