There are lots of ways you can get involved! Being a non-profit, volunteer organization means that we rely on people like YOU to support us! Please take a look at the positions and if you are interested in volunteering with us fill out our volunteer form.
clubGEN High School Volunteer
Apply as high school volunteer team and make a difference in your community.
The clubGEN volunteers are high school girls who serve as peer role models and mentors during biweekly middle-school group meetings. The high school volunteer will work with the adult leaders to make a lasting impact on the lives of girls and each other.
The clubGEN volunteer is assigned to one middle school clubGEN group. The clubGEN volunteer will visit with the group members at least twice a month. At their visits, they will participate in activities to empower and support the younger girls.
Visit the Get Real About Girlhood page to see FAQs and download an application.
clubGEN Adult Volunteer
We are currently recruiting clubGEN Adult Volunteers for the 2012-2013 school year, and we want your help. We are happy to announce that some changes have been made to the volunteer position which will allow volunteers to take a deeper and more integrated role in club. Next year, each club will be lead by one adult clubGEN Coordinator with the support of one clubGEN Volunteer. High school girls will attend meetings once a month and serve as peer role models to the middle school girls.
As a clubGEN Volunteer during the 2012-2013 school year, you will attend clubGEN meetings at a local middle school and act as an aide to the club leader, while forming encouraging and caring relationships with the middle school girls in club. Clubs are held after school from approximately 3:30 – 5 pm. You will be assigned to a specific club, and will be required to commit to the same time and day every week for the duration of the school year.
clubGEN Volunteer responsibilities include:
If you want to be a clubGEN Volunteer, please fill out our volunteer form.
Girl Talk Workshops Volunteer
Are you a natural born leader? GENaustin is looking for dynamic, outgoing women who would like to lead workshops with girls in grades 4-12 at local schools. If you are interested in making an impact on girls and enjoy discussing body image, the media, healthy relationships, or friendships, please fill out our volunteer form.
We Are Girls Conference Volunteers
Purpose: Conference Volunteers will assist with all the tasks at the We Are Girls Conference on Saturday November 12th at Austin High School. Conference Volunteers fill a variety of roles at We Are Girls, including helping attendees check-in, assisting speakers with their presentations, A/V troubleshooting, answering questions, and serving lunch.
• Must be available the day of the conference, November 12th (flexible shifts are available.)
• Must be committed to the goals/mission of GENaustin.
• Must be team oriented, flexible, and positive.
If you want to be a Conference Volunteer, please fill out our volunteer form.
GENthusiasts! Recruitment Volunteer
Location: Middle Schools in AISD, Round Rock and Manor
GENaustin is looking for strong female recruiters to assist with membership recruitment for clubGEN, a weekly, after-school program that utilizes high school girls and adults to lead a girl-specific curriculum with middle school girls to address the issues pre-teen and teen girls face today.
Volunteers will be visiting middle schools during lunch and after-school hours to spread their enthusiasm about clubGEN and get young women excited about joining.
Minimum: 1-2 hours, once a month. Maximum: as often as you’d like!
We need volunteers who can be available at lunch time and after school times during our big recruitment weeks throughout the year.
If you want to be a Recruitment Volunteer, please fill out our volunteer form.
We need your help!
The Girls Empowerment Network (GENaustin) wants you to host a party to benefit central Texas girls in the 4th-12th grades and the adults who care about them. Every dollar raised at the party goes toward our scholarship challenge – our goal to scholarship any interested girl in 4th through 12th grade into the GENaustin program of her choice.
Become a Host:
To host a party, all we ask is that you:
1. Open your home to your friends and colleagues
2. Send out invitations (we have a sample and are happy to help)
3. Supply food and drinks of your choice
The Girls Empowerment Network will provide a dynamic presentation, compelling statistics about girls today, and a truly meaningful networking opportunity for you and your friends!
If you want to be a House Party Host, please fill out our volunteer form.
Donate directly to the Girls Empowerment Network today! Due to our low administrative expenses, almost every donated directly effects the life of a girl. Make a change in the life of a girl now by making our programs possible.