To check out our Volunteer Opportunities Guide please see below or Click Here for a printable copy.

To view our Volunteer Handbook please click HERE

Please note that all volunteering opportunities that involve working with our students require an IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

To volunteer please contact our office at:

(602) 715-0500

Volunteer Opportunities

After-School Program Volunteer

  • Coach an athletic team
  • Tutor
  • Lead a class in enrichment activities


Classroom Volunteer

  • Work with small groups or 1 on 1 tutoring
  • Assist with lesson planning and making classroom materials
  • Lead classroom activities
  • Bring a book of choice to the classroom and read it to the students


Cafeteria Volunteer – Breakfast 7:30-8:00 AM and/or Lunch 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

  • Monitor the cafeteria during breakfast and lunch
  • Help students open milk cartons
  • Clean tables, sweep and mop


Recess Volunteer – Lunch Recess 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

  • Organize games to play with students
  • Help monitor the playground to make sure all students are safe


Birthday Team

  • Decorate the multipurpose room and gifts on Birthday Party days
  • Help students decorate bags and do activities
  • Work with the birthday team leader to assist before and after the party date with wrapping gifts, maintaining the birthday room, etc.


Donation Room Helper – 8:00 AM-2:00 PM Monday – Wednesday

  • Help parents find clothing sizes during their appointments
  • Inventory the number of items families are taking during appointments
  • Sort and hang clothes on correct racks with correct sizes
  • Sort incoming donations and put in correct places
  • Organize food room and prepare food boxes



  • Contact Jerry Lewis at 480.861.6931


Food Drives (See Needs List on the website)


Holiday Support (Adopt one of our classrooms or a family)


Assist with introductions for corporate sponsors


Encourage donations of ECA dollars to Children First Leadership Academy ($200 for a single person and $400 for a couple)


Assist with procurement of auction items or sell tables for annual Children First Foundation fundraiser


Mentor – Monday-Friday During School Hours

  • Each mentor will be matched with a student and their family by the principal
  • Work with students on academic, career, and social development
  • Minimum commitment is 2 hours per two weeks for a year


Office Volunteer

  • Answer phones
  • File paperwork
  • Make copies for the office and for teachers
  • Compile lesson plan materials and activities for teachers


Maintenance, Painting, Cleaning, Eagle Scout or Organizational Work Opportunities

  • Contact Jerry Lewis at 480.861.6931