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Lee County Parks & Recreation

County: Lee
Categories Environment
Special Needs
Sports & Fitness
Youth
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Details:

Lee County Parks and Recreation have numerous and varied opportunities for service-learning. Our Centers have many types of programs for children after school, sports activities and events. Our many Regional Parks have land stewardship activities in groups as well as individual assistance. Therapeutic Recreation is offered year around for Special Olympic events. Our summer camps offer the opportunity for mentoring a child, teaching, and general camp activity assistance. In some instances we can create a position that is tailored to a student's area of study.

Job Description:

Can be established at time of interview with a Volunteer Supervisor in area of student's interest.

Times of Work: Weekdays daytime, Weekdays evenings, Weekends daytime, Weekends evenings
Primary Contact: Mrs. Kathy Cahill
3410 Palm Beach Blvd
Terry Park
Fort Myers, FL 33916
Fax: (239) 485-2300
Phone: (239) 533-7422
Alt Phone: (239) 707-0876
Email: kcahill@leegov.com
Website: http://www.leeparks.org/
Secondary Contact: Cathy Olson
Phone: (239) 533-7455
Worker's Comp for Volunteers?: Y
Benefits Offered:

Once a student's service-learning commitment has been met, an incentive program is offered. There are a variety of benefits offered for all levels of contribution of hours.

Additional Information:

A phone interview with Kathy Cahill, Volunteer Coordinator, will assist in determining the best possible placement for the service-learning participant.

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