Volunteer at Gatepath

 

Gatepath Lunch Buddies: Bring their lunch and participate in lunchtime activities with our amazing participants. Volunteer for one or more 2 hour lunch shifts per week.

Lunchtime DJ: Bring your equipment and kick off a lunchtime dance party. Participants and staff love it! (part of the Lunch Buddies program)

Professional photographer/videographer - We operate on a small marketing budget and we are looking for professionally trained photographers and videographers to capture some moments in program for the website and collateral. You would be working with staff, executive team members, children, adult participants, families, and sometimes the public. Pro-bono services preferred, or small stipend may be arranged.

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Depending on your availability and program needs, you might read to the children, support arts & crafts instruction, supervise outside play time, or prepare class materials.
Positions available in Mountain View and Burlingame.
Program hours are 8:00am-6:00pm

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Depending on your availability and program needs, you will provide assistance during recreational programming for children and young adults. Programs include Friday Night Hangouts, yoga, cooking class, and film class. Positions available in Burlingame.
Most programs are after school during the week and Saturdays.

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Depending on your availability and program needs, you will provide classroom assistance or provide classroom instruction for a subject for which you are passionate (for example, music, art, nutrition, history, language.) Or you might provide lunchtime support while staff take their breaks and/or help prepare class materials.
Positions available in San Carlos, Burlingame and Daly City.
Program hours are Mon-Fri 9:00-3:00.

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Depending on your availability and program needs, you will accompany adult groups (with their instructor) during community based activities including volunteer and paid work opportunities, travel training, recreational activities, cooking classes and others.
Positions available in San Carlos, Burlingame South San Francisco, and Daly City.
Program hours are Mon-Fri 9:00-3:00.

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Depending on your availability, we occasionally have a need for data entry, filing, scanning, shredding, or other clerical assistance. If you have a marketing background, we often require help with research projects and outreach to promote our brand.
Positions available in Redwood Shores and Burlingame.
Office hours are Mon-Fri 9:00-5:00.

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Contact Jeanne Berube.

Learn more about our internship opportunities.

 

Your Impact


Our volunteers are essential partners and help make a real difference in the depth and breadth of our programs and services.

By sharing your time, talents, and energy, you make a direct and meaningful impact on the lives of our participants and in our community. Whether it's interacting directly with our students with special needs or working behind the scenes, you take part in a rich, rewarding — and fun — experience that benefits adults, youth, and children with learning differences and developmental disabilities.

Volunteer Requirements


Pre-volunteer requirements include an ability to clear a criminal background check and obtain required medical clearances. We will also check professional (or academic) references and verify recent employment.

Physical activity requirements depend on your volunteer assignment, but typically include an ability to physically respond to people with special needs, an ability to lift/support at least 40 lbs as needed, an ability to walk, sit, stand, stoop, and bend frequently.