Community Service Learning

Service Learning opportunity

Organization Information
Organization Name: Boys and Girls Club - T3 Training Teens for Tomorrow
Website: http://bgc-salem.org/programs/teen-programs/
Address: Chemeketa Community College, Building 62, Verizon Connect Center
City: Salem
State: Oregon
Zip Code: 97301
Organization Description:

The Boys & Girls Club of Salem, Marion and Polk Counties works to inspire and enable all youth, grades 1-12, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens through the development of a positive self-image and self-reliance.

Contact Information
First Name: Kelly
Last Name: Gray
Phone: 503-798-7232
Email: kgray@bgc-salem.org
Opportunity Information
Opportunity Name: T3 College Coach
Opportunity Issue Area(s):
  • Education
  • Mentoring
Opportunity Course(s):  
Opportunity Start Date: 10/01/2014
Opportunity End Date: 01/02/2015
Opportunity Description:
  • College Access Coaches act as mentors to T3 teens for one full academic term (Oct– Jan & Feb - June), working 1:1 with career exploration, college preparedness, tutoring and character building to foster youth development.
  • Coaches are required to volunteer 2hrs minimum per week, Training provided.
  • Coaches have the flexibility to mentor at chosen branches, but must attend trainings, orientations, and workshops at the Wipper Teen Center in Salem, Oregon. 
  • Topics covered through the program include, but are not limited to: Career Exploration, Academic Success/Tutoring, Financial Literacy, Individual Reflection, Service-Learning Days, Academic Major Exploration, Personal Work Experience
  • For more information: http://bgc-salem.org/programs/t3-training-teens-for-tomorrow/

  • Please email: kgray@bgc-salem.org with your name & contact information to apply. She will email you the Volunteer Application.