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We Need After-School Volunteers for the Fall!
 

It’s Back-to-School time and ForKids needs volunteers to cover these shifts

to ensure our students have the support they need to succeed in class:

The Landmark Center for Children and Families in Chesapeake

Monday-Friday 5:00PM-7:00PM

Volunteer Teacher’s Aides

Help with in class activities, mealtime supervision and light homework assistance.

 

Monday-Thursday 2:30PM-4:30PM

Volunteer Remediation/Tutors for Elementary program

Wednesday 4:30-6:30 Mealtime and tutors for teen program

 

The Birdsong Center in Suffolk

Monday-Friday 5:00-7:00PM

Volunteer Teacher’s Aides, help with meal service

 

*Volunteers are asked to commit to one semester, one day per week.

 

Interested individuals are invited to attend our Back-to-School Volunteer meeting at the

 

Landmark Center for Children and Families at 1001 Poindexter Street, Chesapeake.

Thursday, September 7, 2023, 5:00PM-6:30PM.

RSVP to Karen Sekulski by September 6.

WE NEED YOU!

New volunteer opportunities are popping up each day at The Landmark Center in Chesapeake, just 4 minutes from downtown Norfolk, and The Birdsong Center in Suffolk.

 

Our centers provide many volunteer options in the professional kitchen, rooftop garden, after school tutoring, warehouse donation center and much more. 

 

Fill out a volunteer interest form below and we will be in touch!

Questions?
volunteer@forkids.org
(757)-622-6400 x112

What do volunteers do?

Volunteers are critical at ForKids. Volunteers can be trained to work in virtually all of our programs. Volunteer experiences range from positions for individuals interested in volunteering just once or regularly to opportunities for corporate or church groups interested in community service projects.

How do I become a volunteer?

Complete our online interest form below. Once received, we will contact you about attending a Volunteer Meet and Greet to learn more about ForKids and the different volunteer opportunities we offer.

 

If you have any questions, contact Karen Sekulski at(757) 622-6400 x112 or ksekulski@ForKids.org

2023
Volunteer Meet & Greet Schedule


Wednesday, April 5
Wednesday, May 3
Wednesday, June 7

Break for Summer
Wednesday, September 6
Wednesday, October 4
Wednesday, November 1

Break for the Holidays

Now Recruiting Mentors!
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Achievement Inspired Mentoring Program
3rd Grade through High School
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Contact Pam Myers
Mentor Coordinator
757-656-5381
pmyers@forkids.org
The Landmark Center Opportunities
(Chesapeake)

Receptionist

Take calls and greet guests 

Beyond the Bell Volunteer
Work with kids in our after school  tutoring program, including homework, projects, and enrichment activities.

ForKids Tutor

Work the Remediation Program Coordinator to tutor students in reading and math. Be a part of closing the achievement gap!

Landscaping/Cleaning
Help us keep our beds, front plaza and parking areas looking good.

Special Events/Supply Drives

Help us prepare for an event or supply drive

The Birdsong Center Opportunities
(Suffolk)

Receptionist
Take calls and greet visitors

Beyond the Bell Tutor Volunteer
Work with kids in our after school tutoring program, including homework, projects, and enrichment activities

Landscaping/Cleaning

Help us keep our beds, playground and parking areas looking good.

 

Special Events/Supply Drives

Help us prepare for an event or supply drive

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