The Buckingham Youth Brigade (BYB) program consists of an incredible, diverse group of teens, many of whom have grown up together. The majority of our students are immigrants or first generation and they represent a range of ages, interests, and GPAs and each one has great potential.
Currently, BYB is seeking a volunteer that can dedicate 1 - 2 hrs/week to tutor one high school student in Physics. As a result of COVID-19, tutoring sessions will be done virtually between the student and tutor.
Note: All interested volunteers are subject to a background check.
If you would like to check out more about our program please feel free to visit our website! www.bu-gata.org/youth-program
BU-GATA is a community-based organization that works with adults and youth to provide culturally competent advocacy, education and leadership development throughout Arlington, Virginia, with a particular focus on renter advocacy and civic engagement in low-income, immigrant communities. Check Out Our Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwHMqXoZaYs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-jT-Wlfd0U
BU-GATA, short for Buckingham and Gates of Arlington , was established by Latino renters in 1992.
BU-GATA was created to stop displacement from a neighborhood multi-family complex, the Gates of Arlington. As the organization grew stronger, residents began to broaden BU-GATA’s focus to include community stability, and in 1998, addressed another neighborhood need - youth leadership development - by creating the Buckingham Youth Brigade.
As a community-based non-profit, BU-GATA has focused on defending tenants, educating residents about their rights, and fighting to preserve the community when gentrification threatens.
BU-GATA's mission is to serve Arlington's low-income, immigrant communities through education and leadership development programs, focusing on education and civic engagement in public policy issues.
If you would like to donate to our youth group please click on the link below:
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.