FFCHS student volunteers to teach younger students remotely
Last updated 4/21/2021 at 9:44am
While a lot has been said about how COVID-19 affected extracurricular events like sports and student clubs, it's also limited students who want to do volunteer work. Savannah Storms, a junior at Fountain-Fort Carson High School (FFCHS), got around that problem by joining an online program called YAPA Kids, where high school students volunteer to teach subjects to students in grades 1-8. Storms discovered the project while looking for volunteer opportunities and joined in November 2020.
"What interested me about the program was that it's entirely online," Storms said. "Participating in extr...