RGV - Pharr


Thank you in advance for your volunteering inquiries. We could not fulfill our mission without the work of our volunteers!  

Requirements:

  • Junior Volunteers - Teens in High School, with minimum of two (2) references
  • Adult Volunteers - 18 years or older, must go through background check process
  • We do NOT accept court-ordered service hours.

*Exceptions may apply for group projects.


Summer Camp Volunteer Opportunities


Classroom Decorator - June 6 - 7, 8am - 5pm
Calling on all literary fantasy weavers to help transform our campus into the world of the Fablehaven book series. Volunteer your time and creativity to encourage our youth's love of reading. This volunteer opportunity is for those willing to take initiative in designing and implementing their plan within the two-day time frame. Volunteers are also expected to participate and engage in programming to ensure that clients have an enjoyable experience. Cosplayers welcome! Junior volunteers who are 14 years and older and are high school students are welcome. You will need two letters of reference from non-family members. Volunteers 18 years and older will need to pass a background check prior to assignment.

Camp Assistant - June 10 - July 18, Monday - Thursday, 8am - 5pm
Volunteers assist staff with day-to-day activities such as gathering materials, distributing program supplies, and assisting with demonstrations and hands-on activities. In addition, volunteers are expected to participate and engage in programming to ensure that clients have an enjoyable experience.

Meal Monitor - June 10 - July 18, Monday - Thursday, 8am - 5pm
Volunteers assist staff during meal time by supervising youth, distributing meals and providing general assistance. In addition, volunteers are expected to participate and engage in programming to ensure that clients have an enjoyable experience.

Break Down Crew - July 22 - 26, 8am - 5pm
Volunteers assist staff on breaking down all decorations and properly storing all GSCS supplies. Great opportunity for large group volunteering experience, and to build up your organizational skills.  Join us to test your Marie Kondo Skills!


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There are no fees associated with the volunteer membership, there is a suggested donation of $25.00 to cover the cost of the background check and volunteer t-shirt.

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If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer.coordinator@goodsamtx.org or 210-434-5531.