Middle/High School Summer Program Aide


Cause Areas


Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:00 AM - Fri Aug 04, 2017 04:00 PM


1029 Vermont Ave. NWSuite 810Washington, DC 20005


Asian American LEAD Youth Leadership Empowerment and Development (AALEAD) is a youth development organization. Our mission is to support low-income and underserved Asian Pacific American youth with educational empowerment, identity development, and leadership opportunities through after school, summer, and mentoring programs. For more information, please visit our web site at www.aalead.org .

AALEAD’s Middle & High School Summer Programs primarily serves low-income Asian Pacific American students in middle and high school in DC, Montgomery County, and Fairfax County. These programs provide identity development, educational empowerment, and leadership opportunities to our youth. We will be hosting a variety of lessons, events, and workshops throughout the summer that depend on dedicated volunteers to be successful.

Middle and High School Program Aides report to Site Coordinators.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in managing student behavior

  • Support students individually or in groups

  • Assist with lesson facilitation

  • Assist with summer projects

  • Assist coordinates with sport, recreational, art, and extracurricular activities

  • Chaperone field trips

  • Carry out specific tasks, as directed by the coordinators

  • Have a great attitude and be ready to have some FUN!

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Gain experience in areas of education and community-based non-profit work

  • Build relationships with youth from our community

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Have fun with our students :)


  • Volunteers in Middle/High School Programs must be at least 21 years old.

  • We ask that volunteers commit to at least one shift per week.

Our program specifics are as follows:

  • DC Middle and High School Program

    • Program Duration: June 26, 2017 to August 3, 2017

    • Day/Time: Mondays - Thursdays

    • Location: Washington, DC

  • MD Middle and High School Program

    • Program Duration: June 28, 2017 to August 3, 2017

    • Day/Time: Mondays - Thursdays

    • Location: Rockville, MD

  • VA Middle and High School Program

    • Program Duration: June 28, 2017 to August 3, 2017

    • Day/Time: Mondays - Thursdays

    • Location: Annandale, VA

Next Steps:

  • Contact Vi Bui, Volunteer Programs Coordinator at vbui@aalead.org or 202-884-0322 x110 for more information and to receive the AALEAD Volunteer Application.

  • Complete AALEAD Volunteer Application.

  • Schedule a brief interview so we can get to know your interests and strengths.

  • Attend AALEAD Volunteer Orientation and Training.


  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • minimum 2 hours per week

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