Fountain Valley News - Your Hometown Community Newspaper

FFCHS student volunteers to teach younger students remotely


Last updated 4/21/2021 at 9:44am

Submitted photo

Savannah Storms has logged over 60 volunteer hours teaching online classes through YAPA kids.

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...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 09/28/2022 02:09