Looking for a place to make a difference by giving your time? Have a team looking for a hands-on, meaningful project? We’d love to make your hours count at Lumin Education! We’ve got opportunities for those seeking one-day volunteer experiences or those who interested in ongoing volunteer work, through tutoring, campus improvement, and more! For more information, please contact Sydney  Chipman, Development Associate, Sydney.Chipman@lumineducation.org, or 214.964.0500 Ext. 249.

Weekly Commitments

Healthcare professional

Lumin Education welcomes nurses and/or other health care professionals who are willing to volunteer with medication administration procedures and guidelines. Other available opportunities include providing training for medication administration and more. For additional details, please contact Sydney.Chipman@LuminEducation.org.

Reading Partners

Join us in helping future generations improve their literacy skills by spending time reading with students, using a one-on-one Reading Partner curriculum. Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Dedicated Tutors

Dedicated Tutors work with classroom teachers, reading specialists, and the intervention team to help students who are struggling with specific learning problems by working one-on-on on specific assignments and exercises. Frequency: 1-2 x per week


Are you an organizational guru? Work with our current Volunteer Librarian to maintain the Lumin East Dallas Community School library. Frequency: As needed

Short-term Projects

Soccer – after school

Have you ever wanted to coach a team? Here’s your chance! Help teach after-school children about the international game of futbol, and help this mixed age group of kids score a victory. Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Yoga – after school

Mind + body! Can you help a mixed aged group of kids learn the basics of yoga during after school programming? Help our students take good care of themselves! Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Chess – after school

Are you a fan of chess? Join us during after school programming to help our students learn strategy, and how to play! Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Reading time with Parents

Volunteers model reading and storytelling to children for English language learning parents. Frequency: 1-2 x per week


In Spanish “conversamos” means “we converse.” Help a foreign language speaking student or family build their English skills by engaging in conversation. Topics provided. Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Knitting with Parents

Teach knitting to a group of Lumin Education parents. Frequency: 1-2 x per week

Create Learning materials

Using a model provided by a Lumin Education Program Manager, create learning materials for use during home visits. Frequency: 1-2 x per week

One Day of Service


Do you have a passion for photography? Can you help us share and document our community workday? We could use your photography skills to take pictures of families and volunteers for our Parent and Community Workday.

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