Patrick McCartney, Nancy Phelps and Karen Cutliff work together at a table.

Volunteer Opportunities and Board Positions

We list volunteer opportunities and open board positions in the Kansas City region. Browse the list to find nonprofit organizations in need of individual and group volunteers, as well as skilled board members.

Instructions to Post
Log in to post your volunteer opportunity or board position.

If you are a new user, please email info@npconnect.org to receive login credentials.

Pricing Structure
Nonprofit and Business members can post volunteer opportunities and board positions for free.

Individual members and nonmembers can submit their opportunities for $25 per week.

*If you are posting an open board position, make sure to select Board of Directors as your Category. Consider using our board position description template to make sure you provide the right information.

Volunteer Opportunity

Offer Valid: 08/26/2019 - 12/20/2019

May I Have Your Attention Please? Your attention - that’s all it takes to have an impact on the life of a young child. The children at Growing Futures Early Education Center, a Head Start program serving the Johnson County area, thrive on the attention of caring adults. Your life will be enriched, too, when you volunteer your time as a Classroom Assistant. You’ll have the opportunity to support teachers as they guide children through daily activities and routines during these critical early years. You will work one-on-one with children as you encourage them to make positive choices, “use their words” as they learn important social skills and cheer them on as they engage in interactive learning in the classroom or on the playground. You’ll be asked to help ensure that children are properly supervised at all times and take appropriate safety precautions for children’s well-being; a staff member will always be present. But mostly you’ll be giving your time and attention to children when they need it most.
 
Opportunities to assist in the classroom are available Monday through Friday mornings between 8:00-12:00 for 1, 2 or 3 hours; and Monday through Friday afternoons from 3:00-5:30.
 

Volunteer Requirements:
Must be at least 14 year old
Provide recent Negative TB test result
Provide recent Health Assessment
Agree to Local and National Background check
Must enjoy children!
 
 
 
 
For more information or to apply, please contact Kathy McLellan
at 913-649-9714 ext. 228 or at kmclellan@growingfutureseec.org
 

This Volunteer Opportunity is promoted by Nonprofit Connect.

Disclaimer
Information posted has been provided by the named organization. Nonprofit Connect neither verifies nor endorses any organization or information posted, and we do not assume liability for opportunities offered. Nonprofit Connect reserves the right to remove any posting.