Volunteer Opportunities

Curriculum Developer

Bold Idea is seeking volunteers to serve as curriculum developers during the spring 2018 semester. Candidates should have experience and a strong passion for planning and writing curriculum for out-of-school or in-school learning environments.

Mentor - Spring Semester

6 locations

Volunteer mentors are the heart of Bold Idea’s computer science education programs. Our students depend on their mentors for encouragement and coaching as they develop their projects. Rather than give answers, mentors challenge students to work together as a team and problem solve.

Floater Mentor - Spring Semester

Can't make a weekly commitment to one program site? Sign up to "float" between our various program sites that occasionally need additional support. You'll receive the same training as our regular mentors.

Demo Day Project Manager

Bold Idea is seeking a volunteer who has experience organizing program events to serve as project manager for Demo Day Spring 2018 on Saturday, May 12. The volunteer will take the lead in planning and coordinating activities leading up to Demo Day, as well as the successful execution of the event.

Member, Board of Directors

Bold Idea’s immediate governing and fund development responsibilities rely on the support of a separate Board of Directors. The Board supports the work of Bold Idea and provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance.

Program Advisor

The program advisor is responsible for providing information, resources, advice and encouragement to volunteer mentors at one or two assigned program sites. She/he works to achieve high-quality program facilitation and the recruitment and retention of students and volunteers.

Web Developer

Bold Idea is seeking experienced web developers, particularly Python/Django, to support maintenance and new feature development for Hive, Bold Idea's student and volunteer registration system.