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Coach With Girls on the Run at Alexander Park!

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ORGANIZATION: Girls on the Run of the Bay Area

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Girls on the Run is a nonprofit after-school program that builds confidence in girls in the 3rd-8th grades. Our program uniquely combines physical activity with intentionally designed lessons that encourage mental, social, and emotional development.



This season, we anticipate serving girls throughout the Bay Area. We are actively seeking dedicated, enthusiastic volunteer coaches who are committed to empowering girls with valuable life lessons! We'll provide you with training, curriculum, supplies, and co-coaches- everything you'll need to coach a safe, successful season and help girls in your community activate their limitless potential!


Alexander Park practice times: Mon/Thurs 4:00-5:15pm

Click HERE to find a site location near you!



Coach Responsibilities:

Serve as a role model and mentor for the participating girls

Prepare & collaborate with other coaches to facilitate twice-weekly lessons

Attend both weekly practices (virtual or in-person depending on safety)

Communicate with parents/guardians of program participants as needed

Participate in the Girls on the Run 5K

Have fun motivating girls to become healthy and confident!



Coach Qualifications:

Interest in inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident!

Able to complete 6 hours of on-demand coach training to prepare you to lead this season

Able to dedicate approximately 5-7 hours a week for from September-November

Interest in running or any form of exercise, a plus but not required (you do not need to be a runner or a competitive athlete to be a successful coach)!



If you want to make a positive difference in your community, please fill out our Coach Application! We are recruiting coaches to serve with teams in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, and San Mateo Counties.



If you have questions about this opportunity or are interested in starting a GOTR program site, please reach out to our team at coaches@gotrbayarea.org.

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About Girls on the Run of the Bay Area

Location:

The Women's Building, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94110, US

Mission Statement

What We Do: The mission of Girls on the Run of the Bay Area is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. We envision a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams! Who We Are: We administer non-competitive, after-school running programs in San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, and San Mateo Counties. Our 8-week program combines training for a 5K running event with a community service project and uplifting workouts that encourage emotional, social, and physical development. Over the course of the program, girls will develop and improve competence, feel confidence in who they are, develop strength of character, respond to others and oneself with care, create positive connections with peers and adults, and make a meaningful contribution to community and society. Founded in 2002 Girls on the Run San Francisco is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Girls on the Run San Francisco is a chapter of Girls on the Run International, which was founded in 1996 and is based in Charlotte, NC. About 2000 girls participate in our local bay area programs each year.

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What We Do:

The mission of Girls on the Run of the Bay Area is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. We envision a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams!



Who We Are:





We administer non-competitive, after-school running programs in San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, and San Mateo Counties. Our 8-week program combines training for a 5K running event with a community service project and uplifting workouts that encourage emotional, social, and physical development. Over the course of the program, girls will develop and improve competence, feel confidence in who they are, develop strength of character, respond to others and oneself with care, create positive connections with peers and adults, and make a meaningful contribution to community and society. Founded in 2002 Girls on the Run San Francisco is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Girls on the Run San Francisco is a chapter of Girls on the Run International, which was founded in 1996 and is based in Charlotte, NC. About 2000 girls participate in our local bay area programs each year.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Children & Youth

WHEN

Mon Sep 12, 2022 - Sun Nov 13, 2022
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

WHERE

409 Yorkshire WayBelmont, CA 94002

(37.5273,-122.28052)
 

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