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How can I help NBGC?

From making contributions to volunteering time, you have come to the right place to help make a difference in the Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club and community.


Yes, cash contributions are a big help because they pay the bills.  NBGC goes "from paycheck to paycheck" like most families.  Programs are expensive.  Since we do not charge a membership fee making ends meet is an ongoing challenge.  If you are in a position to help, please download our DONATION FORM to make a contribution.


High school students are encouraged to fulfill their Service Learning requirement of 40 hours volunteer service at NBGC. Have fun, make new friends and be someone the younger kids can look up to.  PRINTABLE TEEN VOLUNTEER APPLICATION.


And there are so many other ways to help! Check out our "WISH LIST". Maybe you have a connection to take an item off that list.


Volunteer your time and coach a team, help a student with their homework, start up a new program. Your time is a precious commodity that makes a difference in the life of a young person.  Following are some of the Volunteer Positions that we have available.  PRINTABLE ADULT VOLUNTEER APPLICATION.

Volunteer Positions Available:


Youth Athletic Coach 
Details :  Coaches are needed for Kindergarten - 8th grade seasonal youth sports.
Fall Sports Include:  Flag Football, Tackle Football, Girls Soccer, Dance, and Cheer,
The teams play twice a week one weekday and Saturday.
Coaches are needed in all age categories.
Skills:  Sports knowledge and/or Youth Development- Leadership experience
Youth Leadership Development
Details:  Volunteers are needed to present and facilitate youth leadership workshops for 13-18 year olds. A wide range of topics are needed such as; diversity, anger management, conflict resolution, time management, self esteem, and stress.
Skills:  Presentation experience with small and large groups.  High energy and creativity.  Interested in youth development.
Tutoring / Homework Help 
Details:  Volunteers are needed to work on homework with small groups or one on one tutoring in special subjects

Creative Arts 
Details:  We are looking to expand our programs, we would love to include more creative arts.  Would you like to help?  Instructors are needed for one day special events and/or ongoing programs in theater, dance, music and other creative arts.
Skills:  Ability to engage youth in small and/or large groups, sessions or activities.
Details:  We are looking for creative FUNdraising ideas for our independent youth organization. We serve over 1200 children for FREE and are always looking for new ideas AND help!  Want to do something FUN and Rewarding?
General Office Help 
Details:  We are looking for individuals or groups to help our small staff with basic office duties, mailings, labeling, sealing, filing and phone contacts.
Grant Researcher / Writer 
Details:  NBGC is an independent youth organization with a part time Director of Development.  We are looking for someone to help research and/or help write grants for our programs.  

Life Skills Presenter 
Details:  Volunteers needed to facilitate life skill workshops including money management, resume, job searching and interviewing for Teens and/or adults
Skills:  Energetic and outgoing personality, ability to communicate with small and large groups.
Share your Creativity! 
Details:  Do you have a special talent?  Do you enjoy performing for or working with kids?  Do you have an idea for an activity or on-going program?  WE WANT TO HEAR ABOUT IT!
Skills:  Smiles, laughter, creativity, patience!
Technology Volunteer 
Details:  Are you a techie?  Would you like to share your skills with kids?  Can you help with computer maintenance?  We are also looking for funding for a new computer lab, do you have any ideas??
Skills:  Knowledge of computers
Workshop Presenter 
Details:  We are looking for individuals who are interested in presenting workshops for our Community, Parents & Youth.  All topics will be considered.
Skills:  Presentation experience with small & large groups.


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