Youth Volunteering / Service Program
Dates: Tentative on monthly projects (See August volunteer calendar below)
Times: Tentative dependent on volunteer projects (See August's Volunteer Calendar Below)
(Youth Volunteer Committee meetings take place Mondays form 3-4 pm)
Sign up Instructions: Email McFarlandYouthCenter@gmail.com to sign up for volunteer events.
Experience altruistic behaviors through fun, hands on service projects! Play bingo at the local service center, create bagged lunches for families experiencing homelessness, assist at local food pantries, read to/with younger community members, make dog treats for dog owners, participate in a community wide trash pick up, make a craft with local seniors, help the local community with gardening needs and more!!
This program encourages middle school youth to experience hands on volunteer and service projects that incite the progression of altruistic behaviors and the knowledge and assessment of the world outside of their own. Youth committee meetings take place on Mondays during normal after-school hours and consists of youth participation in planning, arranging and implementing volunteer projects.