Vetri Cooking Lab Volunteer
25 people are interested
Vetri Cooking Lab is an out-of-school time program hosted in 30 sites throughout Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ. We're looking for volunteers to assist our Educators as they guide students through class recipes, teach important nutrition lessons, and highlight science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Classes are built for 12-15 students in 4th-6th grades, with each session taking place in a 2-hour block of time. Semesters run for 10 weeks, with our Spring semester beginning in late February.
Specific schedules (days and times) vary from site to site, but generally speaking all of our Labs run at some point between Monday - Thursday, and between the hours of 3 - 6 pm for a 10-week semester. Each Lab runs for 2 hours. If you are interested in becoming a Vetri Cooking Lab Instructor, please email Ridhdhi Parmar at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information of our Volunteer on-boarding process. The summer is a great time to be on-boarded as a new volunteer
Volunteers must be able to commit to a 10-week program, meeting on the same day each week. Essentially, we would prefer to have the same volunteer at a site for all 10 Labs throughout the semester. We understand that things can come up, and that volunteers may not be able to make all 10 days.
Volunteers do not need to be chefs or nutritionists! We are teaching basic, home cooking techniques to allow our students to recreate recipes at home.
Greater Philadelphia RegionPhiladelphia, PA 19103
- Youth Services
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 15
- Orientation or Training
- 2-3 hours/week
- Attend a Volunteer Orientation - 1 hour commitment