Volunteer with Youth


Volunteer with Youth Opportunities

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, in-person volunteer opportunities are extremely limited.  

We thank you for your interest!

Please complete the volunteer inquiry so that we can add you to our volunteer list and contact you when in-person opportunities with youth are again available.


New: Volunteer Virtual Guest Readers
Record a book at home for our elementary-age members and post. 
Suggestions for books and useful "how to's" click here.  
No application needed. Sign up here.

Questions? Contact bgcmercer212@gmail.com



After School Homework Helper

Assist students with daily homework Monday-Thursday. Take on the role of mentor/coach to students. Provide encouragement and guidance as students pursue their academic goals.

Send completed volunteer application to Reggie Coleman at rcoleman@bgcmercer.org



Reading for Success Volunteer

Read to our students.  Have a teaching background? You can assist students with Language Arts and reading activities or assignments.  Please commit to 3-4 visits per month.

Send completed volunteer application to Reggie Coleman at rcoleman@bgcmercer.org 


Chess Club Volunteer 

Work with students to develop their chess skills through playing games and coaching.  The Chess club meets weekday afternoons 4-6 pm. We ask that you commit to 2-4 visits per month.

Send completed volunteer application to Reggie Coleman at rcoleman@bgcmercer.org



Youth of the Year Mentor

Work with a high school student to prepare him or her for our annual Youth of the Year Celebration.  Help your mentee write an essay, prepare for an interview panel, and develop a 2 minute speech.  We generally ask that mentors comitt to volunteering November-February, and to meeting with your mentee in person twice a month, and to exchange consistant emails with hom pr her.  Public speaking and essay writing resources are provided to all participants.

Send your completed volunteer application to Jermaine Jackson jjackson@bgcmercr.org


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