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Become a Volunteer

Become a Volunteer

More than 400 volunteers like you help students on their journey towards becoming first generation college graduates – from the instant a young person enrolls as a middle school student, to the triumphant moment when s/he graduates from college.

1. Fill Out The Volunteer Application Form


Volunteer Form

2. Find The Right Opportunity


Current Volunteer Opportunities

Stay up-to-date with our Volunteer Newsletter – Once you complete the online application and/or attend a volunteer event you will be added to the Volunteer Newsletter email list. Volunteers receive the newsletter (every six weeks) that will contain links to opportunities.

Contact Staff – We’re always available to answer any questions and find the right fit for you! For more information contact Sara (sbohannon@firstgraduate.org).

3. Get Placed

Every volunteer has unique talents to offer our students and we will work hard to find the right fit for you. Some of our volunteer opportunities are first-come first-serve, while others require specialized skills.

Please note that there are no guaranteed volunteer opportunities.

Thank you to Gopa Dasari, our 2016 Volunteer of the Year.

We are so thankful to DigitasLBi, our 2016 Corporate Volunteer of the Year.

Submit a Review of Your Experience

We’d love to hear about your experience volunteering with First Graduate, so please take a minute to submit a review today.




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