Volunteers are an essential part of what we do! They come once or twice a week for an hour or stay for a couple of hours each day. Experience is great, but not necessary. Sign up for bi-monthly orientation to learn more.
Summer is a critical time for students. During Summer Spectacular, we offer an hour of academic time Monday through Thursday to support students keeping knowledge they worked so hard to gain through the school year. We also offer extra ESL tutoring to our students who will benefit most from one-on-one support.
Times: Monday through Thursday from 9 AM-10 AM
Tutor or homework Helper
Being able to provide individual support to our students is critical to their academic success. Provide a safe and supportive environment for kids as they complete their homework and supplemental exercises.
Times: Monday through Thursday from 4-6PM(K-5th), Tuesday through Thursday from 5-7PM (6th-8th), Tuesday through Thursday from 4-6PM (9th-12th)
Walk alongside a high school student for at least one academic year, supporting them in their personal and career goals. This friendship with a student supports students as they navigate different development milestones such as learning to drive, taking college entrance tests, applying to college, finding a job, or exploring a new career or hobby.
Times : Tuesday through Thursday from 4-7PM, flexible outside of program time based on student and volunteer schedules.
Teach a Specialized Class
Do you have a passion for art or science? For entrepreneurship, work-readiness, gardening, photography, or budgeting? Come lead out of your talents and professional experience with hands-on enrichment activities for either our middle or high school students.
Times : Tuesday through Thursday from 5-6PM or 6-7PM
Bring Healthy Snacks and Meals
Help provide a healthy snack to our kids as a part of our out-of-school time care. Make something at home and bring it or prepare it with our students during program hours
Times : Monday through Thursday, flexible hours
Gather or Donate Supplies
We depend on in-kind donations to create a thriving environment of support for our students. We always need: Paper towels, Clorox wipes, Pencils and Pens, Notebook Paper (College and Wide Ruled), Gas and Walmart gift cards, etc. For a more detailed list, look at our amazon wish list below.