Volunteer for one week with the resilient people of Fayette County in West Virginia. Contribute your time and skills and work one-on-one with children, teens, and adults. Experience a world largely misunderstood by casual visitors.
Possible volunteer work projects include:
• Building repair and rehabilitation
• After-school and GED tutoring
• Summer enrichment program
• Housing assistance
• Radio broadcasts
Volunteers of any background are encouraged to share their skills. This program is great for families volunteering together. (The minimum age is 8.) Through important, full-day volunteer assignments and free-time activities, you learn about Appalachian culture and the significant ways you improve children’s and families’ lives.