As a Chicas Facilitator Assistant, you will become a mentor for Latina youth and assist our staff members in providing after-school sessions to empower Latina girls to develop their leadership potential, adopt healthy lifestyles, develop cultural identity, and achieve academic success with high school graduation and college enrollment.
We ask that Facilitator Assistants commit to attending the weekly 90 minute session for at least one semester, although attending for the entire school year is ideal. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred, but not required.
Description: Volunteer will support the Chicas facilitator in organizing and leading 90 minute after school sessions for Latina youth. Volunteer will be responsible for aiding in the supervision of youth, attendance, snack set-up and distribution, and clean-up of school site. Volunteer will also be required to attend at least one Parent Gathering during the year.
Frequency: 1-2 days a week (October - May). We ask for volunteers to commit to a session for at least one school semester.
Schedule: The schedule will be based on the after-school session the volunteer is helping to facilitate. Our after-school sessions are generally 90 minutes and take place one day each week between 1:30PM - 5:00PM.
Location: Schools in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, and Beaverton
- People Skills
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- One 90 minute after-school session per week
- Commitment of at least one school semester (or 3 months)