YouthDOORS Volunteer


(42.35307,-71.076515)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

various locations throughout BostonBoston, MA 02116

Looking for Companies/Employees for YouthDoors!

About

We Are Looking for Companies, Higher Education, and
Organizations to Join our YouthDoors Network! YOUTHDOORS - Delivering Opportunity and Outcomes Resources for Students YouthDoors provides collaboration to open doors for disadvantaged youth to expand learning outside the classroom through teaching, mentoring, and networking opportunities with professionals in education, business, and the Boston area community. Your company/organization provides employees/volunteers that share their skillsets with at-risk Boston youth to open doors of opportunities that fit your time and interest to youth needs. Our vision is One Boston with all aspects of the community collaborating to maximize opportunities and positive outcomes for Boston youth.

Benefits for adults:

  • Ability to connect with youth in a meaningful way
  • Making a positive difference in the life of a youth
  • Improving your professional and social skills
  • Contributing to stronger communities by connecting directly and sharing your personal strengths
  • Increasing your patience and your supervisory skills

Benefits for youth:

  • Increased likelihood of academic success
  • Promotion of healthier relationships & lifestyle choices
  • Increased educational aspirations
  • Enhanced self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Stronger interpersonal skills
  • Opportunities increasing possible future successes
  • Opportunity for a life changing experience

Benefits for companies:

  • A fun, safe, and flexible way for civic engagement
  • Customizable to your resources and level of commitment
  • Single entry point for Boston area civic engagement
  • Collaboration logistics are managed by Community Call
  • Commitment is scalable with growth or can be scaled back if resources are limited.
  • Receive public recognition through social media, the Community Call website, and possibly through press releases and media coverage.
Find out more information on our website at http://www.communitycall.org/youthdoors.html or by writing us at youthdoors@communitycall.org

Skills

  • Networking
  • Financial Literacy
  • Public Speaking
  • Graphic Design
  • Computer Science
  • Professional Development

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • time commitment determined by company/individual
  • CORI check conducted, patient, and interested in working with teens
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