Rise Above is only possible thanks to the help of many volunteers and donors. These volunteers, first and foremost, build relationships with our students. These relationships, in turn, are what lead to transformation in our students' lives. There are several different opportunities to volunteer. A few of those are listed below.


Cross Roads Tutor

Aid those students who may be struggling with their class work. Also to build relationships with the students.
Duties and Description: •To be dependable, responsible and mature •Supervise students in classroom • Assist with student questions.

Time slots are available Monday - Friday from 9 am—2 pm.

Media & Communication Support

The media & communication coordinator will be responsible for creating momentum and awareness that adheres to the Rise Above brand.

Duties and Responsibilities: • Write, edit and proofread all publications • Develop online sites content (FB & Website) • Create promotions for special events

Fun Mentor

Participate in activities with students during lunch hour and or our after-school program

Duties and Responsibilities: • Facilities physical activities • Engages in board and other games • Provide supervision

IT Technical Support Specialist

To monitor and maintain the computer systems and networks.

Duties and Responsibilities: • Install and configure computer systems • Troubleshoot hardware and software faults • Monitor and maintain computer systems • Install/uninstall software as needed

Internships Available:

  • Social Work

  • Psychology

  • Business

  • Ministry

  • Promotions/Social Media