teen TeamWorks! exposes students in the 9th - 12th grades to the needs and the opportunities to meaningfully serve their communities, while also helping students earn the requisite community service hours that are needed to graduate. Like Hands On Atlanta’s original TeamWorks! program, teen TeamWorks! brings together volunteers through service projects and team building activities to create a unique, collaborative service learning program.
Teens will focus on serving a different community issue each week. Volunteers are introduced to new organizations and neighborhoods and learn about the cause and solutions to community concerns. Each teen will have the opportunity to earn 15 hours of service and the team with the most cumulative service hours will receive prizes!
At the end of the program, teens will be able to share their experiences and brainstorm additional ways to build a better community.
Teens will serve 3 different non-profits:
Scholarships are available on an as needed basis. Please indicate in your application if you would like to request a scholarship to cover your admission fee.