Girls Inc. Dallas offers a wide range of short and long-term volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups. Whether you want to spend time reading with girls, assisting with homework, or even working on a paint project, you can play an essential role in helping girls be successful.
Volunteers are needed at all three Girls Inc. Dallas campuses: Love Field, Oak Cliff, and South Dallas.
Our volunteer service hours during the school year are Monday-Friday 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. During the summer our volunteer hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Here are just a few ways you can get involved
- Mentor: Mentors are matched one-on-one with a girl and provide assistance with homework, college planning, and life skills – The Bold Futures Mentoring Project purpose is to increase girls, ages 9-14, coping skills, including confidence levels, resource awareness and skills needed to avoid and positively handle situations of violence. Adult female mentors (18+) are needed to work with small groups of 4-5 girls on an ongoing weekly basis beginning in fall 2018.
- Tutor: Help our girls succeed in school by helping with homework and test preparation. Tutors are our greatest volunteer need!
- Activity Assistant: Provide extra help to our program staff as they deliver the day’s Girls Inc. program, read with the girls, play games, and help with art projects.
- Workshop Assistant: Whether you enjoy sports, yoga, drama, crafts or can lead a program on career readiness or leadership, our girls love learning new things.
- College/Career Speaker: Help a girl discover her passion by sharing your career path and college experiences.
- Receptionist/Administrative Support: Greet girls and guests at all three campuses. Assist with light administrative tasks to support our administrative and development teams.
- Decorator: Make our campuses bright and cheerful by assisting our campus staff with monthly thematic and even decor.
- Translator: Act as a liaison between Girls Inc. Dallas and Spanish speaking parents by translating agency newsletters and other correspondence.
Register for volunteer opportunities via VOLY.org .
To find out more, please contact
Sherri Cook, Director of Outreach and Impact Data