The Kitchener Youth Crew gives kids aged 12 to 17 a chance to help out at youth drop-in programs at their local community centre. It’s a great way to earn volunteer hours, meet other youth and improve your community.

On this page:

  1. Join the crew
  2. How the crew helps

Join the crew

Joining the crew is a great way to:

  • earn volunteer hours
  • meet people from across the city
  • build leadership and employment skills
  • earn a great reference
  • use your time to benefit others

We're looking for volunteers! If you want to join the Kitchener Youth Crew, come to any of the community centres below during our Youth Drop-In program (dates and times below). If you have any questions or want to sign up, send us an email.

How the crew helps

Youth Crew members help our youth drop-in programs by:

  • helping with set-up and clean-up
  • leading sports and other activities
  • helping program participants resolve issues and conflicts
  • mentoring younger volunteers and program participants