Cause Areas

When

Fri Jan 13, 2017 04:30 PM - Wed May 31, 2017 06:00 PM

Where

2412 Minnesota Ave SE Suite 101Washington, DC 20020

Volunteer teaches cooking

About

Share your talents with youth in foster care!

FAN seeks volunteers to provide instruction in the arts, sports, and other interest areas to youth ages 8-18 on "Free Choice" days in our after school enrichment program. The program runs from 4:00pm-6:00pm, and youth will sign up for these one-time, 1.5 hour workshops. Volunteers encouraged to set their own availability.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with youth ages 8-18

  • Provide instruction to groups of 5-15 young people in one or more of the following areas:

    • Visual arts (painting, drawing, photography)

    • Performing arts (drama, dance, MCing, Djing)

    • Cooking

    • Sports (martial arts, tennis, double dutch)

    • Other areas (computers, chess, debate, drill team)

    • Instructional areas are limited only by your creativity!

  • Work with mentoring staff to support youth development and character education

Former foster youth are strongly encouraged to apply

Skills

  • Sports Coaching
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Youth Activities Management
  • Drawing
  • Cooking / Catering
  • Mentoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours (or so) a week

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