Current Volunteer Needs

CURRENT VOLUNTEER NEEDS

All our PTSA events, programs and fundraisers need volunteers to be successful. Your time and knowledge is needed and wanted by our staff and students so please take a moment to see where you might be able to help and sign up.

Thank you for sharing your time with our school community and please direct all inquiries to editor@cherrycrest-ptsa.org

Sign up to Volunteer at Cherry Crest

Please take the Volunteer Survey

Cherry Crest students benefit from amazing volunteers who help in the library, classrooms, clubs, field trips, playground, running all types of events, and behind the scenes like writing this Chatter :).  Please fill out this volunteer form and help us understand how we can connect you positively to your student’s experience.  Maybe you have a unique talent or skill to show off, maybe you want to volunteer weekly but not sure how, or maybe you only have 30 minutes all year but want to be part of the school somehow.  We are interested in helping you engage in the best way for you.  Our school is better with more faces, voices and talents contributing!

Volunteer-Related News

Volunteers Needed For Bookfair March 7-10

March 7th – 10th will be this year’s Scholastic Bookfair and we need several volunteers to help in the library. This year all sales will be done by e-wallet or credit card, making it much easier for volunteers and staff. There will also be set up on the 4th and take down on the 11th .There are a variety of ways to help, and it is fun to work with other parents during this event. As a volunteer you will need to meet the BSD background check and vaccination requirements, so contact us right away.

Please sign up to volunteer here (https://bit.ly/3uOXqD4) and contact bookfair@cherrycrest-ptsa.org with any questions.

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Volunteers Needed for Spring Walk-a-thon!

Walk-a-thon is back! Help us plan and execute this super fun community event. We’ve got small jobs, remote jobs, in-person jobs, you name it. Let us know how much time or energy you are willing to commit, and we can match your interest.

E-mail walkathon@cherrycrest-ptsa.org to learn more.

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Classroom Volunteers Needed

Cherry Crest Teachers through the PTSA would like to ask any parents interested in volunteering in the classrooms to please fill  in the Classroom Volunteer Form.

Please fill in this form if you’d like to volunteer for regular classroom opportunities or plan to volunteer for field trips or special events.

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Seeking PTSA Co-President

Are you or anyone you know interested in being a part of the PTSA? We are looking for a co-president to help guide the PTSA into the future. Lots of new changes are on the horizon due to the pandemic. A chance to refresh how the PTSA does things. It’s a great opportunity. And a fun group of people to work with!

Please contact nominatingcommittee@cherrycrest-ptsa.org.

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Communications Team Seeks WordPress Volunteer

We’re looking for someone with knowledge of PHP, and past experience navigating the world of WordPress plugins and themes.

This volunteer will work with the communications team to simplify maintaining the PTSA website with embedded calendar, weekly newsletter and social media updates. Volunteer would take the lead on selecting most suitable plugins and configuring them, skills to contribute back back to open source plugins when they are close to meeting our needs would be especially helpful. Volunteer time ~4-6 hours a month.

Please contact editor@cherrycrest-ptsa.org for more details!

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WHY VOLUNTEER?
Volunteers serve as the foundation for many of the programs that make Cherry Crest a special  and memorable place for our children to spend their elementary years. Nearly every event and program you can think of that gives Cherry Crest its personality is made possible through the generosity of parent volunteers, including school-wide events like Walk-a-thon and Movie Nights, clubs like Passport club and Math club, and supporting higher teacher to child ratios in the classroom. 
DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT!

Not only do volunteer’s hours directly and immediately impact our children’s daily school experience for the better, for those volunteers who work for a corporation that matches donations, the impact of your time contribution can quite literally be doubled. 

Learn more about how to make your time contribution go further!

BACKGROUND CHECK

Before volunteers are allowed to “come to work”, so to speak, all parents and guardians must first register as a verified volunteer with the district.

🗹 Please register to volunteer!

CONTACT US

Interested in a specific position? Please contact editor@cherrycrest-ptsa.org to raise your hand! Otherwise, feel free to browse the list of committees in the PTSA Directory to find one that is the perfect for you!