Real Life volunteers act as peer mentors for refugee and immigrant tweens and teens in Salt Lake City. Our volunteers provide academic tutoring and participate in hands-on, life-skills activities. Although many of our volunteers are participants in the Youthlinc Service Year, this opportunity is available to any individual who meets the following qualifications.
- Be high school or college-aged
- Commit to volunteering 2 hours per week through the Real Life Year
- Live in the Salt Lake City Area
- Be enthusiastic, flexible, and willing to step out of your comfort zone
Real Life will begin recruiting volunteers for the 2021-22 school year starting in November.
Real Life is no longer accepting new volunteers for the 2021-22 school year.
All volunteers are required to sign and return the following forms for their site.
Promise South Salt Lake Sites
Locations include Kearns-Saint Ann, Historic Scott School, Olene Walker, Utah International Charter, Hser Ner Moo and Cottonwood High School.