Get Involved

Adult and child cookingVolunteer, Internship, and Student Job Opportunities

The Healthy Youth Program has ongoing opportunities for students and community members to get involved in our work.  If you enjoy cooking, gardening, and working with youth and families, please visit our volunteer, internships, and student jobs pages to learn more about how to get connected:


For more information, please contact:
Healthy Youth Program
Email: hyp@oregonstate.edu
Phone: 541-737-8014

Student Jobs

Student worker at camp

The Healthy Youth Program is currently seeking a Bilingual Education Assistant. This is an OSU student position. Details about the position and how to apply can be found on the OSU Jobs website.


For more information, please contact:
Healthy Youth Program 
Email: hyp@oregonstate.edu
Phone: 541-737-8014 

 

Winter 2018 Volunteer Opportunities

The Healthy Youth Program offers a variety of classes, camps and events for the community throughout the year. Please see below for current class offerings. Volunteers may sign up to assist with any programs by applying online. 

 

Youth Nutrition Programs
Program Age Location Dates & Times  Volunteer Training
Fresh Grown Cooking for Kids 8-11 year olds
Corvallis High School, room H3

Each Thursday,

4-6 pm 

Jan. 18 – Feb. 22

Jan. 11, 3-4 pm

Fresh Grown Cooking for Kids: Spring Fling 6-8 year olds
Corvallis High School, room H3

Each Thursday,

4-6 pm 

Mar. 1 – Mar. 8

Jan. 11, 3-4 pm

Master Chefs 6th-8th grade
Linus Pauling Middle School, room 115

Each Tuesday,

4-6 pm

Jan. 16 – Feb. 13

Jan. 11, 3-4 pm
Master Chefs Pro 6th-8th grade
Linus Pauling Middle School, room 115

Each Tuesday,

4-6 pm

Feb. 20 – Mar. 20

Jan. 11, 3-4 pm

Super Chefs  6th-8th grade
Boys & Girls Club of Corvallis
TBD Jan. 11, 3-4 pm
Healthy Sprouts Children age 3-5 & Family member
Clemens Primary School, Philomath
 TBD TBD
Master Chefs: Snack Attack 4th-8th grade
Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services
TBD TBD
CHEF Project cooking classes (East Linn county) 5th-8th grade
Lebanon and Sweet Home (sites vary)
Varies (on-going, 2017-2018)  TBD
Youth Garden Programs
Program Age Location Dates & Times

S.P.E.A.R

(Spartans Personally Engaged in the Agriculture Revolution)

High School Students
Corvallis High School
 Wednesdays, 17/18 school year

1:30-3:30pm

Lincoln Garden Club 2nd/3rd grade
Lincoln Elementary School Garden
No Garden Club Winter 2018
Lincoln Garden Club K /1st grade
Lincoln Elementary School Garden
No Garden Club Winter 2018

 

Tend, Mend & Mingle: Community Garden Work Parties

Lincoln Garden

Linus Pauling Middle School Garden

 

Application Materials

To volunteer with us, please fill out a volunteer application online. 

Programs Volunteer Application

PLEASE NOTE: You will need to upload at least one professional reference form. Please use THIS FORM.

Some positions require a Criminal History Check. You may be asked to complete a criminal history check form before volunteering. 

If you cannot complete our application online, please call us to request a paper application. 

If you are uncertain about which application you need to fill out, please email us at hyp@oregonstate.edu.

 

For more information, please contact the Healthy Youth Program at:
Email: hyp@oregonstate.edu
Phone: 541-737-8014