How Do I Become a
Teen Volunteer?

Ask for an application at the Children’s Reference Desk or download the application below. You’ll also need a typed letter of recommendation from your teacher, guidance counselor, or youth group leader. For Homework Helpers, you’ll also need a copy of your latest report card.

Earn your community service hours by becoming a teen volunteer! Choose from an array of different opportunities to fit your busy schedule:

Volunteer Opportunities

Computer Helpers

Savvy with computers? Our Computer Helpers help children after school and on weekend with our public PC’s in performing tasks such as printing and saving files to a flash drive.

Homework Helpers

Become a Homework Helper and help children in grades 1 through 5 with their homework after school. You’ll need to turn in a copy of your latest report card along with your application.

Vidcode Volunteers

Join Vidcode Volunteers if you like flexible hours and working at your own pace. Vidcoders help us evaluate a new coding database for teens. All levels of experience are welcome!

For any questions call us at the children's reference desk, ext 237