Work at a summer sports camp
We accept 1 to 2 volunteer camp counselors age 14 and older for each of our summer lacrosse, soccer, track & field, and basketball camps. You can apply from April 1 to May 31 to be a counselor for that summer.
Become a youth basketball coach
Our Junior A.C.T.I.O.N League takes place from November to January. We need volunteer coaches to teach basketball and to help players learn life skills like sportsmanship.
Contact: Jesse Brantley
Phone: 315-473-4330 ext. 3035
Help kids with homework
Homework volunteers help kids and teens ages 7 to 13 do their homework at our after-school programs at city schools. Homework sessions happen between 3:30 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday when school is in session. After school programs are offered at:
- Kirk Park
- Wilson Park
- McChesney Park
- Schiller Park
- Ed Smith School
Propose your own idea for a youth program
We're always interested in ideas for new programs. In addition to filling out the general volunteer application, please submit a proposal that includes:
- The name of your program and it's objective,
- A description of your program, including who the program is for and what supplies you need, and
- Program dates, location, and time.