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VOLUNTEER

Sisu offers a variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups. Call us at 770-535-8372 ext. 120 or email kzottnick@mysisu.org to find the right fit for you or your group.

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 kzottnick@mysisu.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.

Internship Opportunities
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 kzottnick@mysisu.org to inquire about the current intern positions offered.

For a list of current Volunteer Opportunities, please see below.

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Volunteer Opportunities

2017-18 School Year

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

Office/Facility Support
  • Bag stuffing
  • Help put together goody-bags for our upcoming open-house and ribbon cutting!
  • Help organize and re-label boxes in our administrative trailer
  • Help modge podge bookcases
  • Help put together solicitations

Therapy Shed

5-10 volunteers to reorganize and clean our therapy shed and equipment

Storage Shed

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