We need your help by volunteering to assist us in fundraising, purchasing supplies, chaperoning, and student contact. Below is a list of the duties for each of these categories. Please contact Allison Calder or Mary Gaffney if you are interested in any of these roles.
VOLUNTEER – FUNDRAISING (March 1- May 31)
Fundraising volunteer duties include but are not limited to:
VOLUNTEER – PURCHASING SUPPLIES (April 1- June 15)
Purchasing volunteers must attend the backpacking day tentatively scheduled for June 13th from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at the offices of GEM Mechanical Services, 5101 Birney Highway, Aston, PA
VOLUNTEER – STUDENT CONTACT (May 7- June 22)
Student contact volunteer duties include but are not limited to:
VOLUNTEER – CAMP CHAPERONE “MENTORS” (June 22, June 25-29)
Chaperones provide additional adult supervision and ensure a safe and well-supervised learning experience for students.
Preparation/Clearances - Chaperones must submit Child Abuse and Criminal Record Clearances to the Volunteer Coordinator prior to the first day of camp. Clearances are free, but could take a month to receive so please complete these forms EARLY.
Child Abuse Clearance - Use this website:
MANDATORY ATTENDANCE - Chaperones must attend the first full day of camp on Friday, June 22, to orient themselves with the location, activities, and students. Orientation for volunteers will start at 8:00 AM, the girls will arrive at 9:00AM.
DRESS CODE - Chaperones must abide by the dress code of the construction industry including long pants, t-shirts, and closed-toed shoes (boots preferred). No dangling jewelry or wearing anything that can become caught in a tool or machine. We will provide each Chaperone with a camp T-shirt to wear.
CONDUCT - Disrespect towards fellow volunteers, campers, guest instructors, or instructors will not be tolerated. No profanity, headphones, or smoking is allowed. Campers are to abide by the same conduct. You have the authority to enforce the rules and appropriate behavior.
DUTIES - Chaperones must abide by the following: