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The Bridge Teen Center

  • 94 people are interested

The Bridge Teen Center is looking for volunteers to support its afterschool programs (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons from 2 pm - 6 pm) and Friday night events (7 pm - 11 pm). Establishing and deepening relationships with students is the primary focus.

Volunteers fill a few different roles. The front desk volunteer helps keep a safe and secure environment, checks students in and out, and directs phone calls. The cafe volunteer handles concessions while engaging students on their laptops. Floating volunteers rotate throughout the center and engage students in conversations and games.

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About The Bridge Teen Center

Location:

15555 S. 71st Ct., Orland Park, IL 60462, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide free programs during after-school and unsupervised hours where students can develop mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually in a safe environment.

Description

The Bridge Teen Center is an innovative grassroots nonprofit community center that was designed around the interests and needs of the average suburban teen. We are located in Orland Park and we serve teens and families all over the Chicago Southland and NW Indiana area. Our mission is to provide free programs during after-school and unsupervised hours where students can develop mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually in a safe environment. Our programs are designed with purpose, and are offered in five different program buckets:

  1. Everyday Life

  2. Community Connections

  3. Educational Support

  4. Mind/Body

  5. Expressive Arts

The Bridge Teen Center exists to serve students between the ages of 13-18 (7th-12th grades), and also provides monthly programming for help parents navigate through the teenage years.
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

15555 S. 71st Ct.Orland Park, IL 60462

(41.60764,-87.79263)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly or Monthly
  • Must complete an application and an in-person interview

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