Volunteering your time can make a real difference in a young person’s life. As a volunteer, it can also make a real difference in your life. There are many opportunities to share your time and talents as a dependable volunteer at the Clubhouse or Teen Center.

Through our volunteer opportunities you can benefit from:
  • Positively impacting the lives of our youth.
  • Becoming a role model.
  • Helping to provide a fun and safe environment for our youth.
  • Demonstrating your commitment to helping the community.
  • Gaining valuable life experience and skills.
  • Meeting new people.

Volunteers at the Boys & Girls Club of Whittier get the training and support they need to be a successful part of our clubs and the lives of our members. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available to match your interests, time availability, and desired location.

Available Volunteer Opportunities

  • Lunch Service (summer only) – Clubhouse
  • Handiman – Clubhouse and Teen Center
  • Coaching basketball, volleyball and soccer teams
  • Arts and Crafts Workshops – Clubhouse
  • Cooking for Kids (snacks, meals, etc.) – Clubhouse and Teen Center
  • Special Events for our members (carnivals, barbecues, etc.)

All Volunteer Applications will be:
  • Reviewed in a timely manner;
  • Applicants will be contacted to come in for an interview;
  • If a volunteer position is available and the applicant is a good match, then they will be placed.
  • Before starting a volunteer position at the Boys & Girls Club, applicants will be required to attend a one (1) hour orientation, show proof of a current TB test (within 12 months), and pass a basic background check (only for applicants who are 18 years or older.

For more information about our Volunteer Program, Please contact Susan Halliday, Volunteer Coordinator at susan@bgcw.org.

For more information about our Internship Program, please contact Ciara Hutchins, Program Specialist, at ciara@bgcw.org.

For more information about Teen Volunteering or Senior Projects please contact Martin Walker, Teen Coordinator, at martin@bgcw.org.


Thank you for your interest in the Boys & Girls Club of Whittier Click Here to download a volunteer application.