Thank you for your interest in volunteering virtually with JA San Diego. Getting involved is simple, and your volunteer support is as important as ever to ensure our young people are real-world ready!
View the volunteer opportunities below and register for a 30 minute virtual volunteer training, where will provide you with everything you need to successfully support our students in online learning.
Share your JA Story - Record a (3-5 minute) video of yourself answering the following questions and inspiring young people to dream for brighter futures. This is perfect for all JA volunteers.
Tell us a little bit about what you do for a living.
What most influenced you to choose that career? If there's one piece of advice you could give to a young person about achieving their dreams, what would it be? CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Mission Fed JA Finance Park Subject Matter Expert - Record (5-10 minute) videos of yourself explaining in detail topics such as: budgeting, income, investing, taxes, insurance, spending habits, and credit scores. This is perfect for volunteers from financial institutions and banking experience. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Live Workshops - Volunteers provide their expertise and real-world experience by joining our JA Staff during live virtual workshops with San Diego Students. The workshop topics include financial literacy, work-readiness, and entrepreneurship. Workshop dates and times vary, after online training, you will be matched to a workshop that fits into your schedule. Space is limited for workshop opportunities. The typical time commitment is 60-90 minutes. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Ambassador Program Mentor (Currently Closed, will reopen in January 2021) - Be a mentor to a high-school student through the JA Ambassador Program. Your role as a mentor is to provide real-world experience tied to your knowledge of the local San Diego economy, personal finances, career pathways and work-readiness. Walk alongside our high school participants as they begin to build the foundation of skills to help them thrive in San Diego’s economy and be their connector to industry and access to San Diego’s career pipelines. The time commitment will include 5-7 30-minute Zoom interactions over the course of our 10-week virtual program.
Additional opportunities and trainings will be added weekly! After signing up, you will receive an invitation for a virtual training session. For more information, contact Duchi Galvez at firstname.lastname@example.org.