Youth Volunteer Information
the bottom of the page for current volunteer opportunities)
Are you between the ages of 11 and 18?
you enjoy learning new things? Do you want to gain valuable
experience? Do you want to meet new people? Do you want to
make a difference in the community? If any of these apply to you,
then consider registering as a volunteer through
The Volunteer Connection.
There are several ways to get involved:
- We will set you up with an ongoing or one-time volunteer
opportunity that matches your interests and skills. Individual
volunteers must be complete the registration process listed below.
The current listing of volunteer opportunities for youth is also
listed at the bottom of this page.
TVC Youth Advisory Council- This council consists of 8th through 12th grade students from
area schools. The mission
of this council is to address and serve the community's needs by
empowering youth to better themselves and their community through
volunteer service. The youth that serve on this council organize and
carry out volunteer projects in the community. You must be a
registered volunteer to participate in the group. Please contact
firstname.lastname@example.org for more
Group Projects - If your church or youth group is looking for
a community service project, contact the Volunteer Connection. We
will work to match your group with a need that fits your group's
size, abilities and desired outcome.
Steps to Register as a Volunteer:
First, fill out these two forms and be sure to have a parent/guardian sign if you are under age 18.
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Next, contact the Volunteer Coordinator at The Volunteer Connection by phone 823-3128 or
email@example.com to schedule a brief orientation
(approximately 20 minutes) to go over your registration form and
explore some volunteer opportunities. Orientations can take place at
school (during ELO/Seminar), Salina Public Library or The Volunteer
Connection office, 239 N. Santa Fe.
Last, bring yourself and your forms to the scheduled orientation.
Presidential Volunteer Service Award
President's Volunteer Service Awards are
awarded annually through The Volunteer Connection. The award year
runs from March 1 to February 28 each year. Awards are distributed
during honors night at local schools. These awards are based solely
on volunteer service time that an individual or family completes.
Please contact The Volunteer Connection for additional information.
For more information
and to sign up for these volunteer opportunities, contact us by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or
Lots of Fun Volunteer Opportunities!
Please let me know if you would like to lend a helping hand at one
or more of the volunteer opportunities listed below.
I will then send you information regarding the location and contact
to help serve pop, popcorn, candy, etc. during the 4A State Football
Tournament. Saturday, November 30, 10:30am – 4:00pm.
Both youth and adult volunteers are needed. Great family
to help a
temporary shelter for homeless families wrap gifts for their
residents’. Two days, you may help one or both days: Wednesday,
December 5 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Candy Canes and Airplanes
requesting volunteers to assist with games, face painting and
serving food, on Saturday, December 7 from 12:45 -4:00
Military Christmas Appreciation Event is requesting help with craft projects, face painting, and serving
food, Sat. Dec. 7, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.
You may volunteer the whole
time (9am – 2pm) or for a three hour shift: 9:00 – 11:30 am and/or
11:30 am – 2:00 pm.
Youth Volunteers are needed to spend time after
school as a friendly visitor;
playing games, reading, etc. to residents in long-term care
needed to sort donations, mostly clothing and misc. household items
for a local charity organization. Schedule is flexible.
Leader/Piano Player to lead sing-along
to nostalgic music from our past in a long-term care facility, twice
monthly (determined by volunteer’s schedule) from 5:30 – 6:30.
to bake and donate two dozen cookies for a non-profit organization
to serve to families in their hospitality room. Please call our office for more