The following is a list of opportunities that the Boys & Girls Club of Harrisburg offers to anyone who is interested in volunteering. There are currently three Clubhouses located in this region. We serve youth, ages 6-18, Monday through Friday from 3:00 to 8:00 PM (during the Spring, Fall and Winter) and 8:00 to 5:30 PM (Summer)

Education Department
This department includes tutoring with homework, working with computers, educational games, programs and clubs for different age groups and interests.

Arts and Crafts Department
The focus of this department is to teach youth different skills in the fine arts as well as how to make crafts and develop practical life skills. Different projects and programs are offered according to age and interest.

Social Recreation Department
This department focuses on developing social skills and includes a wide range of opportunities ranging from running tournaments for foosball, pool, ping pong, air hockey and group games.

Physical Education Department
This department focuses on developing skills in coordination, team-building and social interaction. Opportunities include coaching or assistant coaching basketball, running team sports and games and teaching a class on an area of interest.

Vocational Department
This department includes career services and woodworking to develop and train youth in the areas of hands-on skills and career development.

There are many opportunities in the Boys & Girls Club for a volunteer to develop and take interest in a particular area or personal strength and develop a program to teach the youth. Creative and innovative ideas are welcomed and encouraged.

Orientation and training will be provided for all those interested in volunteering. For any questions or to get involved call: (717) 234-3268

Volunteer Application