Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
 
Organization Name:

Minds Eye Information Service

Contact Person: Volunteer Coordinator
Address: 9541 Church Circle Dr., Belleville, IL
Phone Number:

618-394-6446

Email Address:

twilliams@mindseyeradio.org

Website:

www.mindseyeradio.org

Category: Adult Education / Disabilities
Internships Available?: No
Transportation Needed?: Yes
 

Mission Statement/Objectives:

 

To provide enrichment, empowerment, and enlightenment to support the self-reliance of persons who are visually impaired or print disabled through broadcasts of the printed word and other special programs.

 

Service Opportunities:

 
  • Weekday Live Newspaper Reader: Volunteers will read articles from the St. Louis Post Dispatch & Belleville News Democrat live, over the radio.
  • Weekend Live Newspaper Reader: Volunteers will read articles from the St. Louis Post Dispatch & Belleville News Democrat live, over the radio on either Saturday or Sunday.
  • Listener Outreach: Calling current listeners for on air program survey. Check on status of radio determine if repair or a new program schedule are needed.
 
Days/Times:  
  • Weekday Live Newspaper Reader: Mondays-Fridays, 7:45am-11am.
  • Weekend Live Newspaper Reader: Saturdays or Sundays, 9:30am-1pm
  • Listener Outreach: Mondays-Fridays, Noon-4pm
 

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:

 
- Application
- Background Check
- 1 Hour Training
 
Directions from SLU: