Volunteens is a website that helps teenage high school students find volunteering opportunities to not only better their community, but also to fill their high school’s required community service hours.
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Some Teen Volunteer Opportunities
Broward County Parks and Recreation Division
Contact Person: Anita Ziegler
Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator
Address 1: Locations throughout Broward County
Contact Number : 954-357-8153
Thank you for considering Broward County Parks for your volunteer needs. The VIP (Volunteers Improving Parks) program offers short-term and long-term opportunities for individuals, families, students and groups to share their time and talents with the community. You can learn how to help protect our environment or assist with special events, just to name a few opportunities. For many projects, no experience is required – we will provide the necessary training and guidance. Find Yourself at a Broward County Park! Please visit our Website for available projects and applications: www.broward.org/parks/ and select "SUPPORT US"
Boca Jets Lacrosse
Contact Person: Brian Clinton
Job Title: Stickhead Lacrosse 500 NE Spanish River Blvd
Address 1: c/o Stickhead Lacrosse 500 NE Spanish River Blv
Address 2: Suite 21
City: Boca Raton
ZIP code: 33431
Contact Number : 954-725-1408
Boca Jets Lacrosse is a non-profit sports organization that provides a league for boys and girls from grades K - 8 to play lacrosse in Boca Raton. We are a 100% volunteer organization and have had over 300 children participate in one year. Volunteers are needed for: Office work - registration information (immediate need) Web site improvements Coaching Game day - concession help
Boca Helping Hands
Contact Person: Joanne Szja
Job Title: Administrator
Address 1: Friendship Baptist Church
Address 2: 1421 NE Second Court
City: Boca Raton
Contact Number : 561.447.9275
Boca Helping Hands provides bags of groceries from its food pantry and hot meals on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday. In addition it provides more than 1000 sandwiches and snacks a week for the children in low-income, after-school, child-care facilities in the area. Shut-in meals are also provided. We welcome teen (16+) volunteers. The center is a wonderful place for students to volunteer because of its friendly and caring atmosphere.
Ocean Watch Foundation
Contact Person: Lisa Wetherinton
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Address 1: Lighthouse Point
Address 2: Lighthouse Point
City: Lighthouse Point
ZIP code: 33074
Contact Number : 954 467 1366
The Ocean Watch Foundation is a grass roots volunteer organization involved in marine conservation and educational projects to preserve the local coral reef environment. We need volunteers for the following tasks: Beach cleaner; advertising, fundraising, operations, pr;, Annual Reef Sweep and Beach Clean-up. Since 1988 more than 4,000 volunteers have hauled more than 10 tons of harmful garbage from various beach sites. Minimum Age: 15 years old
Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of Palm Beach County, Inc.
Contact Person: Jennifer Przysinda
Job Title: Director
Address 1: 2112 Congress Ave. South,
Address 2: #2 West Palm Beach
City: West Palm
ZIP code: 33406
Contact Number : 561.966.4120 ext. 16 or 1.800.819.2447
“Big Brothers” and “Big Sisters” are needed to mentor at-risk elementary students (grades 3,4, & 5) in a structured program in local elementary schools. There are locations available throughout Palm Beach Country at selected schools. Volunteers will have to attend one traininng session. A weekly commitment of 1 1/2 hour meetings is required.