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. 

                      Monday-Friday: 4:30pm-6pm


Assistant Group Leader:  Assist Group Leaders in planned activities! Or, Plan and organize group games or religious activities for the children! 

                      Monday-Friday: 2pm-6pm


Arts & Crafts Leader Spark a child's creativity! Volunteer with the 5-8 years old while they do various art and craft projects

                      Monday-Friday: 4:30pm-6pm


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! 

                       Fridays; 4:30pm-5:30pm


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.