Volunteer at NEO

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Volunteering at NEO is a great way to make an impact in our community. Opportunities at NEO vary from working directly with students to helping with office work to hands-on labor.

Volunteers at NEO must be a high school or GED/HSE graduate and pass a criminal background check (provided at no cost to you).

Some of our ongoing needs:

  • Tutor individual students in reading, math, and/or language at ALL levels (elementary through high school)
  • Work with beginning, intermediate, and advanced English language learners
  • Assist with general office work answering phones, photo copying, etc.
  • Work a 2-4 hour shift as an adult education teacher aide (data entry, follow-up phone calls, photo copying, grading, etc.)
  • Help organize or assist with a NEO events and projects such as a College and Career Fair, graduation ceremony, fundraising events, marketing, alumni group outreach, etc.
  • Begin to “blaze” a walking trail through NEO’s 20 acres of undeveloped land.
For more information about specific volunteer opportunities and job descriptions, please see the documents below.

Volunteer Aide Job Description -
East Chicago ABE

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East Chicago ESL

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Volunteer Aide Job Description - Lake Station

Volunteer Aide Job Description -
NEO (Portage)

Volunteer Aide Job Description -

Volunteer Citizenship Instructor
Job Description

Ready to get started?
Fill out a volunteer application and send to info@neoadulted.org.

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