Volunteer opportunity description

Join our team of passionate volunteers and help us make a difference in students’ lives by providing engaging art lessons. Interested applicants should be willing to assist teachers by helping with lessons, working with kids, and taking photos of student work.

Preferred:

  • interest/background in teaching and art
  • flexibillity and ability to improvise in respond to student needs
  • prompt response to emails/phone calls

Founded in 1998, Art Sphere Inc. (ASI) is a Philadelphia-based non-profit, established to teach art to inner-city low-income youth. Our mission is to engage the creative in communities, empower neighborhoods to explore the positives in peoples' lives, and heal the mind, body and spirit through art. Art Sphere Inc. nurtures the artist in all of us to be able to think beyond what is possible in our own lives and communities. Our students, volunteers and partners transcend obstacles to bring about positive and lasting change that continuously enables thriving neighborhoods and a vibrant city!

Email a resume, volunteer release form, and any clearances you may already have, to kristy.artsphere@gmail.com to apply.

 

Requirements

Requirements:

  • Start as soon as February 8th.

  • Commitment of 2 hours, once a week

  • Transportation and ability to arrive promptly

  • Background/Interest in art/design/teaching

  • ASI volunteer release form- http://artsphere.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/ASI-volunteer-Release-and-Intake-form-2014.pdf

  • Resume

  • Criminal Background Check- https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp

  • Child Abuse Clearance- https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home

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About the organization

Art Sphere Inc.

Contact:
Kristy Leone
Volunteer Coordinator
Organization’s website:
http://www.artsphere.org
Volunteer opportunity website:
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