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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Volunteers needed to help with the Camping World, Independence Bowl in the team hotel hospitality.

Volunteers needed to help with the Camping World, Independence Bowl in the team hotel hospitality.

We are not scheduling or placing volunteers for this event just helping get the word out for the I-Bowl

All volunteer locations in the Shreveport or Bossier area.

Team hotel hostility room volunteer opportunity information
Volunteers needed to help in the Vanderbilt Player and North Carolina team hospitality rooms . Duties include but not limited to keeping guests served, keeping serving area clean and stocked, keeping drinks stocked and iced down, keeping trash from piling up in front of guests and seeing that guest have the best time they have ever had.

Volunteers are needed on Dec 22rd, Dec 23th, Dec 24th, and Dec 25th Dec 26th  .  Volunteers are needed throughout the day with different time slots available.

Contact Meggie Malone   at  if you would like to help in the North Carolina  team hotel hospitality room or call 318-469-8476.

If you would like to help in the Vanderbilt team hotel hospitality room please contact, Lynn Cawthorne at or call 318-213-6451 (office) or 504-427-8167 (cell).   

Monday, November 21, 2016

Volunteers needed at 4 events

We need volunteers for the following 4 community events: 

  • December 3, 10am-12pm - volunteers needed to assist kids ages 3-6 with activities, arts, and crafts
  • December 10, 10am-3pm - Geek Fair - volunteers needed to help at our booth, passing out flyers, greetings customers, etc. 
  • December 17, 1pm-2:30pm - book launch party - volunteers needed to assist at the launch of our NEW children's book. Duties will include setting up, helping with refreshments, assisting the author during the book signing, etc. 
  • Saturdays in January, 10:00am-12:30pm at LSUS Bronson Hall room 306 - volunteers needed to assist the robotics coach with our competitive robotics team. No experience necessary

If interested, please call (318) 934-0093 or email me at


Christina B. Washington
Founder and Exec Director
Young Scholars, Educational Programs & Services
phone: (318) 934-0093
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Thursday, November 3, 2016

2 volunteer opportunities for Nov

2 volunteer opportunities for Nov

1st opportunity

Volunteers needed to help with the Amateur Softball Association conference, Opening Reception.

Volunteers are needed to help at hotels direct guest to the shuttle buses & hand drink tickets.

When: Nov 15, 2016
Shift: 5pm – 8pm

Location – one of the downtown hotels in Shreveport

2nd opportunity 

Volunteers needed to help with the Battle on the Hardwood  - multi state High School Basketball tournament.

Volunteers are needed to help in the hospitality room and the Battle on the Hardwood.  Volunteers will secure the door and only let coaches and VIP in who have the proper armbands.  Volunteer will also keep food stocked and the hospitality area clean.

When: Sat Nov 19

1st - 8am – 3:30pm
2nd - 3pm – 10 pm

Location: Gold Dome in Shreveport

If you are interested in helping with one of these volunteer opportunities please let me know when and where and include your cell phone number and I will send you a confirmation email.

Teresa Micheels

Teresa Micheels, Volunteer/Project Manager
Shreveport-Bossier Sports Commission
629 Spring Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
Your Sports Connection
318-429-0628 or 800-551-8682, ext. 146

A division of the Shreveport – Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau

Friday, October 28, 2016

Robotics Competition

What: The Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit of Northwest Louisiana in Bossier City allows students in grades 3-12 to showcase their science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and cyber skills by competing in challenges against other students.

When: Volunteers are needed on Saturday, November 5th for three shifts: 7:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. (morning), 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (afternoon), or 7:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (all day).

Where: The competition will be hosted at the Bossier Civic Center (620 Benton Road, Bossier City, LA 71111).

Who: Volunteers are needed to assist in the following ways:
 Judge robotics challenges
 Oversee teams in team preparation area
 Measure team robots prior to competing
 Direct teams to open mats
 Assist with registration

How: Sign up at

Why: Volunteering at RARC is a great opportunity for college and high school students to earn service hours and for teachers, professors, and community members to learn about this hands-on STEM and cyber learning program.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Young Scholars Volunteer Opportunities for Students

We are participating in a few community events in October and November and need students to help set up, hand out flyers, and greet customers at the events. If students would like to help, they can call me at (318) 934-0093 or email 

Events are as follows:

October 22, 2016 - Caddo Parish Schools STEM Event at Huntington High School (8am-1pm)
October 22, 2016 - Macaroni Kid Fall Fest at Chic Filet on Youree Drive - (3pm-7pm)
October 23, 2016 - Harry Potter Cooking Class at Centenary College (2pm-4pm)
October 27, 2016 - Teacher Career Fair at LSUS (3pm-5pm)
October 28, 2016 - Amazing Shake program for Caddo Public Schools (12pm-2pm)
November 5, 2016 - College Fair at Linwood Public Charter School - (9am-1pm)
November 5, 2016 - Regional Robotics Competition at the Bossier Civic Center - (8am-4pm)
November 5-6, 2016 - Mini Maker's Fair at Barnes and Noble on Youree Drive - all day

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Volunteers for Riverside Elementary School's Fall Festival

Volunteers needed to work the annual Fall Academic Festival at Riverside Elementary School. The event is Thursday, November 3rd from 4:30-7:30. 

Volunteers needed for food booths and carnival games. 

If interested, please email Joanna Powell,