Serving Families and Children in southwest Ohio since 1989 jfisher@agapeforyouth.com Dayton 937-439-4406 Cincinnati 513-914-2971

Volunteer Opportunities

There are several volunteer opportunities at Agape for Youth, Inc.   These opportunities include:

These opportunities include:

Education Night – Once a month

We are in need of volunteers to help children, grades K – 12th, for all school subjects, including foreign languages.  This commitment is during the school year, with the ability to continue in the summer if the student is in need of additional help.  Monthly education nights are held at the Agape for Youth, Inc. office, with individual tutoring sessions available as well.

To volunteer as a tutor, please contact Molly O’Bryan, Licensing Specialist/Training Coordinator 

at (937) 439 – 4406 x 1112 or email Laura at ltran@agapeforyouth.com

Agape Strong Fundraising Gala Committee

Agape Strong is the annual fundraising gala benefiting the Youth and Family Enhancement Fund at Agape for Youth, Inc.  The funds raised at the event provide additional programs and services for the children and families.

The time commitment as a volunteer is:

Monthly Committee Meeting – held at the Agape for Youth, Inc. office.

Volunteer at the event – Friday October 9, 2021

The responsibility of the Agape for Youth, Inc. Fundraising Committee is to oversee and provide active support in the planning and implementation of the Agape Fundraising Gala.  Duties include the following:

Duties include the following:

  1. Attendance at scheduled committee meetings
  2. Participation in one or more sub-committees
  3. Identify individuals and businesses to solicit for media and monetary sponsorships
  4. Identify individuals and corporations willing to donate silent and live auction items (e.g. experiences, services, packages, merchandise)
  5. Spread the word about the Agape for Youth, Inc. fundraising gala via your personal networks, business networks and social media.
  6. Provide names of individuals and/or businesses to receive Save the Date announcement and invitations
  7. Assist with selling tables/individual tickets
  8. Work the event

To volunteer as a member of the Agape Strong Fundraising Gala Committee please contact Beth Langefels at 937-475-8212 or blangefels@gmail.com

Annual Agency Events

There are currently several volunteer opportunities for agency events:

To volunteer for any of the events listed below, please contact Jamie Fisher, at 937-439-4406 x1114 or jfisher@agapeforyouth.com

Agape Family Picnic – Saturday, August 28, 2021

Volunteers are needed for the following:

Set-up and clean-up the venue

Assist with the activities that are planned before and after the meal is served

Santa’s Secret Workshop
Dayton – TBD
Cincinnati – TBD

This outreach for the children at Agape for Youth, Inc. is a favorite among staff and volunteers.  A “Holiday Shop” is created at the Agape office where children are able to “shop” for Christmas gifts for their family members.

Volunteer opportunities include:

Santa’s Elves – Personal shoppers for each child as they select gifts for this family members

Santa’s Gift Wrappers – Numerous wrapping station where each gift is wrapped and tagged for the children so the gifts are ready to be put under the Christmas tree.

Agape Family Christmas Party – December 17, 2021 from 5:30pm – 9pm

Volunteers are needed to operate the Christmas carnival for children which occurs after dinner at the event.  Several carnival stations are set up and children win prizes for playing the games.