Summer Experience Volunteers2019-02-18T14:08:07+00:00

Be a Summer Experience Volunteer

Do you want to use your summer to make an impact? Are you interested in a career as a music therapist, educator, or a helping profession? As a summer volunteer, you can channel your passion for music and the arts, enrich the lives of students with special learning needs and grow your leadership and relational skills.  Download the 2019 Camp Volunteer Flyer

Melodic Connections is looking for volunteers who want to help change a life this summer.  When you volunteer with us, you will use music, art and drama to enrich the lives of students with special learning needs.  Take some time this summer to meet new people, make new friends and use your creativity and compassion to make a difference.

Volunteers will work with board certified music therapists from Melodic Connections, certified art educators from Visionaries + Voices  and certified drama educators from The Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to help students with developmental disabilities enhance their social skills in a fun, creative and supportive environment.  Download the camp volunteer flyer.

For summer 2019, choose one (or several!) of these volunteer opportunities:

The Art of Being Social for ages 5-8

June 10-14 and July 8-12

Monday-Friday 8:30 am-3:30pm

@ Knox Presbyterian Church, Hyde Park.

Volunteers must be at least 14 years old and have finished freshman year of high school. Must commit to the full week.

Vibe Tribe for ages 9-12

Tuesday & Thursdays in June

Mondays and Wednesday in July

5:30pm-9:15pm @ Melodic Connections 6940 Plainfield Road in Silverton.

Volunteers must be at least 14 years old and have finished freshman year of high school. Must commit to two weeks in a single month.

Arts Enterprise for ages 13-18

June 24-28 @ Ensemble Theatre

July 22-26 @ To be determined downtown location

Monday-Friday 9:30am – 3:30pm

Volunteer must commit to the full week.

Volunteers for Arts Enterprise must be at least 18 years old, have graduated high school, and be comfortable riding public transportation in downtown Cincinnati.

Download the volunteer flyer here. (Coming soon)

If you are looking for a creative and rewarding experience this summer, we would love to hear from you! Volunteer positions are first come first served, and may fill up fast.  Please complete the volunteer  application below and tell us about yourself and your availability.  For information about volunteering, please email our volunteer coordinator  at elizabeth@Melodic Connections.org.

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION The deadline for completing the application is May 1, 2019.

Read about past volunteers:  Alexandra, used her art skills to make a difference in the lives of campers.  Volunteers helped make 2015 the “summer of friends” for Lucy.  2016 was a life-changing summer for volunteers Grace and for Olivia.

See what volunteering with Melodic Connections is all about in this video