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Some Teen Volunteer Opportunities
Delray Beach Public Library Teen Advisory Boar
Contact Person: Loanis Menendez
Job Title: Cuesta Young Adult Librarian
Address 1: 100 West Atlantic Avenue
City: Delray Beach
ZIP code: 33433
Contact Number : 561.819.6299
Teen Advisory Board @ Delray Beach Public Library (TAB@DBPL) The TAB@DBPL was formed to give teens the opportunity to participate in and influence teen services at the Delray Beach Public Library. Membership Requirements: Ages 13 - 17. Teen Volunteer Application/Model Release and Statement of Commitment. Members must commit to one year of service and a minimum of 75 hours of service for that year. Service hours can be met with a combination of activities: attendance at monthly meetings (1 hr, once a month required) during fiscal year October - September, AND chairing one Young Adult Yearly Program such as Book Discussion Chair and Got Gaming? Chair Various positions available for Homework Helpers and FCAT (3rd, 4th, & 5th) Tutors. For more details, please visit the TAB@DBPL website (www.delraybeachlibrary.org under Youth Services) or come by the library for an application.
Locks of Love
Contact Person: Amy Weeks
Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator
Address 1: Pia McCarthy, Coordinator of Volunteers
Address 2: 2925 10th Avenue North, Suite 102
City: Lake Worth
ZIP code: 33461
Contact Number : 561.963.1677
Locks of Love is a national organization dedicated to providing hairpireces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term (permanent) medical hair loss. Volunteers are needed to open mail, enter data, write thank you notes, mail brochures, and more. We are open from 8:30 - 4:30 Monday - Friday
IGFA International Game & Fishing Association
Contact Person: Gulf Stream
Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator
Address 1: 300 Gulf Stream Way
Address 2: Dania Beach
City: Dania Beach
ZIP code: 33004
Contact Number : 954 924-4340
At At the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum, we work to encourage the sport of fishing. We need volunteers to assist with fishing programs and to work in our interactive galleries.
Minimum Age: 15 years old
Adopt A Street Program
Contact Person: Carrie Hill
Job Title: Coordinator
Address 1: 1 North University Drive
Address 2: Suite 400 –BC
ZIP code: 33324
Contact Number : 954 765 4202 ext. 249
Adopt-A-Street is a partnership between Broward Beautiful, Broward County Government, and participating cities. Volunteer groups agree to adopt one-half of a mile or more of a selected street and remove the litter four times per year for two years. Volunteers are needed to provide organizational help, cleanup supplies, free disposal and Adopt-A-Street signs.
Contact Person: Dawn Read
Job Title: Volunteer coordinator
Address 1: 512 NE 3rd Ave.
Address 2: Fort Lauderdale
City: Fort Lauderdale
Contact Number : 954 767 0686
This organization has two large Family Fun Days in November and December. Winterfest Family Fun Day is November 28, 2010. Winterfest Black Tie Ball is Saturday December 4, 2010. Winterfest Boat Parade is Saturday, December 11, 2010. In addition, we have a variety of fun events that would be appropriate for student volunteers in addition to those listed above.