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Year-Round Volunteer Opportunities

Your time & expertise are valuable! Please consider these opportunities for engagement.

In-Person & On Campus

Support Elementary Students:

ADA Project Power instructor: Unique recurring opportunity to to teach engaging American Diabetes Association health and nutrition course to elementary students (1 or 6 week periods, 30min-1hr sessions). Curriculum and training provided!

Lead an Afterschool Club: Share your talents in Art, Dance, Step, Knitting, Music, Fitness, Running/Walking, or other passion with young children at one of our program locations (1-3x per week)!

STEM Project Leader: Join an afterschool program to lead a hands-on science project or share what it’s like to work in a STEM field.

Guest Reader for elementary students: Volunteers love sharing time, and diverse books with our youngest learners. Sign up for year-round opportunities to read aloud to students. Summer dates coming soon!

Summer Learning Support: Share your expertise on a subject on a scheduled basis (summer 2022: fine arts, set design, puppetry, singing, fitness, painting, costumes, etc.)

Engage Middle & High School Students:

Guest Speaker for college and career-bound teens: EnCompass Future Ready Career Spotlights host business & community leaders and entrepreneurs to discuss careers, college, life skills, overcoming challenges, and more! Sign up: bit.ly/FR-Sign-up

Mock Interviewer for job-ready teens: As part of FREE Academy (employment education), motivated teens complete 30 hours of training to become work-ready. Sign up to provide critical interview practice: bit.ly/FR-Sign-up

Z-Code Zone Consultant: Share your expertise with teens in areas of Fitness, Independence (finance, budgets, investing, college persistence, driving, housing, nutrition), Content Creation, Recording, Finance, Meditation, Self-Care, Social Activism, Gaming, Arts, and more!

On Your Own Time!

Fundraise on social media - It's easy to host your own, online birthday, holiday or back-to-school fundraiser on Facebook or GoFundMe. We will give you the tools.

Host a tour of EnCompass or Norman Howard - We share special showcase dates, but will always develop a special tour & reception just for you and your guests. This helps us THE MOST!!!

Be a Guest Chef or Judge - Cook your favorite recipe with EnCompass Future Ready students in the Community Kitchen, or sample the menu of the day!

Green Thumb - With or without student and family involvement, help tend our Community Gardens, Teaching Gardens, courtyard, and outdoor classrooms.

Follow, Share & Engage - The simplest way to stay up-to-date and engage others is to spread the word, by mouth or on social media. 

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Reach Out Today!

Have questions or need more details? Contact Rebecca: [email protected] | 585-563-2969 or Jordan: [email protected]