Program Volunteers | Playworks

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Program Volunteers


 


 

Volunteer Opportunities

As a volunteer at Playworks, you will help schools bring out the best in kids. See a role that interests you? Please sign up below to volunteer.


Assistant Playground Coach

How you will bring out the best in kids:

  • Be a play ambassador at recess
  • Model games for kids and play actively
  • Learn to create a safe and inclusive environment through play

What it takes:

  • Can you commit at least one day a week 11 a.m.–1 p.m. for one school year?
  • Are you ready to be active and engage in play?
  • Are you passionate about impacting kids' lives in a meaningful way?

If you answered “yes”, we'd love to hear from you!​


Junior Coach Partner

How you will bring out the best in kids:

  • Help train our students to be great recess coaches
  • Encourage leadership on the playground
  • Build community in our schools by collaborating with young minds.

What it takes:

  • Can you commit at least one day a week 11 a.m.–1 p.m. or 4 p.m.–6 p.m. for one school year?
  • Are you ready to be active and engage in play?
  • Are you passionate about impacting kids' lives in a meaningful way?

If you answered “yes”, we'd love to hear from you!​​


Sports League Support

How you will bring out the best in kids:

  • Promote healthy competition as a Referee or Assistant Coach
  • Help with league planning and coordination
  • Support sport-specific inclusive coaching for our youth participants

What it takes:

  • Are you available evenings between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.?
  • Are you a self-proclaimed enthusiast in soccer, basketball, or kickball?
  • Are you ready to impact kids lives in a meaningful way?​

If you answered “yes”, we'd love to hear from you!​​


Special Events Volunteer

How you will bring out the best in kids:

  • Plan, promote and execute school partner or community engagement events
  • Help with “day of” tasks like set up, break down, and registration
  • Engaging local businesses and organizations to support events

What it takes:

  • Are you available evenings between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. or on weekends?
  • Do you believe in the value of bringing communities together through play?
  • Are you ready to impact kids lives in a meaningful way?​

If you answered “yes”, we'd love to hear from you!​​


Convertirse en voluntario:  18 años de edad y mayores  | Menores de 18 años de edad


Looking for a different way to get involved? Learn about our internships or corporate volunteer opportunities.