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Bus Buddy

Position Description

Teach newly arrived immigrants and refugees how to use public transportation.

Estimated hours/week:

Throughout the Twin Cities

More Information

  • Assist newly arrived immigrants and refugees become self-sufficient when it comes to public transportation.
  • Meet with a client and provide individual bus instruction from their home to their destination.
  • Assist with the development of transportation curriculum.

  • Candidate should be patient, flexible, adaptable, and have good and creative communication skills.
  • Knowledge of public transportation a plus but not required.
  • Use of Google Maps and Microsoft Word Document required.
  • Comfortable walking certain distances (i.e. Few city blocks)
  • Candidate should be able to pass a background check.

  • Minimum of 4 hours/ week
  • Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Minimum of 3 months


Contact Us

Call or email us if you have questions about volunteering.

Hayat Mohamed
Volunteer and Community Partnerships Manager
(651) 377-8663