TRIO VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Girls on the Run
TRIO has a commitment to community service! This entire school year we will be focusing on the public schools. WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!
Girls on the Run is an ongoing volunteer opportunity that is hosted on the Monday's and Wednesday's (starting February 10th) from 4:00 pm-5:00 9m. This volunteer opportunity allows you to become a running buddy with girls enrolled in this program. Running buddies help promote body positivity, leadership,encouragement during running practices and preparation for 5k races. Volunteers who attend four practices in a month will receive a free t shirt and be able to run in a 5k race for free. More information of GOTR can be found in the link below.
If you would like to be a volunteer in the public schools starting Monday, February 1o, sign up by Monday, January 31, but please don't wait until that day to sign up. After you sign up in myinvolvement
click on the link below to complete your volunteer paperwork and get a background check. Anyone volunteering in the public schools MUST have a background check.
Follow this link to complete the volunteer app and the background check paperwork:
I am also providing an animated video of the App-Garden Tracker Registration process for your viewing. You will find the link works best when using a laptop or desktop computer with web browser Firefox or Chrome.
Click on volunteer tracker registration/application (blue)Create an account(green button) or Sign in (if you’ve done this process) and complete the app.If new, once you click on this link for verification it will redirect you back to the app-garden log in page.Required sections have an asterisk (*) In section: Indicate your volunteer service affiliations check TRIO-Student Support Services, if it is listed.In section:Volunteer Location Selections make sure you select Largo-Tibet Elementary and Windsor Forest Elementary. You may indicate a third choice if you’d like.In the section,activities for which you wish to volunteer Indicate:“Reading Buddy”! This application does not limit you to volunteering when TRIO volunteers so you may indicate other choices to volunteer on your own.You have to enter in your SSN for the background check to be completed
Monday, February 17 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm