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Here is a list of role descriptions for our various volunteer opportunities.

  • Camp-I-Can - weekly gym activities


  • Early Childhood Greeters
    Volunteer will be responsible for manning the reception area. This will include welcoming guests, answering phone and organizing reception area. Will also assist with organizing classroom materials, mailings to families and other clerical type duties.
    Monday - Friday: 12 PM to 2:30 PM
    1-2 volunteers willing to support preschool a minimum of 2 days per week per volunteer:
     Parent Education - 5051 Duck Creek

  • Home Visitation Program Support
    Volunteer will be responsible for organizing and preparing home visitation materials - to include copying, collating, organization of supplies and preparing intake packets. Volunteer would also help with planning bi-annual graduation events for 3 year olds.
    Thursday / Friday: 9:30 AM - 12 PM
    Location: Parent Education - 5051 Duck Creek

  • Early Childhood School Family Night
    Provide/serve dinner to families and staff.
    Provide and complete a craft/activity with the children.
    Annually (April)
    Individual or Group


  • STEM (hands on science activities) in Upper School and Lower School
    Fridays: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Fun Friday
    Provide activities and supplies.
    Fridays: 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM

High School

  • STEM (hands on science activities) in Upper School and Lower School
    Fridays: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Special Events

  • Judge Science Fair (April)
    Students are judged/graded following specific rubric.

  • Art Fair (May)
    Annually: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Mock Interviews
    Volunteers interview students as if they are interviewing for an actual job.
    Scores are given following a specific rubric.
    Individual or Group

  • Flying Pig Water Station
    Annually - May

  • Budget Bootcamp
    Annually - October


  • Front Desk Reception
    The primary objective of the Front Desk personnel is to maintain a positive image of The Children's Home to clients, callers, visitors and guests through the responsibility of greeting or directing them.
    Primary Duties Include:
    • Operate the switchboard, greet and direct clients and visitors.
    • Provide general support to all agency staff including typing, working with spreadsheets and forms, faxing, copying, and special projects assigned.

    Times needed:
    • Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 12 PM & 12 PM to 4 PM

  • Lunchroom duty/supervision for students in grades K-8 (Emery Cafeteria)
    Daily: 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
    Individual or Group (Max 2)

  • Children's Home Resource Center
    Unpack, organize, and update inventory as needed.
    Thursdays 2:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Help staff shop for needed items and log inventory.


Our mission of transforming the lives of children and their families cannot be fulfilled without the generous support of individuals like you.



We offer various volunteer opportunities throughout the year for individuals and organizations. Projects such as landscaping and program supply drives are a great way to bond with fellow co-workers, church members or others while contributing to a worthy cause benefitting Cincinnati’s most vulnerable populations. For more information about volunteer opportunities, contact us at

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The Children's Home
5050 Madison Road
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 272-2800