Thank you for your interest in participating as a volunteer at the Artism Creativity Center. In order to accommodate the increase in class size, we are currently looking for more volunteers. We would love for more volunteers to help us expand our organization to help more autistic children’s families.
- Collage students and high school student in grades 9-11
- Patient and responsible.
- Resides in the San Francisco Bay Area
- More than 3 years experience in visual art (drawing and painting)
Volunteer distribution of Responsibilities
- Help student develop their project ideas and practice art skill.
- Help secure and set up special events for Autism Awareness Month (April).
Monthly group lessons (total of 11): The group class is once a month. The art adviser, as well as all volunteers and students, attend this session and work together. The group class usually is held on one Saturday every month.
Monthly volunteer and student one to one class: In a one on one class, the volunteer will help the student work on assigned home practice.
Autism Awareness Month Event: We hold annual events in April, which is Autism Awareness Month.
Artism provides its volunteers with annual presidential awards. In order to receive an award, a volunteer must complete a certain number of hours of community service with us every year.
Artism volunteers come from different high schools in the San Francisco Bay Area
Archbishop Mitty High School (San Jose) 2 Volunteers
Campolindo High School (Moraga) 1 Volunteers
Cupertino High School (Cupertino) 1 Volunteers
Dougherty Valley High School (San Ramon) 2 Volunteers
Evergreen Valley High School (San Jose) 1 Volunteers
Henry M. Gunn High School (Palo Alto) 1 Volunteer
Homestead High School (Cupertino) 3 Volunteers
Irvington High School (Fremont) 2 Volunteers
Leland High School (San Jose) 3 Volunteers
Lynbrook High School (San Jose) 3 Volunteers
Monta Vista High School (Cupertino) 2 Volunteers
Piedmont Hills High School (San Jose) 3 Volunteers
Saint Francis High School (Mountain View) 4 Volunteers
The Harker School – Upper School (San Jose) 1 Volunteer
The King’s Academy (San Jose) 1 Volunteer
Valley Christian High School (San Jose) 1 Volunteers