Girls Rock Boston will be holding two sessions this summer for youth ages 8-17.Both sessions and orientation will be held at Berklee College of Music’s Fordham Road Practice Facility located at 25 Fordham Road, Allston, MA 02134
Session 1: July 14-20, 2019Mandatory Volunteer Orientation – Sunday, July 14, 2019Session Week: Monday-Saturday, July 15-20, 2019
Session 2: August 4-10, 2019Mandatory Volunteer Orientation -- Sunday, August 4, 2019Session Week -- Monday-Saturday, August 5-10, 2019
All volunteers are required to attend a mandatory Volunteer Orientation for their session on the Sunday before their session. The Monday-Friday portion of the day runs from 7:30AM-5:30PM. The showcase takes place on Saturday afternoon and runs approximately two and a half hours.
**New this Year** We will be offering additional trainings in June for confirmed volunteers. Attendance is not mandatory but strongly recommended.
Volunteers are not required to commit to a full day. If you have limited availability during the week there will be space later in the application to explain and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.
Sample Day at GRCB :7:30-8:00 Volunteers Arrive8:30-9:00 Youth Arrive9:00-9:30 Morning Assembly9:30-11:30 Instrument Instruction11:30-12:30 Lunch & Visiting Band Performance12:30-2:00 Workshop2:00-2:45 Quiet Band Practice & Songwriting2:45-5:00 Band Practice5:00-5:30 Afternoon Assembly5:30 Youth Dismissed5:30-6:30 Optional Volunteer Meeting
All new volunteers will be interviewed and a background check is required for new volunteers.
While our programming is guided by the experiences of girls and women, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment that supports and welcomes a wide range of marginalized gender identities and expressions. We welcome women, trans, and gender nonconforming youth and volunteers.
Space for volunteers is limited, please apply early for best consideration.
We are happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have:
GRCB Instrument Instructor, Band Coach, or Workshop Leader Applicants, please contact Hilken at email@example.com.
Support Crew and Band Manager Applicants, please contact Nora at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We experience a high volume of emails and applications during this time. We appreciate your patience and will get back to you as soon as possible.
Thank you for signing up to volunteer for our feminist, non-profit organization this summer! Please complete the following application to the best of your ability!