Volunteer Opportunities

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Volunteer Opportunities

YWCA Tri County Area is seeking volunteers to become active participants in the community’s success.  Volunteers are highly valued members of YWCA Tri-County Area and contribute significantly toward realizing our mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

Adult Education Center (Pottstown and Norristown Locations)

  • Help adult learners realize their education goals
  • Work one on one or in small groups to help students with reading or
    math skills
  • Support English as a Second Language learners through instruction in
    speaking reading, and writing in English
  • Support immigrant students in pursuing U.S. Citizenship
  • Help job seekers with resume writing, and completing job applications
  • Adult education volunteers are mature, positive and flexible, enjoy working with people, and have an enthusiasm for education. Volunteers must have a four-year degree, be enrolled in a four-year degree program, or enrolled in a community college transfer program that will lead to a four-year degree.

Early Education Center (Pottstown)

  • Assist teachers in the classrooms by interacting with children ages 6
    months to pre-kindergarten
  • Work with children K-6 in after-school programming
  • Assist teachers and staff with administrative tasks
  • Volunteers must gain required clearances

YW Community Kitchen (Pottstown)

  • Assist the kitchen manager in the preparing and serving breakfast, lunch, and snacks to 160 children each day
  • Assist in keeping the kitchen safe, clean, and organized
  • Adhere to YWCA and ServSafe guidelines relating to food handling safety and working with children
  • Volunteers must gain required clearances

Foster Grandparent Program (Montgomery County)

  • Adults 55 and older work with students 1-on-1 in schools or child care centers to help them reach educational goals
  • Foster Grandparents receive benefits including recognition, a meal each workday, transportation, and more!
  • Must work a minimum of 5 hours per week
  • Orientation and training included

Sign Up to Volunteer with YWCA Tri-County Area Today!

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For more information, contact Ashley Faison, Volunteer Coordinator at 610-323-1888 ext. 210 or afaison@ywcatricountyarea.org