All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation session. Orientation for the 2017-2018 school year is scheduled for the first Tuesday of each month, September to May. If you have a scheduling issue, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Classroom Volunteer Opportunities
To become a classroom or facility volunteer you must complete an application packet and attend a volunteer orientation. Classroom volunteers will need to complete a background check, be fingerprinted, and have a TB test. You must by 16 years old to volunteer in a classroom.
Work-Based Learning Opportunities
High-school students interested in developing skills in a collaborative, early-learning intervention center may volunteer at Sisu through work-based learning (WBL). We advise students interested in partnering with us for work-based learning to go through the WBL Coordinator at their school. WBL students will need to fill out an application packet and attend a volunteer orientation.
At Sisu, we offer many volunteer internship opportunities for college students wanting to develop their skills in an integrated learning setting. All interns must complete an application packet and attend a volunteer orientation. If you are interested in interning, please call our center or email email@example.com to inquire about the current intern positions offered.
For a list of current Volunteer Opportunities, please see below.
Community Outreach Day, October 13, 2017 – at Sisu
10 volunteers to help accompany the children to each truck station
Harvest Balloon Festival, October 20-21, 2017 -Sterling on the Lake
5-10 volunteers to help set up tents, tables, and chairs
Costume Parade, October 27, 2017 – at Sisu
Volunteers needed to help hand out candy to our adorable tots as they parade about in their Halloween costumes
Soccer Party, November 11, 2017 – at Sisu
Volunteers to help paint faces and be in charge of games for our final soccer game
Christmas goody-bags November 15, 2017 – at Sisu
5-10 Volunteers needed to stuff goody-bags
Festival of Trees, December 1, 2017 – Scott’s on the Square
Volunteers to help check guests in and out and aid with the online bidding service for our auction
Pancakes with Santa, December 13, 2017 – at Sisu
Volunteers to help serve pancakes and take pictures of the children with Santa and Mrs. Clause
Sock Hop Prom, February 24, 2018 – at the Civic Center
Volunteers to help set up our prom and serve snacks
Sisu Easter Egg Hunt, March 27, 2018 – at Sisu
Volunteers needed to help hide eggs for our kiddos to find!
Rock in the Spring, April 28, 2018 – Left Nut Brewery
Volunteers needed to help set up tents and tables, then break them down after the event is finished.
Family Fun Day, May 18, 2018 – at Sisu
Volunteers needed to man game stations and accompany the children to each station
5-10 volunteers to reorganize and clean our therapy shed and equipment
5-10 volunteers to clean and organize our storage shed
Outdoor Learning Center Pavilion
3-6 volunteers to paint the pavilion in our Outdoor Learning Center