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Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

Register for GivePulse

Are you a student looking for community engagement opportunities? Or an organization looking for volunteers for a service project? Visit GivePulse, our new online platform to help us connect our community.

GivePulse can be used by students and community members to find and recruit for volunteer opportunities, service projects, community-based internships, and other community events posted by our affiliate organizations. 

New to GivePulse? Create your account and learn more.

Virtual Volunteer Opportunities

The Center for Campus and Community Engagement encourages Bobcats to follow social distancing health and safety guidance from the State of Ohio and Ohio Department of Health. Local opportunities for remote volunteers will continue to be hosted on GivePulse for students and community partners. To learn more about remote service opportunities please visit our Coronavirus resource page.

If you're a community partner interested in hosting a team of volunteers with us, please reach out to us at communityengagement@ohio.edu

Community-Based Internships

The Community-Based Internship Program connects students to nonprofit and public sector organizations to engage in mutually beneficial internships that provide students with high-impact experiential learning opportunities and provide community partners with tangible outcomes that directly benefit the southeast Ohio region.

OHIO’s Center for Campus and Community Engagement is seeking applicants for Community-Based Internships for Summer 2022. Positions are 17.5 hours per week for ten weeks from June 6-August 12 with $12 per hour compensation. OHIO undergraduate students are eligible. Deadline to apply is April 8.   

Outdoor Recreation Council of Appalachia 

Intern to assist with implementing a Mountain Bike Rental Program for the Baileys Trail System, trail maintenance, project planning, and website and social media management. 


Southeast Ohio History Center 

Intern will engage in creative exhibit research and design for a major exhibition opening in October, 2022.  


Mount Zion Baptist Church Preservation Society 

This internship focuses on strategic and organizational communication and fund development within the context of a nonprofit environment. 


Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development 

Intern will contribute to Ohio’s Weatherization Training Center (OWTC) by developing communications collateral such as video, web content, and more. 


Building Bridges to Careers 

Intern will contribute to all of the various activities BB2C has going on such as STEM summer camps and Career Readiness Camps in Washington County as well as BB2C Network events.  


Real Impacts: Stories of Past Community Based Interns

Check out our Youtube Playlist to learn more about past interns and the projects they worked on with our community partners.

2019: Read about the Pilot Cohort