Volunteer Opportunities

2017 Volunteer Opportunities
June 19 to July 28
Contact: carolyndevaughn@yahoo.com

ACTIVITY                           AGE                                    TIME REQUIREMENTS

HARAMBEE!

Harambee is a high-energy pep rally that begins every day of Freedom School with a celebration of reading, learning, and every child’s ability to succeed. Every weekday morning a community member reads a story to scholars. It’s the best way to start the day.

Age: None
30 minutes
(8:30-9am)
ON-SITE ACTIVITIES
Lead and share a skill, hobby, or interest with scholars in a hands-on way, e.g. sports clinic, yoga, craft activity, cooking, etc.
Age: 10th grade to adult
1-2 hours
(1:00-2:45pm)
Monday-Friday
FIELD TRIP CHAPERONE
Accompany staff and scholars on field trips to local museums, parks, pools, etc. Volunteer pays for own entrance ticket if applicable and provides own transportation.
Age: 10th grade to adult
1-2 hours
(Typically 1-2:45pm)
SUPPLY SHOPPER
Shop for specific materials for curriculum activities. We provide a new shopping list each week for 6 weeks of summer. Sign up for one or more weeks. Reimbursement available.
Age: Adults
2-3 hours/weekly
PARENT MEETING SUPPORT
Scholars and their families are invited to
several informational Parent Meetings during the summer. Help welcome, serve dinner, provide childcare, and clean up. Support servant leader interns so that they are free to interact with parents
Age: 10th grade to adult
2-3 hours/meeting
(5:45-8pm)
PARENT MEETING PROGRAM
Share an informational session or workshop with parents during 30-45 minutes at a Parent Meeting. Give us a call if you or your organization some useful knowledge to share!
Age: Adults
2 hours
(6-8pm)
SITE SETUP
Help Interns as they get their classrooms ready for the scholars to arrive!
Age:10th grade to adult
As Available
FIELD DAYS
Scholars from every site meet at Providence Day School for a morning of outdoor games and relays! Great opportunity for individuals or groups.
Age:10th grade to adult
9am-12PM
SITE FINALE
Help with the end-of-Freedom School celebration for families. Set up, welcome families, enjoy the presentation, & clean up.
Age: 10th grade to adult
3-4 hours
(9am)

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