After School Program
The Community Center's After School Program is a home away from home for over 150 kids, ages 5-12, in Wake County. Help these children learn, play, and gain confidence by volunteering with us! For all of these opportunities, volunteers must:
*Be at least 15 years old.
*Commit to minimum of 2 hours/week.
Tutoring: Help kids with their homework! They'll gain confidence, and learn a thing or two about yourself.
Assistant Group Leader: Assist Group Leaders in planned activities! Or, Plan and organize group games or religious activities for the children!
Arts & Crafts Leader: Spark a child's creativity! Volunteer with the 5-8 years old while they do various art and craft projects
Gardening: We have a small garden for the kids and Seniors group. Help us maintain it!
Monday-Friday: flexible times
Story Volunteer: Help teach good character and values through the world of books and love of reading!
Held once a week; date varies by time of year
Guitar Lessons: If you love music and play the guitar, please sign up to visit our weekly guitar club! Teach the kids any basic lesson you would like to share!
4:30pm-5:30pm: Wednesdays; 9 year olds & Fridays; 5-8 year olds
Book Club: Teach the importance and share the love of reading! Join us and help lead a discussion of the current chosen book!
Girls on the Run!: Instill a lifelong love for physical health and teach girls ages 8-13 the importance of health, confidence, and intrapersonal skills.
Must be at least 16 years old with adult supervision. Requires physical activity of volunteers; program ends in celebratory 5k race; Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30pm-6pm
Cheerleading Assistant: Have an extra pep in your step? Help with the cheerleaders learn routines!
Must be at least 15 years old; Fridays; 4:30pm-5:30pm
Maintenance Volunteer: Help repair, organize or paint for the community center! Great team building activity!
Must be a group of at least 3 people; Volunteers have to be 18 years old; times vary by need.