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© 2016-2019 Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley

GET INVOLVED

Volunteers are an integral part of our programs and assist in every corner of our Clubhouses.
Help youth reach new heights and volunteer today!

Individual

Group & Corporate

INDIVIDUAL VOLUNTEER

 

We are always looking for volunteers who are able to commit one to two hours per week for at least three months. Our time of greatest need is weekdays 2pm-6pm.

HOW YOU CAN HELP

Assist members with their homework. Tutoring includes reading with members, helping with homework assignments, preparing for upcoming exams or researching for projects. 

Become a tutor
Engage youth in science, tech, engineering, and math

Help members learn and practice basic computer skills. Assist in activities like video production, online learning, coding events and coaching for the annual Tech Challenge.  

Share your love for the arts

Assist with implementing arts activities, help deliver instructions, and have fun creating art! You can also lead a dance class, help members prepare healthy meals, or teach them how to play an instrument.

Lend a hand in rec rooms, sports, and activities

Coach members in a new sport or game and help them lead a healthier lifestyle. Help at practice, officiate games, lead a yoga session, or run a tournament for members. 

Have other ideas in ways you'd like to volunteer? We would love to hear about it! 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply

All volunteers must complete

the online application

Interview

To find your match

Clearance
Orientation

COMPLETE A WAIVER

Background check and TB test is required for those 18+

Takes place at a Clubhouse and includes a Club tour

GROUP & CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS

 

Corporations and Civic Groups are encouraged to contribute services, in-kind gifts and volunteer time. Depending on the group's needs and interests, you may take part in one-day special events, beautification projects, workshops, field trips or ongoing volunteer programs. 

HOW YOU CAN HELP

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One-Day Special Events

Bring a smile to a member's face through special events such as holiday celebrations, Olympic Week, Earth Day Litter Pick-Up, Spelling Bee Week, and STEM Decathlon.

Workshops

Facilitate activities among members to encourage collaboration and develop skills. Workshops may cover music, sports, creative arts, health and wellness.

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Create and preserve beautiful and healthy environments where learning is enhanced. Projects can include displaying photos of members, hanging up quotes, and planting gardens.

Beautification Projects
Host a Visit

Workplace tours give our members the opportunity to explore different career paths and opportunities.  The purpose of the visit is to expose youth to your industry and company, inspire them, and give them insight as to how companies operate and the various types of roles they can aspire to someday have.

GROUP VOLUNTEER PROCESS

Inquiry

Complete our online form to share your information

Please note that filling out this form does not guarantee the requested date or activities.

Connect

Once the form is completed we set up a call to plan your activity

Engage

Visit our Clubs for a day of service

VOLUNTEER RESOURCES