All Volunteens must be able to attend every day of their chosen session. Note that this program is in Memphis, Tennessee. Volunteens must provide their own housing and all of their own transportation.
To qualify for the 2020 Volunteen Program, all applicants must be 16 years old by June 1, 2020, and no older than 18 years old by that same date. Due to the high number of applications, these dates are firm, and exceptions will not be madeThe Volunteen program strives to provide a rich well-rounded experience of service. It offers the opportunity to develop team building as well as leadership skills and fosters self-awareness. The program is highly demanding, as each teen works closely with patients, siblings and parents. Volunteens are able to explore possible career paths as well as gain an understanding of how our unique facility has completely changed how the world treats children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases.