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Camp Escapades Volunteer Counselors Summer 2024

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ORGANIZATION: Momentum

  • 4 people are interested

Come be a part of this exciting camp experience working with children of unique abilities! We'd love to have you join our volunteer "white shirt" team this summer as either a one-on-one buddy with a child or on our Activities Team helping to organize the activities throughout the day!

Why: Camp Escapades is an innovative summer camp for children with disabilities and medical conditions and their siblings.

Who: Momentum is dedicated to advancing the independence, productivity, and full citizenship of children and adults with disabilities and medical conditions. Momentum helps individuals with disabilities at all stages of life live their day to day lives, families and caregivers.

What to Expect:

Register to volunteer with us for one, two or three weeks.

Be a big part of a child's favorite summer memory

Connect with awesome individuals and a supportive community

Fulfill your school or community group service hour requirements

Discover new passions as you gain new experiences

Learn new things and help execute and organize camp activities

Make friends and have fun

Free Parking will be available within a short walking distance of the camp

What's Required:

Attend two Volunteer Orientations (6/24 3pm-6pm and 7/9 5-7pm)

3 Weeks of Camp- volunteer for 1, 2 or 3 weeks

7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26 and/or 7/29-8/2)

Hours:

8:30AM-3PM- Mon, Wed. & Thurs

8:30AM-3:30PM- Tuesday & Friday

Volunteers must be ages 14 and up

Before confirmation of acceptance to volunteer opportunity, must fill out application, consent forms, proof of TB test and optional Covid-19 vaccination

Volunteers 18+ will need background check and fingerprinting

Have Questions or Need Accommodation? Email the Opportunity Coordinator below.

This opportunity is managed by an L.A. Works partner, Momentum.

All volunteers participating in this volunteer opportunity are expected to adhere to the health and safety guidelines outlined here: /www.laworks.com/health-and-safety

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About Momentum

Location:

2400 Willow Lane, Thousand Oaks, CA 91361, US

Mission Statement

We are dedicated to advancing the independence, productivity, and full citizenship of children and adults with disabilities and medical conditions. We are unlocking the power that comes from integrating all individuals into society. We help individuals with disabilities at all stages of life live their day to day lives. We help families, by guiding new parents on the best path forward. We are working to improve the lives of those who care endlessly for the individuals supported. As a family of organizations, we partner with employers and other organizations to create ways in which they can tap into the skills of everyone. And we are advocating with policymakers, reaching out to raise awareness and understanding for the people we support. Through our dedication, support, and advocacy, we are transforming the quality of life for everyone.

Description

We have different events throughout the year: Momentum Celebrates (April 27th- largest fundraising event- setup, event and breakdown, Annual Golf Classic (June 3rd), Sensory Trick or Treating, Momentum Holiday Marketplace, Adult Homes day programs & celebrations

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities

WHEN

Mon Jul 15, 2024 - Fri Aug 02, 2024
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM

WHERE

Torrance, CA 90501

(33.82919,-118.31697)
 

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