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5 Ways To Get Involved With Spark Horizons

Spark Horizons has a goal of having a significant impact on the lives of at-risk youth within the Northern Virginia area. We rely on strategic partnerships, volunteers and financial contributions to make that possible. Below is a list of ways you or your organization can get involved with Spark Horizons, Inc and strengthen our community!

1. Donate To Spark Horizons, Inc

Spark Horizons, Inc is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization. We are seeking your support to make a significant impact on the lives of at-risk youth within Northern Virginia. Specifically we will focus on raising awareness about our services throughout Fairfax County, Prince William County, Stafford County, and surrounding areas.

Your  tax deductible charitable contribution of any amount can go a long way towards achieving that goal. If you would like to donate to Spark Horizons, Inc click here.

 

2. Become a Mentor

Do you want to become a mentor in Northern Virginia with Spark Horizons, Inc? We are looking for volunteers who are both compassionate and approachable. You should have a genuine desire to see our youth succeed and of course have flexibility to dedicate at least 1-2 hours per month.

Specifically, you would be mentoring children ages 10-18 who are at-risk. If you’re serious about becoming a mentor for our organization, then you can click here to learn more or click here to apply today!

 

3. Volunteer: S.T.E.M. Awareness


Do you have experience in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math? If so, we would like to leverage both your experience and expertise to help educate our youth. We are looking for instructors, engineers, and subject matter experts who want to volunteer to give short classes, webinars, hands-on demonstrations, tours, or even expert advice on the field of S.T.E.M.

We recognize the importance of S.T.E.M. and we want to set our youth up for success. If you want to volunteer for our S.T.E.M Awareness service, then be sure to apply today by clicking here and change a child’s life!

 

4. Volunteer: Financial Literacy

According to Key Bank, 76% of college students wish they had more help to prepare for their financial futures. We want to drive this percentage down as much as possible by providing financial literacy education and training.

If this is your area of expertise and you want to volunteer to give a class, webinar, or expert advice on how our youth can be prepared financially, then be sure to click here to learn more or click here to apply today!

 

5. Become a Guest Blogger

 

Would you like to write for SparkHorizons.org? We’d love to have you! We accept bylined articles to be published on our blog. This means you will be able to have a short bio and link back to your website if applicable. We are looking for 100% original content, 500-1500 words, lots of screenshots (if applicable), and lots of examples. Every post we publish has a goal of educating our readers about youth mentoring, insights on S.T.E.M., financial tips and advice, as well as lifestyle skills and strategies for success.

If you have the expertise and are willing to create an outstanding article for Spark Horizons, Inc then go ahead and fill out our Guest Blogger application by clicking here.

2 Comments

  • Aquarius Cain Posted June 9, 2017 2:37 pm

    I would like to get involved as a Volunteer STEM Advocate. Although I’m located in Georgia, I have access to a virtual classroom and can direct STEM activities live online with the youth.

    • JL Ferren Posted June 11, 2017 1:37 pm

      Thank you Aquarius. We will be in touch very soon.

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