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Junior Volunteer Club

This club is for youth ages 10-15. Learn about ways to give back, gain
work-like experiences and have fun in your community. This club meets
every other month September through May and is facilitated by GIVE 365 staff with the objective of engaging our younger citizens to volunteer and experience the joy of giving back. We also want to explore event planning and your thoughts on creating new events.

We invite all interested youth to join us at any of our volunteer events. Call 734.794.6445 or email for more info.

Become a CIT: Counselor in Training

We are looking for highly motivated and kid-friendly teens ages 14-17 to serve as counselors in training (CIT). Help our day camp coordinators provide a high quality, fun and safe outdoor experience for our day campers. This wonderful opportunity is for teens who want to further develop their leadership and communication skills as well as gain experience in planning and instructing activities for young children. We are looking for a minimum of a week-long commitment at one of our three day camps: Buhr, Fuller, or Gallup. CIT applications will be available at the end of May. Opportunities are limited, and applicants are considered but never guaranteed specific weeks or sites. Please call for details 734.794.6445 or email Camp runs Monday-Friday with CIT shifts from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Shorter shift proposals will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Applications will be availabe May 1st. Must be able to attend CIT training and the games workshop:

CIT Orientation: Tuesday, June 5th, 6-8pm @ Fuller Pool.

Games Workshop: Sunday, June 10th from 2-4pm, @ Fuller Pool.

There will be one additional training before camp begins but that is still TBD.

Become a LIT: Lifeguard in Training

We are looking for highly motivated future lifeguards who are 14-15 years of age. You do not need to be Red Cross Certified in Lifeguarding and CPR for the Professional Rescuer in order to participate. As a LIT, you will help our pool staff provide high quality, fun and safe outdoor experiences for our daily swimmers. This wonderful opportunity is for those hoping to become lifeguards and who want to further develop their leadership and communication skills as well as gain valuable experiences in lifeguarding skills. Offered at any one of our three city outdoor pools: Buhr, Fuller or Veterans Memorial. The LIT program requirements:
• Commit one, five hour shift per week for the month of July.
• Attend a bi-weekly in-service training with the pool staff.
• Volunteer at a Splash Day event at any of the pools.
A required LIT training and orientation will occur in June. Exact dates and location to be determined closer to May. Contact us if you would like to learn more: 734.794.6445 or email

1519 Fuller Road