VOLUNTEER WITH US

MFEI seeks to cultivate community and professional networks for students to make connections between their passions in and outside the classroom, to tangible futures in the industries around them. Your support in any of the following roles can make a difference in the lives of Oakland students and families.

 
 

SCHOLARSHIP REVIEW

Since 1973, MFEI has issued thousands of scholarships to Oakland and more recently Bay Area graduates, with nearly 200 awarded in 2016. In order to review the high volume of applications we receive each year, we depend on community members like you! Within an assigned review period, reviewers will read  5-15 scholarship applications through the convenience of their email.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Review 5 - 15 scholarships via email

Reviewer will receive a single email with all review assignments and attachment links embedded

Rate each student based on provided instructions/rubric

 

COMMITMENT

Review scholarships between April 24 - May 2

 

EVENT HELP

Each year, MFEI hosts two major events; College Bound Brotherhood Graduation Ceremony and Reset, both are a celebration of student's accomplishments and their pursuit of higher education. With hundreds of RSVP's, we need volunteers like you to help us ensure a smooth and enjoyable celebration for everyone. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Registration

Set up and/or clean up

Ushering guests

COMMITMENT

2 - 5 hours on day of event

College Bound Brotherhood Graduation (Spring)

Reset (Summer)