Make a Difference


Volunteer Opportunities

Tutoring: Assist students in grades K-12 in subject areas including English, math, social studies, or English as a Second Language during afterschool hours

Activity Specialist: Lead workshops based on your interests such as chess, arts and crafts, cooking, theater, sports and more

College Mentoring: Provide information and advice to students about college and the application process via workshops or one-on-one sessions

Additional Information

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Able to commit to 1-2 hours per week or bi-weekly during the hours of 3 pm – 6pm

  • Bilingual Spanish/ English is a plus

  • Complete NYS Staff Exclusion List Screening through the FYI office

Become a FYI Partner to Improve Services:

  • Raise funds for programming

  • Offer educational resources and ideas

  • Share professional networks

  • Raise awareness of FYI through social media

For more information contact: Gianna Smorto at
or 212-781-1113 ext. 232