Children/ Youth ServicesContact: Monica Ordonez, Suzy Angiel-Driscoll
College Proximity: El Centro College, Mountain View College
DART Availability: Yes
Vehicle Required: No
Special Requirements: Minimum 16 years of age. A background check must be completed- at no cost to the volunteer.
Specific Opportunities: We have a variety of elementary, middle and high school campuses to choose from across the Dallas region. There are several opportunities to support students, including reading to a child, tutoring, test prep, goal setting, facilitating groups, one-on-one lunch buddies (activities), guest speakers and career days. We provide training and coaching to help you positively interact and support the growth of our youth.
Potential Projects This Year: CISDR campus staff is involved in additional activities throughout the year which may include working with larger groups (i.e. corporations, small businesses, etc.) to conduct career fairs, field days, holiday parties, field trips, job shadowing, large groups, service learning projects, career panels, and college visits for students.