Students interested in applying to a teacher education preparation program must show proof of community and volunteer service hours.  Please consult the agencies below to learn more about local volunteer opportunities.

The College of Education welcomes student volunteer announcements from local organizations. To submit a volunteer announcement to this website, please fill out the posting request form.

Volunteer opportunities posted to this page are shared as a courtesy and do not constitute the endorsement of the College of Education.

Kentucky Horse Park
Contact: Annie Martin
Phone: (859) 259-4267
Date Posted: 7/24/17

Volunteer at the Kentucky Horse Park! We have volunteer opportunities in all 1,200 acres of the farm – directly with horses, in our International Museum of the Horse, Marketing Department, Field Trip tours, help to set-up international equestrian events and more! Horse experience is not required, but if you would like to give it a try, you can take our Hands-On Training course! The volunteer opportunities are endless, contact us today!

Expires: 11/20/17


The Campus Kitchen at the University of Kentucky
Contact: Jordan Bressler
Phone: N/A
Date Posted: 5/4/17

The Campus Kitchen at the University of Kentucky (CKUK) is an on-campus student service organization that provides a sustainable approach to reducing food waste on college campuses while also providing healthy meals to those struggling with hunger. Check out our website for more information:

CKUK has a variety of consistent volunteer opportunities this summer including food recovery, cooking, meal delivery, processing of gleaned produce, and gardening. We welcome EVERYONE to volunteer with us…students, faculty, staff, community individuals, and community groups! Find the summer schedule and sign up for shifts at

Expires: 12/8/17