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Summer Day Camp Guide - volunteer with under-resourced teens, The GreenHouse, Sacramento, California


Organization: The GreenHouse
Contact Name: Josiah Gorter
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 2201 Northview Drive
Sacramento, California  95833  
United States
Great For: Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Teaching, Sports and Recreation, Social Services, Mentoring, Education, Directly Serving People, Christian Camping, Children and Youth Ministry, Arts and Humanities, Adult Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
3.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
15
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
10
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position
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Description

Looking for a fun, fulfilling, and nurturing place to volunteer? Join us at The GreenHouse! The families, kids, volunteers, and staff at The GreenHouse create a learning environment full of life and warmth. As a volunteer Adventure Guide, you will discover the joy of making a difference, one youth at a time. Liquid, a summer day camp for teens, provides a safe, nurturing environment during the summer where teens can learn, be creative, have fun, connect, and build positive relationships with their peers and community. Students go on field trips in the community and participate in enrichment workshops. Liquid runs Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-5:30 from June 16th to July 31st. The GreenHouse is a community enrichment center that offers tutoring, mentoring, leadership development, spiritual development, recreation, and enrichment activities for under-resourced youth in the Gardenland-Northgate neighborhood of Sacramento. Our mission is to cultivate a thriving community by nurturing the emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and physical development of our youth and inspiring them to grow to their full potential. Volunteers must: complete an application, be interviewed, and be fingerprinted; attend a Training session; commit to volunteering at least one day a week for 7 weeks; be at least 18 years old.
Initially Posted: 04/07/2015
Last Updated: 03/14/2016

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   06/11
End Date:    07/26