Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club

The mission of the Boys & Girls Club is “to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.”

Volunteer Positions:

Physical Activities Volunteer, Kroc Center

Encourage children (ages 5-13) to unplug from technology by encouraging them to do indoor and outdoor activities (playground, soccer, basketball etc.) Should enjoy working with young children, have patience and a kind heart.

Volunteer Monday-Thursday, once a week, from 4 to 5:30 p.m., day determined by volunteer

Need a background check and volunteer application, plus 1-2 hour orientation.

Homework assistant, Kroc Center

Work with 3-4 children (ages 5-13) by assisting with homework questions. Should enjoy working with young children, have patience and a kind heart. Not a requirement but especially need people experienced in science, technology, engineering, and math.

Volunteer Monday-Thursday, once a week, from 2:30pm to 3:30pm, day determined by volunteer. Need a background check and volunteer application, plus 1-2 hour orientation.

Tutor/Smart Centers, Hollis Academy or Grove Elementary

Work one on one with children (ages 6-9), especially with math and/or reading. Should enjoy working with young children, have patience and a kind heart.

Volunteer Monday-Thursday, once a week, from 3-4 p.m., day determined by volunteer. Need a background check and volunteer application, plus 1-2 hour orientation.

Assistant to Speech Club teacher, Kroc Center

Involves working with teens to teach them how to research, organize, and present a speech. Should enjoy working with teens, have patience and a kind heart.

Volunteer Wednesdays, 11a.m. –noon, for eight weeks, beginning June 14. Need a background check and volunteer application, plus 1-2 hour orientation.

Assistant for Toastmasters Youth Program, Kroc Center

Work in Public Speaking program for teens, to help build effective listening and communication skills. Should enjoy working with teens, have patience, and a kind heart.

Volunteer Mondays, 11a.m. – noon, for eight weeks, beginning June 5. Need background check and volunteer application.

PCE Coordinator: Linda Kelly