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Adelante Mujeres

Visit the organization web site: www.adelantemujeres.org/

What We Do

Adelante Mujeres educates and empowers Latina women and their families through holistic programs that ensure their full participation and active leadership in the community.

Adelante Mujeres has been serving western Washington County for over 15 years and has worked with over 3,500 families. We strive to continually evolve our education and enterprise opportunities to meet the various needs of low income Latino families in our community.

Opportunities for service with us

Volunteer with Chicas Youth Development

Facilitator Assistant

Description: Volunteer will support the Chicas facilitator in organizing and leading 90 minute after school sessions for Latina youth. Volunteer will be responsible for aiding in the supervision of youth, attendance, snack set-up and distribution, and clean-up of school site. Volunteer will also be required to attend at least one Parent Gathering during the year.
Frequency: 1-2 days a week (October – May). We ask for volunteers to commit to a session for at least one school semester.
Schedule: The schedule will be based on the after-school session the volunteer is helping to facilitate. Our after-school sessions are generally 90 minutes and take place one day each week between 1:30PM - 5:00PM.
Location: Schools in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, and Beaverton

Digital Literacy Assistant

Frequency: Once a week (academic school year)
Description: Comcast Digital Connectors (a component of Chicas) is a high school group that learns about the area of technology and leadership. Volunteer will aide Chica staff by supporting students in completing their Comcast Digital Connectors training curriculum, supervising sessions and being a role model for high school students.

Volunteer in our Office

Office Assistant

Description: Volunteer will assist with day-to-day office tasks such as filing, answering phones, gretting guests, organizing and helping with our quarterly newsletter.
Frequency: 1-5 days a week
Schedule: Flexible
Location: Adelante Mujeres Main Office, 2036 Main Street, Forest Grove, OR

We have a wide range of other volunteer opportunities, both longer term and shorter term, available. See our website for more details: http://www.adelantemujeres.org/volunteer

Preferred way to contact:
Megan Eatough
503-992-0078 x206
Kymberli Contreras
503-992-0078 x 207
2036 Main Street, Suite A
Forest Grove, OR 97116 Directions
Bus Service
#57 service from Beaverton Transit center along TV Hwy through Hillsboro to Forest Grove