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Volunteer and Service

Volunteerism is at the heart of nearly every service we provide. Volunteers at Instituto contribute to the organization and community in a variety of ways - serving as mentors, educators, supporting staff, and more. See some of our current volunteer opportunities:

Job Readiness/Digital Literacy Coach

Instituto for Latino Progreso (Instituto) and Local Initiatives Support Corporation are seeking a full-time AmeriCorps member to serve as a Job Readiness/Digital Literacy Coach.  The candidate will ideally begin service on October 1, 2017 and serve a minimum of 1700 hours though the end of his/her term on July 31, 2018. The exact start and end date is confirmed by the Member Agreement of Participation.

Volunteer Attorneys and Third Year Law Students Needed!

Instituto is seeking support of legal students and professionals at it's upcoming Citizenship workshop! Find more information here and contact Ambrosio Martinez ( to register!
Community Navigators - Citizenship Program
We are currently recruiting volunteers to serve as Community Navigators! Community Navigators will work closely with our Citizenship Outreach Coordinator to ensure that we are informing the public about our Citizenship services. If you're interested in becoming a Community Navigator, fill out an Instituto Volunteer Application (located below) and email it to Stephen Alderson at
Interested in other volunteering opportunities with Instituto? Pick your area and download the application! 
  • The Program Volunteering component is appropriate for anyone with experience in the subject area or tasks of the program.
  • The Service Learning component is appropriate for high school and college students looking to gain new perspectives and experiences working with the community.
Questions on volunteering? Contact us by phone at 773-890-0055 or by email.