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Graduate Student Service and Leadership Opportunities

Service Activities and Leadership provides students the opportunity to explore and enhance their service and leadership abilities.  Students will gain valuable professional experience, develop strong communication skills and learn to be a team player in many different ways, both on and off campus.

Please review the list below for potential opportunities: this page will be updated once a week with new opportunities.

Make-A-Wish- Event Volunteers Needed- (October 20)

Adventure WV- Annual Coopers Rock Halloween Candy Trail Work- (November 3)

WV Public Theatre- Campus Read Community Engagement Day- (November 3)

United Way of Mon & Preston Counties- Registration Help for Holiday Food and Toy Distribution- (October 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, & 31; November 1, 2, & 7)

American Red Cross- WVU Towers Blood Drive Volunteer- (November 1)

Volunteer Instructors for Next Generation Entrepreneur STEAM Academy – (Ongoing)

Mentor for Middle School Project – Mon. County TAG – (runs until March 29)

Presents for Patients – Sundale Nursing Home – (Dec. 21)

The Run for Autism Awareness – (Oct. 20)

Walk for Wishes – (Oct. 20)

Sundale- Memorial Service- (December 5)

Morgantown Running- Halloween Half Marathon- (October 20)

Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club- Lights On Afterschool Event- (October 24)

Morgantown Running- Turkey Trot- (November 22)

WVU Falling Run Trail Project- First Annual Falling Run Scream-Space- (October 27)

Morgantown Public Library System- HP20 Wizarding Wardrobe Volunteers- (October 17)

WVU JW Ruby Research Farm- Halloween with the Horses- (October 27)

Chestnut Ridge Park- Be a Halloween Helper!- (October 20)

WVU Mountainlair- Mountaineer Week Family Fun Day General Help- (October 20)

Spark! Imagination and Science Center- Princess & Pirates Pancake Breakfast- (October 28)

Sundale Nursing Home- Musicians and Singers Wanted- (Ongoing)

Greater Morgantown Convention & Visitors Bureau- Event Staff for the Hops on the Mon- (October 27)

Empty Bowls Monongalia- Help with Table at Mountaineer Week(end)- (October 19, 20, & 21)

Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club- North Elementary General Volunteering- (Ongoing)

North Central WV Community Action Forgotten Angel Program- (runs until December 6)

Harvest Family Worship Center- The Fest- (October 13)

WVU Intensive English Program- Conversation Partners for English Learners- (runs until December 7)

Sundale- Veterans’ Day Tribute- (November 12)

WVU Peer Advocates- Youth Protection & Engagement- (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Week Family Fun Day- Puppet Show- (October 20)

Sundale- Holiday Decorating- (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Week Family Fun Day- General Help- (October 20)

WVU Organic Farm Volunteer Tuesdays- (Ongoing)

After School Explorers- (Ongoing)

WVU Ag & Extension Education- Providing assistance with Youth Development- (Ongoing)

WV Botanic Garden- Greeters/Hosts- (Runs until October 28)

Scott’s Run Settlement House- Wednesday Evening Food Pantry Volunteers- (Ongoing)

Seneca Hall Tutoring Program- (Ongoing)

Main Street Fairmont- Feast of the Seven Fishes- (December 8)

Main Street Fairmont- Festival Cucina- (December 7)

Main Street Fairmont- Night Glow 5k- (October 27)

Rosenbaum Family House- Annual Birthday Mailer- (Ongoing)

Free Store Volunteer - (Ongoing)

Wiles Hill Senior Center Luncheon - (Ongoing)

Volunteer Child Advocate - (Ongoing)

WVU Core Arboretum Work Day - (Ongoing)

Animal Shelter Volunteer - (Ongoing)

Christian Help- Back to School Volunteers- (Ongoing)

Equity Assurance (Title IX) & WVU Peer Advocate Interns Fall 2018- (Ongoing)

Girl Scout Assistant Leader- (Ongoing)

Help Habitat for Humanity Build- (Ongoing)

Mon Health Medical Center Volunteer- (Ongoing)

BOPARC Senior Recreation Center/Wiles Hill community Building- Luncheon Help- (Ongoing)

WVU Accessibility Services- OAS Peer Note takers needed - (Ongoing)

Suncrest UMC- College Mentors for Middle School Students - (Ongoing)

American Red Cross, Northeast Chapter - Office Assistance - (Ongoing)

Mon County Habitat for Humanity-Retail Store Assistant -  (Ongoing)

The Connecting Link - Mentoring for Friends in the Journey - (Ongoing)

Morgantown Area Meals on Wheels - (Ongoing)

Scott’s Run Settlement House- Backpack Feeding Program - (Ongoing)

Literacy Volunteers of Mon & Preston Counties- Basic Literacy Tutor - (Ongoing)

The Salvation Army - (Ongoing)

Literacy Volunteers of Monongalia & Preston Counties- Ruby RedBox Placements - (Ongoing)

Baker's Club for Ronald McDonald House - (Ongoing)

Bartlett Housing Solutions - (Ongoing)

Literacy Volunteers of Monongalia & Preston Counties- ESL Tutor - (Ongoing)

American Red Cross-Home Fire Campaign - (Ongoing)

Rosenbaum Family House Dinner Crew - (Ongoing)

Moments of Joy Infant and Child Learning Center- Classroom Volunteer - (Ongoing)

WVU Peer Advocates- Prevention in Residence Halls - (Ongoing)

Monongalia County Campus Class- Socialization/Peer Tutoring - (Ongoing)

West Virginia State Science & Engineering Fair- (Ongoing)

Youth Development - WV Ag & Extension Education - (Ongoing)

Corner Cupboard Food Bank - Fundraising Assistance - (Ongoing)

OLLI at WVU- Assistant to the Director - (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club-Mentor Program- (Ongoing)

The Shack Neighborhood House Inc.-Afterschool Tutors- (Ongoing)

Catholic Charities- Food Drive Organizer- (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Area Youth Services Project-Afterschool Tutors- (Ongoing)

Golden Living Center- Activity Volunteers- (Ongoing)

General Volunteering at Christian Help- (Ongoing)

Learning Options Inc.- Instructors for Academic Enrichment Programs for youth in Fairmont- (Ongoing)

Senior Monongalians- Fun Bingo Assistant- (Ongoing)

Sundale- Activity Programming- (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club- Reading Mentors Brookhaven Elementary School- (Ongoing)

Animal House Rescue- Window Design/Education- (Ongoing)

Grant Writer Need for Project HOP2E- (Ongoing)

Visitors Service Volunteer- WVU Watts Museum- (Ongoing)

Women's Health Researcher- National Center for Excellence in Women's Health- (Ongoing)

Seeking Mentors for Middle School Youth in Fairmont, WV- (Ongoing)

Advisory Council Member- Children's Home Society of West Virginia- (Ongoing)

Publicity and Outreach Volunteers- WVU Innocence Project- (Ongoing)

In-House Volunteer at Ronald McDonald House- (Ongoing)

Student Veteran Outreach Program- (Ongoing)

Holiday & School Break Art Gallery Attendants- (Ongoing)

PR Event Volunteers for West Virginia Public Theatre- (Ongoing)

WVU Office Multicultural Programs- Assisting with coordination, advertisement, & implementation of the Cecilia Rollins Film & Discussion Series- (Ongoing)

Research & Public Health Education- Create Information Flyers/Signs- (Ongoing)

Design a Fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House- (Ongoing)

American Red Cross- Home Fire Campaign Ongoing Lead- Saves Lives - (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club- No School Day Volunteer- (Ongoing)

WELLWVU-leadWELL Mentor- (Ongoing)

WVU American Chemical Society Student Affiliates (ACS-SA)- Chemistry Tutoring- (Ongoing)

West Virginia Innocence Project- Volunteers to create Fundraising Events- (Ongoing)

Homeward Bound WV- Pet Adoption Events- (Ongoing)

Family Social Hour at Ronald McDonald House- (Ongoing)

The Salvation Army- Soup Kitchen Volunteer- (Ongoing)

PACE - Multiple Volunteer Opportunities - (Ongoing)

WVU Rec Center Special Events - (Ongoing)

College Mentors for Middle School Students - (Ongoing)

Mountaineer United Soccer Club Fundraising Assistance - (Ongoing)

WVU Peer Advocates - It's On Us Awareness Events - (Ongoing)

Daily Volunteers-Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club - (Ongoing)

STEM Mentor- Mountaineer Area Robotics - (Ongoing)

Family Meal Program for RMHC -  (Ongoing)

Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Troop Volunteer - (Ongoing)

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club - Fun Friday Physical Activity Leader - (Ongoing)

WVU Greenhouse Volunteers - (Ongoing)

Morgantown Health & Rehab - Activity Volunteer - (Ongoing)

Cassville Volunteer Fire Department - Haunted House Volunteers - (Ongoing)

American Red Cross - Blood Donor Ambassadors - (Ongoing)

Sustainable Climate Environment Advocate - (Ongoing)

Alzheimer's Association: Office Assistant/Community Workshop Presenter/Marketing - (Ongoing)

Animal House Rescue Store - (Ongoing)

The Salvation Army - (Ongoing)

Playworks Child Development Center- (Ongoing)

Mountaineers for Mutts - (Ongoing)

 Stepping Stones- (Ongoing)

Falling Run Greenspace Project Crew Leader - (Ongoing)

United Way: Children and Family Leadership Council - (Ongoing)

United Way: The Shack Neighborhood House - (Ongoing)