Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia - Volunteer

Contribute your time and talent!

Volunteering your time can make a huge difference in a young person’s life as well as your own. Sign up to volunteer to make an impact that really counts — coaching a youth sports team, mentoring a teen after school, providing support for a family who needs you, or helping run an art project. You can make a difference.

Who can volunteer?

Volunteers must be 18 years of age. If you are between the ages of 14 and 18 and wish to volunteer, you can help at our Clubs through our Leadership in Training program.

What can I do?

Each Club offers volunteer positions in the following departments:

  • Character and Leadership Development
  • The Arts
  • Sports, Fitness, and Recreation
  • Education and Career Development
  • Healthy Life Skills
  • Technology
  • Program Admin Assistant

We offer volunteer opportunities at the following sites: Bridesburg, Northeast Frankford, Police Officer Lauretha Vaird, Wissahickon, Wayne Avenue, and Victorino Nicetown. We will do our best to connect you with an opportunity that will match your availability, skills, and interests.

Special volunteer opportunities


Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia is always seeking skilled coaches and referees for basketball, flag football, and soccer leagues. If you are interested in volunteering for an Athletics program, contact

Marketing & Development Department

Help the Marketing and Development Team in the Center City Office with the marketing, promotion, and coordination of special events. Get real world, hands on experience while helping make a change in our Philadelphia Community. If you are interested please contact

How do I apply?

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Please fill out the form below or email to express your interest and obtain a link to our online application.

Please understand that it may take 1-2 weeks to completely process volunteers through our system.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Philadelphia, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer committed to diversity and equality in employment.