Little+Big Bruins

Serving to Partner with Neighboring Schools and Kids

Our organized volunteer opportunities seek to encourage the well-being of youth, George Fox volunteers and school counselors/teachers alike by establishing trusting relationships and opportunities to encourage and empower each other.

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Little+Big Bruins

Much like big brother/sister programs, Big+Little Bruins pairs a George Fox student with a student from an elementary or middle school in the Newberg Public School District. Big Bruins meet and establish a relationship with Little Bruins to serve as a role model.

The program requires George Fox students to visit their Little Bruin at least one hour a week during the months of October, November, February and March.

Volunteer Coaching & Club Advising

George Fox students volunteer to:

Volunteers consistently show up one morning (late-start Wednesday) or one after-school hour once a week.

Homework Helpers

George Fox students volunteer to academically tutor elementary or middle school students one-on-one or in group settings before or after school.

Special Projects

George Fox students volunteer to help with special projects such as office clean-up, painting, fixing furniture, organizing, arranging, filing/administrative work, classroom decorating, or other tasks that would relieve, assist and encourage local school teachers and counselors.

Volunteer Minimum Commitment

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Online Forms

Applications and references are due online; please apply using the links below.