Lead a team of volunteers as they play with kids living in an LAFH shelter at the "BE A KID AGAIN: Playtime at LA Family Housing" volunteer opportunity.
About LA Family Housing:
LA Family Housing Corp. is a non-profit emergency shelter for homeless families and singles in Los Angeles County. Their main focus is to get families stabilized through counseling, job placement, and life skill classes.
The event you'd manage:
At "BE A KID AGAIN: Playtime at LA Family Housing," volunteers play with kids aged 8-13 whose families are currently living in one of LAFH's temporary shelters. Volunteers and kids might play soccer, make a craft, have a yahtzee tournament, paint faces - you name it! All while giving their guardians a much needed siesta.
Date and time:
Two Sundays per month, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Project Leader Requirements:
- Must commit to leading the project for at least 6 months
- Must attend an L.A. Works Leader Training
- Must clear a background check
- Gain marketable leadership skills
- Learn about the non-profit world from the inside
- Make a bigger impact
Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
- Issue Area(s): Children & Youth Education, Hunger & Homelessness
- Population Served: Families, Low-income Communities
- Activity Type: Caring for People,Mentoring/Youth Development
- Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
Additional Dates for this Event
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- Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
- Create a new team to sign up.
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