Empower the next generation of writers through our after-school, field trip, and in-school programs.
Join the Crew!
For any questions about ways to join the volunteer crew, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’re interested in tutoring, leading a workshop, or partnering with MOI in any way, please attend a new volunteer orientation. All volunteers are required to attend orientation before working with students. Upcoming orientation dates can be found on our calendar.
Volunteer qualifications include:
Passion for working and learning alongside students
Desire to build healthy relationships and academic skills
Responsibility and reliability (students depend on you!)
Enthusiasm for affirming students’ identities and bridging differences
After-School Homework Help
Monday–Thursday, 3–6 p.m.
MOI asks After-School Homework Help volunteers to commit to one regular 90-minute session once per week.
Storytelling & Bookmaking Field Trips
Wednesdays and/or Fridays, 2-hour sessions between 9 a.m. and noon
Young Authors’ Book Project
Tuesdays and/or Thursdays, 9–11 a.m.
Young Authors’ Book Project for 2018-19 will take place at South High School in Minneapolis.
Writers’ Room @ South High School
Monday–Thursday, flexible timing
Creative Writing Workshops
Dates and times vary
MOI supports volunteers with:
Volunteer orientation, so you know what to expect when working with students
Academic content review for Homework Help volunteers and cultural competency trainings
Ongoing opportunities for reflection (and celebration!)
Intern @ MOI
MOI offers part-time internships, which can be for college credit. Learn more here.
Are you already a Crew Member? Visit the official MOI Volunteer Portal for tips, tricks, and resources!
(Pssst—Captain Plankton can show you the way!)