Volunteers and Tutors needed for 1st grade students in Lafayette


(39.989212,-105.083275)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sun Jan 01, 2017 03:00 PM - Wed May 31, 2017 06:00 PM

Where

655 Sir Galahad DrLafayette, CO 80026


About


Help support our newest Dreamer class, La Vista, at Sanchez Elementary school as a program volunteer! The Dreamers are in first grade and will need academic and socio-emotional support! It's a great way to form relationships, get experince working with youth, and have fun!

Program Volunteer Commitment: At least one day each week during the spring semester

Time: M-F, after-school hours (~3:00 - 6pm)

Program Volunteer Responsibilities: Volunteers work with small groups of Dreamers and support the program staff in carrying out snack time, recess, homework help, academic skills support, and enrichment activities (e.g. soccer, art, music, finance classes, yoga, relaxation techniques, journaling, etc.)

Ideal Volunteer: Someone who enjoys working with youth and is flexible, energetic, patient, and thrives in a hands-on environment that can be characterized as having a "buzz of productivity."

How to apply: Please fill out a volunteer application using this link: http://ihadboulder.org/index.php/volunteer/application Once the application is received, a member of the Volunteer Department will reach out to schedule a volunteer interview.

The "I Have a Dream" Foundation's mission statement: The mission of the "I Have a Dream" program is to motivate and empower children from low-income communities to reach their education and career goals by providing a long-term intervention program of mentoring, tutoring, and cultural enrichment.

Questions?: Please emailed our Volunteer Coordinator, Liz Bolejack at tutors@ihaveadreamboulder.org

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Sports Coaching
  • Youth Services
  • Community Outreach
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 1 day a week for the spring 2017 semester
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