About the Club

Club Description

The Waltham Group, founded in 1966, is an umbrella volunteer community service organization through which hundreds of students participate in outreach programs on campus, in Waltham and the greater Boston community. Through its tutorial, recreational, mentoring and other programs, the Waltham Group responds to the needs of the community and is a center for service and advocacy. There are 20 subgroups within Waltham Group which Brandeis students can volunteer in:

Afternoon Enrichment: aft.enrichment@gmail.com
Big Siblings: brandeisbigsibs.wg@gmail.com
Blood Drive: wgblooddrive@gmail.com
Brandeis Buddies: brandeisbuddies@gmail.com
Community Connections: connections@lists.brandeis.edu
Companions to Elders: companions2elders@brandeis.edu
General Tutoring: generaltutoring@gmail.com
Fundraising: walthamgroupfundraising@gmail.com
Habitat for Humanity: habitatcoordinators@lists.brandeis.edu
Hospital Helpers: hosp.helpers@gmail.com
Hunger and Homelessness: walthamgrouphnh@gmail.com
Junior Brandeis Achievers: juniorbrandeisachievers@gmail.com
Kids Connection: kidsconnectionwg@gmail.com
Language and Cultural Enrichment (LaCE): wg.lace@gmail.com
Language Empowering Action Project (LEAP): leapbrandeis@gmail.com
Prospect Hill Kids Club: wgprospecthillkidsclub@gmail.com
SPECTRUM: spectrumbrandeis@gmail.com
Tutoring in Pulic Schools (TIPS): tipsbrandeis@gmail.com
Volunteer Vacations: volunteervacationsbrandeis@gmail.com

Visit the website for more information on each program.

General Information

Website: http://brandeis.edu/walthamgroup 
Contact: Petra NelsonRachel Weissman
Office Phone: 781-736-3235

Club Status: This is a chartered club. That means that it can use University resources and can request funding from the Finance Board.

Club Administrators

Petra Nelson


Kelly Whiffen,
Apr 1, 2014, 12:27 PM
Kelly Whiffen,
Apr 1, 2014, 12:27 PM