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The Feinstein Experience

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The Feinstein Experience is a common service experience for the URI campus that takes place every fall semester during a designated amount of time.
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Looking for ways to get involved in your community?

GREAT! Here is the best way to start:

  1. Check out the options below under Upcoming Events & Opportunities – these are opportunities that are emailed to us by agencies in need of volunteer help. These vary based on the time of year and what is emailed to the office.
  2. Check out the following lists of agenciesin Rhode Island, which provide basic information about local agencies. To see if they have opportunities, we recommend you visit their website and contact them directly.
  3. Search for events and opportunities using one of the many search engines available online.

Clearinghouse for Volunteers If you have a specific question or need more information than what you find online here, stop by and visit Roosevelt Hall Room 002 or contact us at urivolunteers@gmail.com or 401-874-2568!

Upcoming Volunteer Events & Opportunities


Audubon Needs YOU!

Audubon Needs YOU!

Volunteer at Audubon This Spring!  From our Camouflaged Egg Hunt to Spring Vacation Week;  Osprey Monitoring to Exhibit Naturalist Training,  and of course, Earth Day,     April is a GREAT month at Audubon!    If you would like more information on any of the opportunities below, or want to sign up to volunteer, contact Jon Scoones […]

Baseball in Education

#PAWSOXVolunteersWanted

Volunteer Opportunity: Pawtucket Red Sox, McCoy Stadium: BASEBALL inEDUCATION DAYS on APRIL 9 th and MAY 8th (Training Day April 6th). Volunteer opportunity to gain experience in the sports event industry. To Apply: Contact – August Rojas (arojas@pawsox.com). Please make thesubject of the email “volunteer”.

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An Evening Uncorked! — Rhode Island PBS

Rhode Island PBS is hosting its annual fundraising event – a food & wine tasting and auction.   The event enables Rhode Island PBS to maintain its commitment to creating inspiring and educational public programming. They are looking for  volunteers to help run the event. Volunteers are needed from 5pm to 12am; the event itself will run […]

Train to Volunteer at Save The Bay!

Train to Volunteer at Save The Bay!

Save The Bay Exploration Center Volunteer Trainings  Would you like to volunteer at an aquarium and teach kids and families about the wonderful creatures of Narragansett Bay? Then come to a Save The Bay Exploration Center docent training! We are especially seeking volunteers who are available during April school vacation week (April 21-25) and during the summer, […]

#URISERVES

#URISERVES

Here is a project that the URI Alumni Association is completing (and why!)…     April is the URI Alumni Association Global Month of Service Join our month-long effort to bring together alumni, students, faculty, parents, and staff to serve communities around the world. Whether you are in China or California, Kingston or Kenya, we […]

Health Leads looking for Summer Fellows

Health Leads looking for Summer Fellows

Health Leads is a non-profit organization that connects families to the basic resources that they need to be healthy.  Health Leads works out of the primary care children’s clinic at Hasbro.  Doctors here can prescribe their patients social and economic resources that impact their health. Their “advocates”, or student volunteers, staff a desk at the clinic […]

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The Autism Project needs YOUR help!

DEDICATED VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Autism Project is hosting their 12th annual Imagine Walk and Family Fun Day for Autism on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Goddard Park in Warwick. They are looking for a group of dedicated volunteers to come out for the morning and make this a memorable experience for the children as well […]

Camp AmeriKids is looking for counselors for 2014!

Camp AmeriKids is looking for counselors for 2014!

Camp AmeriKids, a summer camp for children living with the challenges of HIV/AIDS and sickle cell disease, is looking for caring, responsible, energetic and fun counselors for our 2014 season. A volunteer counselor team is responsible for the 24-hour supervision of a cabin and maintains a camper to counselor ratio of about 2 to 1. […]

Volunteer to Tutor Elementary Age Students

Volunteer to Tutor Elementary Age Students

The Pawtucket Housing Authority (PHA), is looking for volunteers to help with with their after school tutoring program for students. Students vary in age from grades 1-6 and many struggle with basic reading and math skills. The program runs Monday through Thursday from 3:00pm-4:30pm. They are located at483 Weeden Street, Pawtucket, RI and Prospect Heights […]

2014 Energy Fellows Program

2014 Energy Fellows Program

Applications for the 2014 Energy Fellows Program are due Friday, November 15th. Apply to work with a team that is passionate about solving local sustainable energy issues. The Energy Fellows Program provides URI undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to gain experience addressing real-world energy issues working in interdisciplinary teams with staff, faculty or […]

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