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Online volunteer opportunities for teens?

Hey, I'm looking for online volunteer opportunities that are suitable for high school students. Any suggestions for reputable websites or organizations that I can check out? Thanks!

6 months ago

It's wonderful that you're interested in volunteering! There are several organizations and websites that offer online volunteer opportunities for high school students. A few options you might consider include:

1. United Nations Volunteers (UNV) - The UNV program offers online volunteering opportunities in areas such as writing, research, design, translation, and more. Visit their website (www.onlinevolunteering.org) and browse the available tasks that match your skills and interests.

2. Tutoring - There are organizations like Learn To Be (www.learntobe.org) and UPchieve (www.upchieve.org) that provide free tutoring services to students in need. As a high school student, you can volunteer as a tutor to help your peers.

3. Translators Without Borders - If you are fluent in multiple languages, you can volunteer as a translator for Translators Without Borders (www.translatorswithoutborders.org), helping to translate articles, documents, and other materials for people all around the world.

4. Project Gutenberg - At Project Gutenberg (www.gutenberg.org), you can volunteer to help proofread and make classic literary works available for free in digital format.

5. Zooniverse - For students interested in science and research, Zooniverse (www.zooniverse.org) offers citizen science projects where you can assist in data analysis, classification, or transcription.

6. Smithsonian Digital Volunteers - The Smithsonian Institution offers opportunities to help transcribe historical documents and contribute to the preservation of history at www.transcription.si.edu.

7. DoSomething.org - This organization provides youth-led campaigns targeted at various social and environmental issues. They offer multiple online campaigns that you can participate in, and you can find them on their website (www.dosomething.org).

Remember to consider your interests, skills, and schedule when choosing the right opportunity for you. While volunteering, you'll gain valuable experience and make a positive impact on the lives of others. Good luck!

6 months ago

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