BGCHR has many volunteer opportunities available. We work with local universities to help students fulfil their class volunteer requirements. Please contact Geo Bonilla at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-434-6060 for more information. All volunteers must fill out an Application and submit to a back ground check.
- Power Hour Assistants: Volunteers are needed in assisting with our Power Hour program. This program is designed for youth to spend time working on homework for 45 minutes to an hour during their time at the Club.
- Core Program Assistants: Volunteers are needed to help in our five core area programs which include: Character and Leadership Development; Health and Life Skills; Sports, Fitness and Recreation; Arts and Crafts; Education and Career Development. Within these core areas, specific programs are run that staff need assistance with. If you have an interest in a particular field, please inform us at the Volunteer Orientation, and we will try to place you in that area if possible.
We also offer internships to local students.
Volunteer Application Internships
- Core Program Assistants: This position would primarily focus on working with the youth at our Club Units. This position would cover one or more of the following areas: Character and Leadership Development; Health and Life Skills; Sports, Fitness and Recreation; Arts and Crafts; Education and Career Development. Within each of theses core area specific programs are run such as SMART Moves, MethSMART, Power Hour, Career Launch, etc.; this position would be responsible for either running a program or assisting in the running of a program.
- Technology Assistants: This position would help with the technological part of our organization. Assist in computer programming, software backup, etc.