JUNE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Alliance For Latinitas
Wednesday, June 20, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Location: Rulis International Kitchen (2900 North Mesa Street).
This volunteer group offers a forum for women to support and advance Latinitas’ mission to promote the empowerment of Latina youth. Latinitas is hosting a planning meeting for volunteers who would like to take on leadership roles within this committee and help plan our upcoming events. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915.282.5639
Viva La Voz CAMP Chicas Advancing in Media Project
Saturday, June 2 and June 16 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Location: Latinitas Headquarters (1359 Lomaland).
Latinitas invites teen girls (ages 13-18) to participate in writing & multimedia workshops. Girls will be writing magazine stories and producing media projects to be published in our online magazine. Volunteers are needed to help mentor the teen participants during the scheduled workshops, help with the planning process, and serve as guest speakers with media related experience. If you are interested in helping or would like more information about attending the workshop, please email email@example.com or call 915.282.5639.
High School Graduation Gift Fundraiser
Thursday, June 7, 9:00am, 1:30pm, 6:00pm
Friday June 8, 9:00am, 1:30pm, 6:00pm
Saturday June 9, 10:00am, 1:30pm, 6:00pm
Sunday June 10, 3:00pm, 7:00pm
Tuesday June 12, 9:00am, 2:00pm, 6:00pm
Wednesday June 13, 10:00am, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Location: Don Haskins Center (151 Glory Road).
Latinitas will be selling high school graduation gifts to fund raise for our workshops and summer camps. We will be attending the graduation ceremonies for the various high schools across town. Several volunteers are needed to help assemble the graduation gifts prior to the graduations, promote and hand out pre order forms and assist with selling the gifts before the ceremony. This can be done at the Latinitas office (1359 Lomaland Suite 502).Volunteers can also assist by helping promote and sell graduation gifts. Volunteers would need to be present about an hour before the scheduled graduation. There are various times and dates that the graduation will take place. You can choose a morning shift or afternoon shift as well as the date. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915.282.5639.
Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, June 5 and June 19, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Location: Latinitas Headquarters (1359 Lomaland #502).
Latinitas will be providing a volunteer orientation to any potential volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and bring all your friends over to become part of Latinitas. To apply to volunteer fill out a volunteer application here. If you are interesting in attending, please email email@example.com or call 915.282.5639.
Multimedia Expression Workshops
Tuesdays and Thursdays in June (June 12, June 14, June 19, June 21, June 26, June 28), 4:00pm – 5:00pm. Location: Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Library (6701 South Desert Blvd)
Latinitas will be hosting multimedia expression workshops on Tuesdays and Thursdays in June for girls 4th – 8th grade. During these workshops, girls will participate in hands-on media arts activities. Female volunteers are needed to assist in the workshops and to guide the girls during the activity. If you are interested in helping, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915.282.5639.
Creative Expression Saturday Camps & After-School Clubs
Saturday, June 23, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the Judge Marquez Library Branch (610 N. Yarbrough).
Saturday, June 9, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Richard Burges Library (9600 Dyer). Held Weekly After School at Various Public Housing Centers
Female volunteers are needed to assist our workshop leaders and mentor girls
(in grades 4-8th) with hands-on media arts activities in our Saturday Camps and After-School Clubs. Our Saturday camps occur monthly, so on-going mentoring is gladly accepted as well. The After-School Clubs typically take place from 4:30-6:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays at various community center around town. If you are interested in helping, please email email@example.com or call 915.282.5639
LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH EVENTS
Teen Fest – Ysleta Library
Saturday, June 2 2:00p.m. – 4:00 p.m Location: Ysleta Library (9321 Alameda).
Ysleta Public Library is kicking off their summer reading program for teens with information, games, free goodies, Zumba and music guests. The event is free and family oriented. Latinitas will be holding an informational booth and will be having craft activities for children. Volunteers are needed to help distribute promotional information about Latinitas and assist children in arts and craft activities. If you are interested in helping, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915.282.5639.
Teen Fest – Doris Van Doren Library
Saturday, June 2, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Location: Doris Van Doren Library (551 Redd Road).
Doris VanDoren Library will be hosting Teen Fest, an event geared for El Paso teens. The event will include entertainment, free giveaways and games. Latinitas will be holding an informational booth and doing craft activities. Volunteers will be needed to help at the booth, pass out infomrational material about Latinitas and host the craft activites at the table. If you are interested in attending or have any additional questions, please email email@example.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.
Kennedy Housing Authority Fair
Saturday, June 16. 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Location: Kennedy Housing Authority (11201 Pebble Hills).
Latinitas will be participating in the Kennedy Housing Authority Fair by hosting an informational table. Volunteers are needed to set up and break down the table as well as distribute any promotional information and help girls with any craft activities. If you are interested in helping, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639
TVP Health Fair
Friday, June 15 4:00 p.m. – 6: 00 p.m., Location: 6501 Boeing.
TVP will be hosting a health fair and Latinitas will be hosting an promotional booth. Volunteers are needed to set up the table and give information about our youth program including our upcoming summer camp and workshops to any person that approaches the table. If you are interested in helping, please email email@example.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.
Chicas Advancing in Media Project Coordinator
Latinitas is seeking a Chicas Advancing in Media Project (CAMP) Coordinator. The volunteer would help us lead bi-weekly CAMP workshops for high school girls. They would help recruit members, plan and attend bi-weekly meetings, mentor the teen participants, guide girls in creating media projects, organize activities and field trips, serve as or find guest speakers with media experience, expose girls to events/landmarks across the city and encourage girls to write and complete multimedia projects to be published for the Latinitas magazine.If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call and leave a message at 915.219.8554
Summer Camp Assistant Leaders
Latinitas is hosting a Multimedia Arts summer camp for girls 4th – 8th grade and is recruiting volunteers interested in assisting at the camp scheduled in July. Volunteers are needed to help plan the hands on activities for the camp as well as assisting during the camp. At the camp, volunteers are needed to help set up, serve as a guest speakers, mentor the girls, guide campers through the scheduled activities, and clean up. Help is also needed with promoting the camp among girls and parents. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email email@example.com or call and leave a message at 915.219.8554.
Editorial Team seeks Writers
Latinitas wants you to become part of our editorial team. We are looking for writers, editors, photographers and multimedia journalists who would like to add content to our girl empowering magazine. Volunteers will be able to pitch story ideas, work on their articles, and help copy edit content before publication. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call and leave a message at 915.219.8554.
Housing Club Leaders & Mentors Wanted
Make a difference in a girl’s life as a Housing Club Leader. Latinitas hosts media enrichment clubs where girls can build confidence through creative expression. Latinitas partners with local public housing centers to host 6-week-long after-school clubs. Our clubs focus on encouraging girls to build confidence through creative multimedia expression. Girls in will participate in hands-on activities such as creative writing, photography, arts & crafts, skits and more. Our clubs connect girls with positive role models and encourage girls to express themselves in a safe and supportive environment. As a club leader, you would guide small team activities and motivate girls to foster a positive self-esteem. Club Leader volunteers commit 2 hours per week after school between 4:30-6:30pm for a 6 week period. If you are interested, contact us at 219.8554 or email@example.com.
Recruitment Street Team
The Spring semester of Club Latinitas will be approaching next year. We are seeking volunteers for our Recruitment Street Team to distribute informational posters and recruit girls for our after school programs and upcoming summer camps. If you can commit 2 hours to help us post fliers at community centers, contact us at 219.8554 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Latinitas is looking for office help to type and transfer stories and files into our newly launched website. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us at 915.219.8554 or email@example.com.
School & Art Supply Drive
Latinitas is organizing a school supply drive to benefit deserving girls enrolled in our programs and for our upcoming summer camps. Donations of binders, notebooks, paper, scissors, paper, markers, pens, glue sticks, color pencils and other basic art supplies are being collected at the Latinitas headquarters – 1359 Lomaland # 502. If you are interested, contact us at 219.8554 or firstname.lastname@example.org.