Volunteer Corner

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Volunteer Opportunities

Here at the Overtown Youth Center we truly are busy bodies! From the staff right down to the students, we are always on the go. Volunteers make a major difference in what we are able to accomplish. Please take a look at our volunteer opportunities below to see how you can assist us in fulfilling our mission!

During the School Year: Monday – Thursday 3:15pm-6:15pm

  • Assisting students with academic assignments
  • After School Tutoring
  • Assisting in program activities – art, music, dance, garden, recreational sports or play, etc.
  • Supervising students whenever necessary
  • Administrative Assistance (if interested)
  • College and Career Readiness Workshops

During the Summer, Teacher Planning Days & Spring Break

  • Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Snack
  • Chaperoning Field Trips
  • Assisting in program activities – art, music, dance, garden, recreational sports or play, etc.
  • Supervising students whenever necessary
  • Administrative Assistance (if interested)

Special Events

  • Super Saturday
  • 33 Thanksgivings (Thanksgiving Meal Giveaway-November)
  • Holiday Party (December)
  • Zo’s Hoop Law (March)
  • Jewel Summit (May)
  • Save Our Sons Youth Summit (June)
  • Back to School Drive (July/August)

*We also accept volunteers to assist with administrative opportunities in the following departments: Development, Finance, Marketing, Program Administration, etc.

Interested in becoming a volunteer?

Complete our volunteer application.

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