Get Involved

If you have ever thought about positively impacting the life of a child, you would love being part of Compass for Kids!

Your time and talents are extremely valuable to the children we serve through our four Compass for Kids programs.

Below you’ll find many ways to get involved with Compass through weekly and one-time opportunities. When you’re ready to get started, fill out our volunteer form

At Compass for Kids, we strive to support you in many ways as you join our team as a volunteer. We look forward to working with you to enhance the lives of our students!

Weekly Volunteer Opportunities

Classroom Leader
  • Lead one of our three classrooms at Club Compass
  • Teach the social-emotional curriculum topic
  • Manage the classroom, lead our positive behavior incentive program and keep the class on schedule
Classroom Mentor
  • Assist classroom leader in one of our three age groups
  • Assist leader with social-emotional curriculum topics, classroom management and our positive behavior incentive program
Dinner Helper
  • Set up for snack, clean up after snack
  • Set up for dinner, clean up after dinner
  • Wash dishes and tables at end of evening
  • Help coordinate schedule for snacks, dinner and dessert

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Teach a Life Skills Class
  • Demonstrate one of your hobbies or life skills to 10-15 students, from art, music, sports, baking, workworking, karate, community service project and much more!
Volunteer at Camp Compass
  • Virtual in 2020 due to COVID-19
Volunteer at Camp Care-A-Lot
  • Canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19
Host a “Compass Casual Friday” at your office
  • Allow employees to wear jeans with a donation to Compass!
Volunteer at Club Compass
  • Prepare, serve and eat dinner with the kids at Club Compass
Host a Donation Drive
  • Organize a drive for school supplies, snacks or food for our kids
Join our Board of Directors of a Board Committee
  • Board positions (if open) to provide oversight and governance for the organization and help promote Compass within the community
  • Committee positions (if open) for non-board members on the Development and Marketing committees

Once you complete your volunteer application, we conduct a background check. Each of our volunteers attends a Volunteer Orientation, and then you can get started at one of our sites in making a difference in our students’ lives!

Get Started Today

Fill out our volunteer form to be contacted by a member of the Compass team!