United We March Forward (UWMF) believes that you can help us make an impact to African immigrants and refugees. You will work with families who are eager to improve their lives. Your skills and talents will assist families gain access to resources and opportunities and develop skills that will allow them to become productive citizens of the community. 

Some of the ways to volunteer:
  • Tutoring
  • Mentorship
  • Advocacy

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VISTA Volunteer

The AmeriCorps VISTA Resource Coordinator will assist with coordinating and recruiting volunteers and will help UWMF apply for grants and navigate for resources that will sustain its mission and programs. Together with Mission of Hope and UWMF, we can continue to work better and strong with a shared VISTA. 

Program benefits:

· Annual living allowance 

· End of service benefit

Education Award or Cash stipend

· Health Benefit and Child Care Benefits

· Federal student loan deferment, forbearance or forgiveness

· Eligibility for federal employment

· Training and professional development


Year-long VISTA
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Summer VISTA

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Thank you!

Here are our above and beyond  Volunteers.

Kathleen Barnes

Kasasila & Delaide

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide hope through education, encouragement, and empowerment to families and communities.

Contact Information

P: (319) 210-8573
214 13th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403


All donations to United We March Forward, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, are tax deductible.
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