The NCSHP is a non-profit organization driven by our volunteer base. Individuals passionate about their community and giving back are invited to join us and be a part of what we’re doing through volunteering.
Below are some of our primary volunteer opportunities. These happen periodically throughout the year. Please visit our Current Volunteer Opportunities for a current list of places where you can give back your time and talents to our community.
“Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.” – Albert Schweitzer
Annual Hispanic Educational Summit
As the largest program/event, NCSHP seeks volunteers annually in the following capacities;
- Serve on the Planning Committee
- Deliver a Presentation
- Facilitate Workshops
- Stuff bags for Students
- Collect Lunch Tickets
- Punch Session Cards
- AND MORE!
Mentoring – Grades 5 through 12
We are seeking Hispanic professionals to mentor Hispanic students in grades 5-2. Once you have committed, a student will be selected for you to mentor based on compatibility. An 8 to 10 hour per month commitment is required.
NCSHP is looking for volunteers to participate as tutors to Hispanic/Latino students in middle and high school during the school year. Tutors in this program will offer tutoring on a one-to-one basis to help their Hispanic students in their school subjects, as well as provide guidance and support in general. We are specifically seeking tutors for our ¡Gradúate! Program.
Volunteers in this program will seek information about scholarships available for Hispanic students to attend a community college and/or university. The information will be made accessible to the students through our website as well as in printed material. Also, volunteers will provide help and guidance to students applying for scholarships.
Inspirational Speakers Group
We are seeking motivated Hispanic professionals to visit local schools and deliver presentations related to varying topics from “My Life” to “How to Stay in School”. Members should have experience working with children or with presenting to large groups.
We are seeking volunteers to help with Web site and IT support.
Newsletter / Editorial Committee
We are seeking a group of people to help put our quarterly/semiannual newsletter together. This group will require several meetings related to design of newsletter. Topics will be provided.
We are seeking volunteers to serve on focus groups to develop innovative ways to help Hispanic students.
We are seeking individuals who are committed to student’s rights to a higher education for visits to the General Assembly, organization of petitions and more.
We are seeking a group of people to help with grant writing and fundraising. This group will meet when necessary.