Dream City

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Website: https://www.dreamcityia.org/

Mission: Inspiring change through advocacy, art, wellness, and community connections.

Location: Iowa City (62.6 miles from Grinnell College)

Needs: Students can serve as practicum students and/or volunteer working in our academies (Youth Leadership, Fatherhood, Performing Arts). Volunteers can co facilitate groups, coach, mentor, tutor, help with marketing and fundraiser, and much more.



  • One-time events: yes
  • Ongoing: yes
  • Groups possible? Group service is welcome, please contact Frederick Newell at fnewell@dreamcityia.org

When is service needed:  year-round

Number of hours: Flexible hours, as much or little as is possible for the volunteer


  • In-person: yes
  • Hybrid in-person/virtual possible: yes
  • Fully virtual possible: yes

 Background check required: yes


Training supplied: Orientation to our organization

Equipment or logistics supplied: All supplies needed to carry out assignment are supplied.


How to apply: Apply by e-mailing Frederick Newell at fnewell@dreamcityia.org

Contact: Frederick Newell, Executive director, (319)594-1044, fnewell@dreamcityia.org


Operation information: The Dream City is recognized as a 501c3 organization by the IRS. The Dream City operates through a Board of Directors.

Address: 611 Southgate Ave Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52240

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