Sylvania SS 215 | 971-722-4419 | FAX: 971-722-4959
Visit the organization web site: www.bienestar-or.org
- What We Do
We provide affordable housing and resident services programs for farmworkers and low-income working families in Washington county. Our programs for residents include classes for adults in ESL, GED, Computer, Financial Literacy, Microenterprise, Job Club. Programs for youth include Homework Clubs, Science, Art, Music, Basketball, Soccer Clubs, summer reading program, nature camp, summer lunch program, special events.
- Opportunities for service with us
- Volunteer at Homework Club afterschool, usually 3:15 – 5:00 Monday through Friday. Can volunteer for 1 or more days per week.
- AKA Science Club: get special training and deliver hands-on science experiments to elementary school-age kids for 1 hour a week for 6 weeks.
- Tutoring: If you speak Spanish, individual tutors are needed to help children in grades 1 – 7 with reading and school work. Hours to be arranged at the volunteer’s convenience.
- Translating: If you can translate English to Spanish, volunteers are needed to translate documents on a regular basis. This can be done at the volunteer’s convenience, typically with a 2 week deadline for completion.
- Soccer & Basketball Clubs: Volunteers are needed to teach basic sports skills in afternoon/weekend activities with children.
- Art Club: We seek experienced volunteers to help us develop/run a 6 week art club for children in grades 3-6. Afterschool hours at the volunteer’s convenience.
We are open to students proposing projects.
- Preferred way to contact:
- Bus Service
- 12th Avenue/Hillsboro MAX stop