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Volunteer Opportunity

Robotics Mentors for Casa de la Esperanza Robotics Academy

Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Housing and Human Services
Category: Human Services and Public Health
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: Minimal of 2 hours per week per semester (Fall & Spring) to maximum of 20 hours per week. Must be at least 18 years old.

Casa de la Esperanza Learning Center, 1520 South Emery Street, Longmont, CO 80501 (southeast corner of Hwy 287 and Pike Road)

Program Summary:

The Casa de la Esperanza program was initiated to serve the 100+ children and youth living on site. The program responds to the unique needs of the dozens of farm workers families. Casa de la Esperanza’s educational center is a state of the art learning center providing opportunities and resources toward excellence and self-empowerment through collaboration and programming that nurture each individual’s potential. Our vision is one of a thriving community that encourages those around us by exemplifying the ideals of education, leadership, and self-sustainability

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist with Casa de la Esperanza Robotics Academy including JR. LEGO Robotics (kids aged 6-8 years), FIRST LEGO Robotics (kids aged 9-12 years), and FIRST FRC (8th-12th graders)

Qualifications and Requirements:

Aged 18 or older, own transportation or able to use public transportation. Volunteers must commit to at least 2 hours a day, once a week, for 4 months.

Training Dates and Information:

Fingerprinting must be completed before first day. Must be willing to drive to Thornton for fingerprint appointment. Must complete Mandated Reporter Training and Cultural Diversity Training.

Additional Information:

Huge need for mechanical engineers! Bilingual skills a plus but not needed.


Vanessa M. Arritola, Program Coordinator, , 303-678-6220 office.

Unpaid Internship: This is an Unpaid Internship
Application Process:

Fill out inquiry application here