A new initiative in Baltimore City, called Bmore Live, is seeking volunteers for programs that engage youth during July to September 2019.
Bmore Live – is the result of Baltimore City coming together as a collective to provide and promote new and existing events across the City that occur between now and September during the critical hours of 3-11pm on Fridays and Saturdays for youth 14-21 years old. Organizers state, “We must invest in our youth, who are the future of our city, by providing activities and opportunities during these critical hours.”
The collective is hosting a volunteer orientation session on Sunday, June 30th, 2-4 pm at Open Works, 1400 Greenmount Avenue. Volunteer planning sessions will continue every Monday at 6 E Lafayette Street, Baltimore City at 7pm sharp. If interested, please register at https://form.jotform.com/YouthEngagement/summer-youth-engagement————.
The first Bmore Live 19 event will be July 4th and they are looking for volunteers 18 years and older to support our efforts to provide engaging activities for youth during the Fourth of July weekend. Please see the desired volunteer qualities listed below.
If you know of other individuals that maybe interested please forward this email and/ or post the attached information with the link in the description on social media. Please tag Bmore Live 19 on both Instagram – @Bmorelive19 and twitter- Twitter – @Bmorelive19.
Volunteer Qualities Needed:
• Emotional readiness
• Willingness to be trained
• Positive, Supportive and Caring in Speech & Interactions with youth
• Maintain appropriate physical & emotional boundaries with youth
• Ability to immediately (willingness to be trained) address inappropriate or bullying behavior
Follow the initiative on Twitter and Instagram @BmoreLive19. Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.