Volunteer

Volunteer

Whether you’re looking for a long-term volunteer experience, a one-day activity, or a leadership opportunity, there is a place for you!

Here at Girls Inc., we are focused on providing various volunteer opportunities that match your interests and availability. At any given time, we are actively recruiting for specific needs, and list current opportunities on our organizational calendar, below.

Please review our current opportunities listed at the bottom of this page, and feel free to also peruse the categories and time frames of  recruitment throughout the school-calendar year; just below!

We encourage you to apply if you find a good opportunity below, or to be placed on upcoming recruitment lists.

VOLUNTEER CATEGORIES/RECRUITMENT PERIODS
INDIVIDUAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Girls Guide – Volunteer Girls Guides lead or co-lead weekly Girls Group meetings for Portland area girls
    Recrutiment Periods:
    July 1-September 1: Fall placement (Training in early September, term starts in late September)
    October 1-December 1: Winter placement (Training in early/mid December, term starts first week of January)
    January 15-March 1: Spring placement (Training in mid-March, term starts after spring break)
  • SMART Partners in STEM – STEM professionals help to enhance our Operation SMART® programming
    Recruitment periods: ongoing recruitment, placement mostly in winter term
  • Media Partners – Media professionals work with our girls to create girl-positive media messages
    Recruitment periods: ongoing recruitment, placement mostly for spring term
  • Events - We have our major event of the year, Power of the Purse, as well as a fall event and additional special events. Various roles exist for each event, including leadership roles (on our Steering Committees) and day-of event help, as well. Great for individuals and groups! Check the calendar below for upcoming opportunities!

ORGANIZATIONAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Associates Mentoring Program – Groups of female professionals mentor groups of girls 
    Recruitment periods: ongoing recruitment
  • Events - We have our major event of the year, Power of the Purse, as well as a fall event and additional special events. Various roles exist for each event, including leadership roles (on our Steering Committees) and day-of event help, as well. Great for individuals and groups! Check the calendar below for upcoming opportunities!

Apply to volunteer with Girls Inc.

Please complete our online application to begin the process to volunteer with Girls Inc. A staff member will follow-up with an email and next steps for the opportunity you choose.

Other ways to Volunteer

  • Leadership - Contact us for information about joining our Board of Directors
  • Volunteer Committees – Marketing, Fund Development, Finance
  • Advisory Councils – STEM Programming Advisory Council
  • Girls Take Off! - Volunteers tag along with girls on full- or half-day Girls Take Off! weekend adventures
  • Special Event Steering Committee

Upcoming Volunteer Events:

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Date/Time Event
04/26/2014
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Comcast Cares Day: Parklane Elementary School
Parklane Elementary School, Portland OR