Volunteering in a School Setting
Girls Empowerment Network - Direct Connect
Need: Volunteers will co-facilitate a weekly school group that takes place during the school day or after school.
Important note: all direct service volunteers must be able to commit to volunteering for a minimum of two semester. Consistency is key for the girls we serve and we want to ensure that volunteers are able to commit to our programs and the girls they work with.
If you are interested in direct service volunteer opportunities, we ask that you first fill out our brief Volunteer Interest Form.
Contact Name: Brittany Yelverton
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Communities in Schools of Central Texas
Need: Volunteers to serve as mentors for elementary, middle, and high school level students. Volunteers will meet with the same student(s) once a week. Complete a Volunteer Application for CIS of Central Texas.
Location: Multiple locations in the Central Texas area. High need of mentors in the Hays CISD campuses in Kyle and Buda.
Contact Name: Edith Rivera
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact #: 512.464.9767
Special Training/Orientation: Volunteers must complete a required 1.5 hour CIS Mentor Training.
Need: Volunteers to serve as College Access and College Success Coaches for a 10-month service term with AmeriCorps. These Coaches work as advisors to help students navigate the college application process and through earning a post-secondary degree.
Contact Name: Kim Nguyen
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact #: 512.681.0217
Hernandez Elementary School
Need: We are looking for volunteers to read to our students after school and help with homework. We have students from Kindergarten to 5th grade. We have English and Spanish speaking students. We would like to have volunteers come Mondays from 3:00-4:00pm.
Contact Name: Cecilia Reyes or Maria Galloway
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact #: 512.393.6100
Location: 333 Stagecoach Trail San Marcos, TX 78666
Additional Information: Volunteers will need to fill out the San Marcos CISD background check available on the district's homepage prior to coming and helping out.