Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
Organization Name:

Bi-Lingual International Assistant Services

Contact Person:

Ellen Sherman

Address: 1329 Macklind Ave.
Phone Number:


Email Address:

Category: Adult Education / Multi-Cultural / Older Adults
Internships Available?: Yes
Transportation Needed?: Yes

Mission Statement/Objectives:


Bi-Lingual International Assistant Services (BIAS) provides services to the seniors and persons with disabilities with deep understanding and appreciation for cultural backgrounds and individual life experiences.


Service Opportunities:

  • Education Volunter: Tutor refugees and elderly for their citizenship test in their homes 1-2 times per week for up to 6 months. Training and materials provided.
  • Medicare Volunteer: Assist with the education of older adults on Medicare Fraud, and how to avoid it.
Any day of the week, times up to volunteer. Very flexible.

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:


- Background Check (no cost)
- Application
- Orientation Session

Directions from SLU:  
*Directions are to office*