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Volunteer with SuperKids Camp this Summer!

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Parks & People Foundation

  • 6 people are interested

Note: We are keeping an eye on the current health crisis and making decisions as information is available. We are still planning for summer, but we're also planning virtual volunteer activities as a backup in case it is unsafe for our staff, volunteers, and campers to gather in person. Regardless, we will have volunteer opportunities available this summer!

Be a part of improving environmental literacy in Baltimore through Parks & People Foundation’s SuperKids Camp! During this exciting 6-week camp rising first through fifth graders work to improve their reading skills while doing a variety of fun activities throughout the city of Baltimore! There are several volunteer positions available including:

  • Administrative Assistant: Volunteers provide support for registration, attendance monitoring and daily functions of the camp office. Good organization skills and attention to detail are required. Available dates: 6/15/20-8/14/20 (Monday-Friday)
  • Counselor in Training: These volunteers assist with the daily running of camp and ensure that campers are learning playing and exploring. Available dates: 6/29/20-8/7/20 (Monday-Friday)
  • Environmental Educator: Volunteers spend the summer in park settings instilling a love for the environment into the next generation of environmental stewards. An ideal volunteer for this opportunity has knowledge of or a strong desire to learn about environmental education. Available dates: 6/29/20- 7/31/20(only Monday-Thursday)

Volunteers must be 14 years or older and be available for 2 consecutive weeks of camp or for a consistent day throughout the summer (for example, every Monday and Tuesday). All volunteers 18 and older must undergo a background check. All volunteers must also attend one in-person volunteer orientation
  • Saturday June 20th from 9 am-12 pm
  • Tuesday June 23rd from 5-8 pm
  • Tuesday July 11th from 5-8 pm
This is a great opportunity to gain service learning hours and provides great experience working with kids and in environmental education

Apply here: http://bit.ly/parksandpeople

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About Parks & People Foundation

Location:

2100 Liberty Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21217, US

Mission Statement

Uniting Baltimore through parks.

Description

For over 30 years, Parks & People Foundation has worked to revitalize neighborhoods through hands-on community cleaning and greening activities, the building of public-private partnerships to sustain green spaces and programs that allow children to learn, grow, and explore their natural environment. Parks & People 's vision is for Baltimore to be One Park- a vibrant network of green spaces, including parks, gardens, playing fields, landscaped boulevards, and more that connect people with the natural environment and each other every day.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Environment

WHEN

Mon Jun 15, 2020 - Fri Aug 14, 2020
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM  

WHERE

2100 Liberty Heights AvenueBaltimore, MD 21217

(39.32076,-76.65327)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Office Management
  • Program Management
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Environmental Education

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must be available for 2 consecutive weeks of camp or regularly throughout the entirety of summer
  • Background check for those over 18

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