Want to get involved? We need the YEAR-ROUND help of reliable, dedicated people like you to make the after school program, barracuda club, and summer rock camp happen. We appreciate your skills time & enthusiasm! Some positions require musical experience, but there are many positions that do not.
Our summer camp volunteer application process is now OPEN. Apply here! For now if you’re interested in getting involved, come to a volunteer info session at GRP HQ every first tuesday of the month at 7pm or sign up to volunteer at ladies rock camp, which is happening may 2-4. Learn more about ladies rock here.
Summer Rock Camp Volunteering
Rock Camp is GRP’s largest program and takes place during a week in August every summer. There are all different kinds of roles with various responsibilities and time commitments. There are many roles that do no require music experience! Check out a list of our 2014 Camp Volunteer Opportunities! (may be subject to change)
Important dates for 2014 summer camp volunteers:
Applications Open: Thursday April 10, 2014
Info Sessions (strongly encouraged for all new volunteers)
Tues. May 6, 2014 – 7 pm (during regularly scheduled monthly open volunteer meeting)*
Wed. May 21, 2014 – 7 pm*
Sat. June 7, 2014 – 2 pm*
* All info sessions at GRP Headquarters, 1867 Frankford Avenue, 19125
Training and Orientation (required for all volunteers)
Sat. July 19, 2014 – Training at location TBA, 12pm – 5pm
(make-up training: Sat. July 26, 2014 – GRP HQ, 1867 Frankford Avenue, 11am – 2pm)
Sun. August 3, 2014 – Orientation at summer camp site (tba), 2pm – 5pm
Year Round Volunteering
There are many ways to volunteer with us throughout the year whether it be administrative or at our After School Program, Barracuda Club or Ladies Rock Camp! Check out a list of our year-round volunteer positions here!
Girls Rock Philly’s Non-Discrimination Policy
Girls Rock Philly values diversity, inclusion, and sensitivity towards all individuals and does not condone discrimination towards any person, group, or class on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, political belief, religion, immigration status, size, or mental or physical ability. We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone; as well as educating staff, volunteers, and the community in order to create an inclusive environment that celebrates and honors the diversity of our members.
Girls Rock Philly welcomes both volunteers and campers who identify as female, transgender, and gender non-conforming to apply for on-site camp week positions. Off-site camp week positions, as well as positions outside of camp week, are open to individuals of any gender identity and expression. We invite and encourage our male-identified allies to find out how they can get involved. Girls Rock Philly honors the diversity of gender expression and supports self-identified female, transgender and gender non-conforming individuals to join us in our work. We acknowledge that gender is an ongoing and important issue and are always open to further discussion surrounding this topic.