Help K-8th Grade Children Select Brand New School Clothes - Mobile Dressing Center


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Cause Areas

When

Tue Aug 01, 2017 08:30 AM - Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:00 PM

Where

Greater Phoenix Area - Different Location Each DayMust Contact us for more detailsPhoenix, AZ 85020

Inside of our mobile dressing center, the Delivering Dreams Bus is loaded with school uniforms for children in Title I schools.

About

Bring a smile to a childs' face, when you help them pick their brand new school uniforms. The Operation School Bell program provides complete wardrobe packages to children at Title I schools via the mobile dressing center, the Delivering Dreams Bus.

Volunteers are needed to the meet the bus at the designated schools. (the bus is at a different school each day). The bus features a waiting area, dressing rooms, shoe fitting station and racks of clothing. Up to 50 students are helped each day.

Volunteer Duties:

  • Arrive on time and assist with light set up.
  • Engage with the children while they wait their turn to shop
  • Take measurements (waist and foot)
  • Help children select their items (a checklist is provided to volunteers to ensure each child gets the full wardrobe)
  • Distribute hygiene kits
  • Help children find a brand new book of their choice.

Learn more by watching this video clip of the program: https://youtu.be/f8Hw8f8_d4M

Volunteers should dress comfortably, wear close-toed shoes and bring a bottle of water. This position a requires standing.

The Delivering Dreams bus is at a different school each day. Over 85 schools in the Phoenix area are served each school year. For information on locations/schools served, or dates get in touch with Michelle at volunteer@alphx.org or directly call at 602 559-5631



Skills

  • People Skills
  • Program Management
  • Public Relations
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Youth Services
  • General Education

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 hours

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