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Masa

Category:
Children/Youth, Education, Mentoring
Neighborhoods:
East Bronx, Hunts Point, The Hub, Mott Haven, South Bronx, West Bronx
Member Agencies:
Masa
Nearest Public Transportation:
2 (train), 5 (train), Bx2 (bus), Bx15 (bus), Bx19 (bus), Bx21 (bus), Bx41 (bus)
Start Date:
Dec 6, 2015
End Date:
Jun 1, 2016
Availability:
Weekdays, Evening
Duration:
Long Term Opportunity

Masa’s After-school Program operates on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 6 PM—8PM.

At the program, students primarily receive homework help, develop their reading skills, goal orientation/mentoring and begin to develop growth mindsets. They also have opportunities to participate in art, music, and other enrichment activities.

Masa’s 2015-2016 After-School Program (MAP) will start on September 28, 2015 and run through early June 2016. Volunteers are admitted on a roll-in basis.

Requirements are as follows:

– Ability to volunteer consistently for at least one of the following days: Monday (6 PM – 8 PM); Wednesday (6 PM – 8 PM); or Friday (6 PM – 8 PM).
– Able to commit to volunteering for the all or most of the 2015-2016 academic yeawr (college students who will leave NYC in May will be considered). When working with children, consistency is the key to success!
-Willingness and ability to serve as a tutor/homework facilitator to elementary, middle-school students and/or high-school students either in an individual or small group setting.
– Attend mandatory Masa trainings and events (provided advance notice and multiple options for scheduling).
– Provide feedback on student progress and/or concerns to Masa staff.

For more information you may also visit: www.masany.org or e-mail us at volunteeropportunities@masany.org