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Learn more about LA’s Promise!r r The mission of LA’s Promise is to graduate every student atten...

Volunteer with local education nonprofit organization, LA’s Promise!

October 1st, 2014

Location: 1035 South Grand Avenue Los Angeles California 90015
Duration: Multiple Days
First Day : Oct 1, 2014
Last Day: May 31, 2015

Learn more about LA’s Promise!
r The mission of LA’s Promise is to graduate every student attending an LA’s Promise neighborhood school college and career ready. This neighborhood’s enrollment zone includes two large South LA high schools (Manual Arts and West Adams Prep) and one middle school (John Muir) operated by LA’s Promise in a first-of-its-kind performance contract with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). Through a robust school turnaround model, LA’s Promise partners with these schools to transform them into community hubs that offer comprehensive support services for students and families. By doing this, LA’s Promise will prepare every child in LA’s Promise Neighborhood to be college and career-ready, healthy and successful in life.
r What is this volunteer opportunity all about?
r We are looking for motivated, education-oriented volunteers who are passionate about helping our 3 South LA schools. Volunteers have the option of working in one of many of our environments, depending on their interests: after-school programming or directly on our school sites, nonprofit office administration, Health & Wellness, Parent and community engagement, at any of our 3 school gardens, and even at special one-day or weekend events held within our the communities we serve.
r Candidate Requirements:
r • Professional oral and written communication abilities.
r • Interest working in Education issues, non-profit environment, or at middle school and high school sites.
r • Ability to attend a volunteer orientation and complete any necessary pre-screening requirements (TB Test and Livescan for working at school sites)
r • Reliable transportation to and from main office and/or school sites
r ***If interested, please contact volunteer coordinator Maria Guerra at

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Flexible based on your school schedule: Monday through Friday during business hours, special events, some weekends.

Tags: at-risk youth, education, health, mentoring, on campus, poverty, tutoring, youth

Contact Person: Maria Guerra

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Contact Phone Number: (408) 206-6735

Organization: LA\'s Promise

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