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Education is what affords the American Dream. Support for Girls Leadership Academy Of Wilmington is an investment in a future of Wilmington’s young women. For them, GLOW is laying the foundation for productive citizenship and the promise of a self-reliant adulthood.

Corporations, small businesses and individuals who share this vision are invited to support the school with financial gifts and grants, mentoring and volunteering, and in-kind contributions to help the school, its students and our community at large.

GLOW is a 501c3 organization; all gifts are tax deductible.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a GLOW volunteer.  There are many volunteer opportunities available and we welcome your participation.  Please complete the submission form below as well as the Volunteer Waiver and Background Consent Form.  Once your submission is received, one of our volunteer coordinators will contact you.

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UNC Chapel Hill Campus Tour Chaperones

When: November 15, 2017 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM approximate Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: Closed

Ms Jahleese Ladson, GLOW Academy College Bound Counselor, will begin the journey of college with GLOW’s 7th grade girls. 50 girls will be visiting UNC Chapel Hill.  It will be a same day up and back trip .. Volunteers are needed to help chaperone the girls on the bus as well as during the campus…Find Out More

UNCW Campus Tour – Chaperones Needed

When: November 2, 2017 9:15 AM - 1:30 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 5

Ms Jahleese Ladson, GLOW Academy College Bound Counselor, will begin the journey of college with GLOW’s 6th grade girls. 50 girls will be visiting UNCW for a walking tour and scavenger hunt of UNCW Campus.. Given that GLOW is across the street from UNCW,  Volunteers are needed to help chaperone and walk with the girls…Find Out More

UNCW Campus Tour – Chaperones needed

When: November 1, 2017 9:15 AM - 1:30 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 2

Ms Jahleese Ladson, GLOW Academy College Bound Counselor, will begin the journey of college with GLOW’s 6th grade girls. 50 girls will be visiting UNCW for a walking tour and scavenger hunt of UNCW Campus.. Given that GLOW is across the street from UNCW,  Volunteers are needed to help chaperone and walk with the girls…Find Out More

Parent University – Financial Literacy and Taxes Help

When: January 30, 2018 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 5

Parents will talk about practical financial best practices and get advice and guidance with how to complete their 2017 taxes for maximum financial benefit. Volunteer needs consist of:Dinner set up & breakdown, Assisting with childcare for the siblings of GLOW girls during this parent event. Interact during arts and crafts, coloring, etc.  …Find Out More

Parent University – Managing Toxic Stress in the Home

When: December 12, 2017 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 3

Abdullah Hafeedh, Community Outreach Coordinator at BRC, invites parents to learn and share on the topic of Emotional Intelligence and managing stress in the home for your daughter’s success. During an hour-long interactive workshop parents will: Discuss types of stress and its impact on children Identify causes of toxic stress in the home and brainstorm…Find Out More

Parent Night – Yoga/ Mindfulness Night — Standards Based Grading 101 Night

When: November 14, 2017 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 5

Parent Enrichment Opportunity – Parents can learn about Yoga practice by doing and take home some tips for daily mindfulness practice. We can also use this time to talk about mindset and how we use this research to inform school culture and instruction in the classroom at GLOW. Learn about Standards Based grading and review…Find Out More

Parent University – Community Partners & Resources/Meet the Guidance Counselor

When: October 10, 2017 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 4

Parents will meet our new Guidance Counselor, ask questions and get connected to community partners and resources. We will invite community organizations with services to offer our students to meet parents. For example, Nourish NC to do a Farmers “MarKID” and talk about Nourish boxes, BRC to talk about their programming, local tutoring programs to…Find Out More

Old School Selfie Learning Circle

When: September 23, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 2

Angela Uhl Wagner Learning circles are free learning events for 5th Graders.  These events give the students the ability to interact with students from other elementary schools as well as learn more about the GLOW culture and community AND have a fun day of learning. Breakfast and Lunch are available to all attendees.  Volunteer needs…Find Out More