Volunteer OpportunitiesAfter School Program
Volunteer opportunities are available at the Youth Activity Center during the school year, August thru May, to:
• assist in the homework room or computer lab
• set-up or clean-up for special activities
• assist in supervision of participants
• assist in the backpack storage area
Volunteers must be SCUSD high school students or be a Santa Clara resident in high school. Students need to have completed their freshman year in high school. Appointments for prospective volunteers are scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 4 pm, 4:15 pm, 4:30 pm, and 4:45 pm.
Children's Halloween Party
Volunteers help with activities during the party, as well as set up and clean up before and after the event. Applications are available about a month before the event and must be submitted to the Walter E. Schmidt Youth Activity Center (YAC).
Leader in Training Experience (LITE)
The summer LITE program is for 14-16 year olds who want to volunteer in the Santa Clara Parks and Recreation summer programs. LITE recruitment begins in the Spring. Application information is published in the Winter/Spring Santa Clara Parks and Recreation Activities Guide. LITES will be required to make a two-week commitment between June 16 and August 8. In addition, LITES must attend an in-service training from approximately 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, June 9-13.
available online, at the Teen Center, Walter E. Schmidt Youth Activity Center (YAC), Community Recreation Center (CRC), and Santa Clara Libraries. Submit applications to the Santa Clara Teen Center, 2446 Cabrillo Avenue, Santa Clara. Applications are due Wednesday, April 23 at 5:00 PM.
For more information, call Jon Kawada at the Teen Center (408) 615-3740.