Volunteer at your local Boys & Girls Club!

 

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sequoias! We are a private, non-profit organization comprised of fourteen Clubs around Tulare County. Our mission is to enable all young people, especially those that need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens. Our volunteers allow us to succeed in our mission and provide valuable mentorship to our Club members.We are always accepting applications from enthusiastic volunteers who are excited to give back to their community. 

Types of volunteers we’re looking for include: 

Individual: 

Program Specialist Assistant Volunteer: Program Specialist Assistant volunteers provide assistance in all areas of the Club. Assistants work directly with Club members and staff by providing tutoring and/or homework help, assisting with program activities and providing vital mentorship to our Club members. Many of our Program Specialist Assistant volunteers thoroughly enjoy their experience and go on to become Program Specialist staff members.

Enrichment Volunteer: Enrichment volunteers partner with our Club staff and create a short specialized skill course that is taught over a period of time. Past enrichment volunteers have taught classes in: dance, arts and crafts, sports, cooking, music, sewing, knitting/crochet, etc.

Special Event Volunteers: Special event volunteers assist with occasional events such as fundraisers and national days of service.

Youth Volunteers: We gladly accept youth volunteers that need to fulfill any volunteering hours assigned by academic programs.Youth under the age of 18 who wish to volunteer are required to first become a member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sequoias before applying to volunteer.

For a list of current individual opportunities at specific clubs please vist: http://volunteer.unitedwaytc.org/agency/detail/?agency_id=66323

Group: 

We always welcome group volunteers at our Clubs. Partner with one or several of our Clubs to create an unique experience for our Club.

Click here to download examples of some team-building activities your group can participate in.

For more information on group volunteering please contact Cinthia Ibarra at 559.592.4074 or via email at cinthia.ibarra@bgcsequoias.org

Steps for becoming a new volunteer

The process to become a new volunteer takes between 1-2 weeks.

1.Application and Interview:

All volunteers must fill out an application so that we can get to know you and find the best placment for your valuable skills. Once your application is reviewed you will be contacted for a phone and/or in person interview.

Please download an application here and return via email to cinthia.ibarra@bgcsequoias.org or in person to 1003 San Juan Ave, Exeter Ca or at your local Boys & Girls Club.

2. Background and Reference Check

All volunteers over the age of 18 will undego a background and reference check. The background check takes about a week to process and it is of no cost to you.

3. Orientation and Training

Sucessful volunteer candidates will be contacted to attend orientation and training.

4.  Congratulations, you’re a Boys & Girls Club volunteer!

Thank you again for your interest, we hope to hear from you soon!

 

 

 

 

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