Volunteer to Help Enrich the Lives of NYC Girls

Bring your many gifts to girls—volunteer! Share your experience and help shape a bright future. Women of all ages and backgrounds, personal and professional, can enrich lives—see for yourself!

We are now seeking volunteers for our after-school program in Downtown Brooklyn. Please fill out our online application to get started!

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity - After School Volunteer 

 

Through unique and intentional programs, girls will have opportunities to explore and advance in all areas of their lives. Program activities encompass science, technology, sports & movement, leadership, careers & life planning, literacy, environmentalism, art, and self-expression.

Volunteers will work with girls and staff at one of three sites located in Brooklyn, Harlem or the Bronx. After school generally runs Monday - Friday between the hours of 3 pm - 5 pm and volunteers must be able to commit to at least one day per week.

 

 

 

 

Special Event / One Time Volunteer

 

Girls Inc. of NYC hosts several one-time events for girls across New York City.

Volunteers are invited to participate in such events which include career roundtables, college life workshops, community projects, and guest facilitator workshops.

Event dates and times to be determined.

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

  1. Supervise and participate in activities with girls ages 6-18.
  2. Support Girls Inc. of NYC staff in administering Girls Inc. activities and curriculum.
  3. Provide a safe and supportive space for all girls.
  4. Organize, lead, and promote student interest and participation in the activities offered by the program.
  5. Foster an atmosphere of fun and learning while serving as a role model for youth.

 

Qualifications

  1. Demonstrated interest in youth development, education, and/or gender equality.
  2. Must be willing to commit to at least one day a week (for after school program).
  3. High school degree required. AA or BA in progress preferred.
  4. Volunteer positions require a love of learning, flexibility, creativity, energy and passion for inspiring girls to be strong, smart, and bold.
  5. Must past pre-employment background investigation including but not limited to fingerprinting, employment history, and criminal background check.

 

 

How To Apply:

 

To apply please fill out our online application.

 

 

For more information, please email volunteer@girlsincnyc.org or call 212-531-7620 x408.