Make A Difference In The Future of Local K-12 Students

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
One to two hours per week for 5 to 7 weeks during the months of January - May, 2019
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

Junior Achievement of New Mexico (JA OF NM) seeks volunteers to make a difference in the future of local K-12 students by teaching them economic success skills! JA of NM is the nonprofit leader in providing innovative financial literacy, work-readiness, and entrepreneurship education. We need volunteers to teach during the spring of 2019, beginning in January. You don't need teaching experience, as all scripts and learning materials are created for non-teachers. You just need a passion to inspire and prepare students for economic success, while sharing your personal and professional experiences. The program is highly interactive, so no long lectures to give, but lots of fun and interaction with the students. The total time commitment of a volunteer is about 8 – 10 hours total, spread out over 5 to 7 weeks, depending on the grade level you teach.

Areas of Interest: 
Children and Youth
Education and Literacy
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Children in K - 12th grade will be empowered to own their own economic success through the JA programs.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Is This a Group Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

All the training and materials needed to deliver the class-level of your choice will be provided by JA. No lesson planning required...we provide everything you need.

Last Updated: Aug 17 2019
Address of Project Site
4700 Lincoln Road, NE
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 342-6349


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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