Learn about the rewards of working with ASI from volunteers who share the impact of their projects above and on You Tube!
Want to make a difference in the lives of children and are willing help virtually with lesson plan writing, teaching, research, record keeping, video, fundraising, design, social media and more? Check out our available volunteer positions and descriptions on VolunteerMatch. Volunteering with ASI is a fun way to meet caring people, learn new skills and give back to the community by sharing your skills and time.
Due to the Covid -19, ASI is holding our interviews, programs and events online to protect the safety of our students and our volunteers.
To apply for an online volunteer staff position, please complete the following easy steps:
- Fill out our ASI Intake Release Form rev. 2017 (this will take approximately 5 minutes)
- Read our ASI Volunteer Manual handbook first before signing ASI Volunteer Manual Agreement Letter (this will take approximately 15 minutes)
- Complete online Act 34 Background Check and Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance (this will take approximately 15 minutes and is free of charge when you use “volunteer” in government form requests *Act 34 & 151 Background Check Instructions)
- Email these 5 items in one email to firstname.lastname@example.org – 1) your resume, 2) ASI Intake Release Form rev. 2017, 3) ASI Volunteer Manual Agreement Letter, 4) Act 34 Background Check and 5) Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance.
Have questions for our team, want to request virtual meeting with our Executive Director, go over volunteer roles or scheduling? Please email [email protected]
Have a special day you want to commemorate to a loved one or dedicate to the service of others? One-time ASI volunteers assist in online research and in the past have participated large-scale in person events like our Annual Philly Spring Cleanup and Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service. Participation only requires a Release Form.
Are you from a school, community group, or business and interested in safe volunteering opportunities for your staff peers or students? ASI has fun online group volunteering opportunities to offer. See how Dow and Siemens corporations have made a difference with in person ASI retreats.
Please note for long term ASI volunteers planning to return with ASI to the classroom, we ask that you complete FBI Fingerprinting (required by Philadelphia Recreation Centers if you have not lived in PA for ten consecutive years (not currently required during COVID for remote work).
We appreciate your taking the time to complete our ASI volunteer forms which help ASI staff learn your volunteer skills, interests and schedule whether for individuals or a group, allow individuals to participate in our projects and continually improve our programming with your completed feedback surveys!