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US Together

2490 Lee Blvd/Rockefeller Pointe Bldg
Suite 200
Cleveland Heights ,  OH  44118

Phone: (216) 456-9630

Description:
US Together, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) mutual assistance agency founded in 2003 as a response to the needs of refugees and immigrants in central Ohio. Its mission is to coordinate, organize, and initiate services to immigrants and refugees through education, advocacy, support services, information, referral, and networking opportunities to strength the community in which we live. US Together provides new refugees and the refugee population with such services as resettlement assistance, acculturation and orientation classes, VESL classes and employment assistance and training, interpretation and translation services, and coordination and advocacy for access to health care resources.

What we do there:
Students engage in teaching basic English/ Citizenship preparation classes to LEP refugees, who will be eligible to apply for U.S. Citizenship in April 2013.

Website:
www.ustogether.us
 
Fall / 2014
September 22, 2014 to December 7, 2014

4 PM to 5:30 PM

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Registration Is Currently Closed
Details and Registration
US TOGETHER AFTERSCHOOL TUTORING (WEDNESDAY)
US Together

SERVICE TYPE: Refugee Resettlement Services, Education & Youth Programming
PARTNER: US Together

DESCRIPTION: Service participants in this activity will engage in providing tutoring and homework assistance to elementary-age children who are members of the US Together community.

All students who are accepted for this service activity will be required to:

  1. Attend a Pre-Service Workshop the week of September 15th (for those new to service) or attend one of several speakers throughout the semester (for those returning to service).
  2. Participate in weekly service at the site.

Full details on these requirements will be provided upon registration. Failure to comply with them will result in removal from the activity.

September 22, 2014 to December 7, 2014

2:15 PM to 4:15 PM

- - - - - F -

Registration Is Currently Closed
Details and Registration
US TOGETHER CITIZENSHIP PREP (FRIDAY)
US Together

SERVICE TYPE: Refugee Resettlement Services, Education & Youth Programming
PARTNER: US Together

DESCRIPTION: Service participants in this activity will engage in teaching basic English and assist in citizenship preparation classes for LEP (Limited English Proficiency) refugees. 

All students who are accepted for this service activity will be required to:

  1. Attend a Pre-Service Workshop the week of September 15th (for those new to service) or attend one of several speakers throughout the semester (for those returning to service).
  2. Participate in weekly service at the site.

Full details on these requirements will be provided upon registration. Failure to comply with them will result in removal from the activity.

September 22, 2014 to December 7, 2014

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

- M - - - - -

Registration Is Currently Closed
Details and Registration
US TOGETHER JOB COACHING (MONDAY)
US Together

SERVICE TYPE: Refugee Resettlement Services, Education & Youth Programming
PARTNER: US Together

DESCRIPTION: Service participants in this activity will engage in educational activities targeted at assisting refugees who are seeking to attain employment.  

All students who are accepted for this service activity will be required to:

  1. Attend a Pre-Service Workshop the week of September 15th (for those new to service) or attend one of several speakers throughout the semester (for those returning to service).
  2. Participate in weekly service at the site.

Full details on these requirements will be provided upon registration. Failure to comply with them will result in removal from the activity.

September 22, 2014 to December 7, 2014

2 PM to 3:15 PM

- - - - T - -

Registration Is Currently Closed
Details and Registration
US TOGETHER JOB COACHING (THURSDAY)
US Together

SERVICE TYPE: Refugee Resettlement Services, Education & Youth Programming
PARTNER: US Together

DESCRIPTION: Service participants in this activity will engage in educational activities targeted at assisting refugees who are seeking to attain employment.  

All students who are accepted for this service activity will be required to:

  1. Attend a Pre-Service Workshop the week of September 15th (for those new to service) or attend one of several speakers throughout the semester (for those returning to service).
  2. Participate in weekly service at the site.

Full details on these requirements will be provided upon registration. Failure to comply with them will result in removal from the activity.

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