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Volunteer

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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A Day of Art @ DREAMS

When: Sat, February 24, 2018 from 12:00 am – 12:00 am Where: DREAMS of Wilmington, 901 Fanning St, Wilmington, NC 28401 Open Volunteer Spots: Closed

Angela Uhl Wagner Learning circles are free learning events for rising 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…Find Out More

Science Saturday, A Day in Robotics

When: Sat, March 17, 2018 from 12:00 am – 12:00 am Where: UNCW campus, The Natural Science Trailer (building code NS), Wilmington, NC Open Volunteer Spots: Closed

Angela Uhl Wagner Learning circles are free learning events for rising 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…Find Out More

Parent University Workshop – AMI Kids – Workshop on Parenting Skills/Conflict Resolution in the Home

When: November 14, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Parent University is a series of workshops held for GLOW parents. Each session has a different theme.  As a volunteer, GLOW needs help to set up for the event and assist Jahleese Ladson, GLOW’s College Bound Counselor. Dinner and Childcare is provided so some assistance will be needed for that as well.…Find Out More

“Leave No Trace” Learning Circle

When: Saturday, November 4, 2017 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

We are so fortunate that the National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education (NCOAE) will be joining us for a half day of fun and learning at GLOW Academy.  Here is the schedule of events. Volunteer needs: check in students and parents, assist with room set ups & breakfast set up, assist NCOAE’s volunteers as needed, break…Find Out More

Landscaping Need

When: October 14, 2017 10:00 AM - until completed Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Starting October 16th  Sand volleyball will be offered as a PE elective here at GLOW. The outdoor sand volleyball court needs to be weeded, cleaned out of pine straw, debris, etc and raked.  Bushes also need to be trimmed, remaining property to be weeded and overall parking lot clean up/blowing.  Any assistance would be appreciated…Find Out More

Cooking Class Volunteer

When: Every Tuesday 9:50 AM - 11:15 AM Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: 1

This is GLOW’s 2nd year offering the cooking elective.  The GLOW girls highly enjoy this!  They make specialty items, learn recipes, proper way to cut, dice, etc. Each class a “Chef of the Day” is elected based on how performance of the day..   Assistance is needing to help the girls and be an extra…Find Out More

Spanish Interpreter

When: January 2018 Where: Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

During the month of January, GLOW will hold a series of informational sessions for parents and guardians to learn more about GLOW Academy and the enrollment process. GLOW would like to offer a Spanish speaking meeting as the need is great.  GLOW is seeking an Interpreter to translate enrollment information to parents and guardians.  …Find Out More

UNC Chapel Hill Campus Tour Chaperone

When: November 16, 2017 7:00 AM - 5:30 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 7th grade girls. 50 girls will be visiting UNC Chapel Hill.  It will be a same day trip up and back.. Volunteers are needed to help chaperone the girls on the bus as well as during the campus tour.…Find Out More