FAQ VIRTUAL TUTORING

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TEENSGIVE VIRTUAL VOLUNTEERING F.A.Q  Is this a paid position? No. This is a volunteer position. What is the minimum age requirement to tutor virtually? Tutors can begin online tutoring in 9th grade. Can I get community service hours for the time I spend tutoring and preparing for the sessions? Absolutely. All sessions are recorded and automatically sent to the school contact you provide. What do I need to do to apply? In addition to basic information, we need a copy of your school I.D., a headshot and verification letter from someone at your school. You can find the application here: TeensGive.org Volunteer Application After you […]

Greenwich Patch-TeensGive Founders Advance to Finals Rounds of the Diamond Challenge

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  Helena Zimmerman and Max Mindich are semi-finalist in the Diamond Challenge which allows students to learn about entrepreneurship. By Damita Thomas (Patch Staff) – Updated February 13, 2017 11:08 am ET From Rye Country Day School: Rye Country Day School 10th graders, Helena Zimmerman (Purchase NY) and Max Mindich (Greenwich CT) became a Diamond Challenge semi-finalist for their social venture concept,TeensGive.org. The co-founders will travel to the University of Delaware to pitch in this year’s semifinal round on April 6. Top teams will win awards from a prize pool of $100,000.  TeensGive.org is reimagining teen volunteerism by enabling teens to give back meaningfully in […]

TeensGive Headlined in the Huffington Post

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TeensGive: High School Entrepreneurs Helping Teens Volunteer 04/15/2017 01:34 pm ET When high school sophomore, Helena Zimmerman shared her summer homework assignment with her classmate, Max Mindich, she never dreamed it would turn into an actual company. But after they did some preliminary research on volunteer marketplaces for teens, they knew they had hit upon an idea that was ripe for creation. TeensGive.org was launched from this original vision by these two creative, industrious teens. Zimmerman and Mindich have already received national recognition as finalists in both Hatchpad’s 2017 people’s choice student startups awards and Kidbacker Foundation for Entrepreneurship 2017 finalist for student startups awards. […]