Dream A World Education volunteer opportunities

There are many ways you can help bring our arts education programs to children in their schools. Consider making a donation, sharing your expert skills and knowledge, or sponsoring a special event. And we’re always looking for volunteers to be there for the kids. Join us in the classroom to help them know they’re important!

Here are some of the many ways you can volunteer. Questions? Ideas? Contact us today! We look forward to hearing from you.

Dream a World Education volunteersSchool Programs

Teacher Professional Development Workshop

You attend Secrets of the Heart introductory workshop for teachers and administrators. Assist Program Manager with organizing activities including sign-in and help interact with teachers, distribute materials and set up the presentations of the day whether it is our Secrets of the Heart presentation, Theatre Arts or our One World Drum Circle for teachers.


Dream a World parents workshopParent Workshop

Help plan and attend parent orientation. Assist the Program Manager in facilitating the program. Contact parents prior to workshops to verify details and also their attendance. Oversee parent sign-in and collect permission forms. Fluency in Spanish or other languages is a plus!


Secrets of the Heart eventSpanish Interpreter for Parent Workshops

Many families are not fluent in English. You can help parents and guardians understand the activities their children will experience and how they can participate.


Visual Arts classroom projectVisual Arts

As part of a team, you work with the teaching artist and other volunteers to assist children with their visual arts projects.  Students in Secrets of the Heart learn about hats and headdresses from around the world and then decorate their headdresses with things for which they’re thankful.


Dream a World opening assemblyOpening Assembly

Participate in setting up and breaking down the stage set and props and setting up elements of the onstage Friendship Tree. Assist our team in putting on a great show.

Culmination Assembly

Help set up and break down the auditorium, help children into their costumes, and set up the vision board gallery. Vision boards are collages made by students and  their families to express their hopes and dreams for the future. Decorate the Friendship Tree and the stage with the children’s and parent’s wishes — and let them know you support their dreams.


Volunteer with smiling studentMore Volunteer Opportunities

Do you have skills in any of the following categories?  We have ways for you to share your gifts!

We’re always looking for photographers, videographers, editors, social media aides, PR/marketing specialists, people to help with our mailings, event helpers — the list goes on! Contact us today!


Note for volunteers:  In some cases volunteers are required to have background checks and TB testing.  We will pay all costs involved and let you know how and where to handle this quickly and easily.

Volunteer father and his son

Schools we serve in the LAUSD, Wiseburn and Hawthorne School Districts:  Esperanza Elementary, Marvin Elementary, Juan De Anza Elementary, Eucalyptus Elementary, Kornblum Elementary, Zela Davis Elementary, Jefferson Elementary, Braddock Elementary, Washington Elementary, Juan Cabrillo Elementary and Ramona Elementary.


If you are an administrator, teacher or parent who knows of schools that would benefit from our programming for children, please let us know. Contact us today!

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