How Do I Become a
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:
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.
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.
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!