Organization: Willkie House Inc.
Contact Info: Meagan Tallman (Program Coordinator)
Address: 900 17th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Contact E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone Number: 515-243-7817
Student Opportunities: Health Internship, Volunteer Opportunities
Best Time To Be Reached: 11am-2pm
Time Commitment For Opportunities: 3pm – 6pm (Mon-Fri) during the school year
9am – 12 noon (Mon-Fri) during the summer.
Willkie House Inc. is willing to work with student schedules although it would be valuable to have student’s volunteer during the academic portions of the program
Training Needed: No
Opportunity Descriptions: Volunteer opportunities are aimed at promoting development and enrichment opportunities to children and their families through: Chaperoning participant activities; directing individual study sessions; critical review and analysis of program materials; fundraising and mentoring
Regions Served: Africa (mainly), Latin America
Do You Serve Specific Ethnic Groups or Languages? Open to all and not tailored to children (students) of specific ethnic groups. Most children in the program at the moment tend to be of African decent although there are kids of other ethnic backgrounds as well.
Additional Notes: Willkie House Inc. is an affordable non-profit organization that focuses on academics, social skill building, health, and recreation for children. The organization also partners with big corporations and institutions like Principal Financial, Mercy College, Simpson College, Drake University and Grand View University.
The best way to get in touch with Willkie House Inc. is by email and phone since the website has not been updated in awhile.
The organization loves working with college students.