Become A Volunteer

Share your expertise and shape the next generation of tech professionals.

Learning from professionals in the industry is crucial to students becoming well rounded professionals.

Volunteers are key to students’ success. As a crucial part of preparing students for a career in technology, we engage tech & business professionals to share their knowledge, experience, and advice. We offer a wide range of volunteer opportunities for individuals and corporate partners to engage in high impact, meaningful experiences with young adults from underserved communities, women of color, and military connected individuals.

Volunteer Opportunities

When you volunteer with NPower, you change the trajectory of someone’s life for the better. Your knowledge, experience, and guidance can greatly benefit our trainees as they pursue life-changing tech careers, which will in turn open you up to a whole new world of future tech talent. NPower engages volunteers in various opportunities to support the professional development needs of our students. Volunteer opportunities will vary based on regional needs and availability but can include:

  • Mock Interviews
  • Virtual Coaching
  • Diversity Awareness Events
  • Speed Networking
  • Guest Speakers
  • Workshops
  • Site Visits
  • Panel Discussions
  • Kit Building
  • Clothing Donation Drives
  • NPower Match – Learn More

Volunteer Requirements

Volunteers are a key part of our students’ professional development journey, from providing development of tech skills and soft skills. We look for volunteers with a diverse array of backgrounds and career paths, to share their career experience and advice with NPower students.

We ask that volunteers have:

  • At least three years of full-time professional work/career experience or an NPower Alumni
  • Commitment to supporting students from underserved communities.
  • Comfort in engaging in small or large groups
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Volunteers with a tech background are helpful, but not required.

Corporate Engagement

NPower has a broad range of virtual or in person opportunities for corporate partners to engage their employees in our work. We provide a host of on demand evergreen activities suitable for groups from 1 to 1,000 volunteers. Our activities can be used for:

  • Corporate Partner Days
  • Day of Service Events
  • Diversity Awareness Months or Initiatives
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Engagements
  • Evergreen Activities for Volunteer Directories
  • Global Giving/Volunteering Weeks or Months
  • Lunch and Learns
  • Networking Events
  • Team Building Activities
  • Mock Interviews
  • Virtual Coaching
  • Speed Networking
  • Guest Speakers
  • Workshops
  • Site Visits
  • Panel Discussions
  • Kit Building
  • Clothing Donation Drives
  • NPowerMATCH Mentoring

Amplify Your Impact

Did you know that you can easily double the impact of volunteering with NPower?

Help NPower impact more lives just by checking if your company has a Volunteer Matching Program. After volunteering with NPower many companies will match your efforts by providing a donation to NPower.

Help us change more lives by checking today.

Hear about the Impact of Volunteering with NPower from Herb Hofmann, VP of IT at Loews Corporation.

Corporate Partners