Austin Voices for Education and Youth: Volunteer Now!

Austin Voices for Education and Youth (AVEY) creates community collaboration to strengthen families, support kids and improve schools. Julie Weeks, director of AVEY family resource centers, is looking for volunteers for the following opportunities:

  • STEAM Fest is Saturday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Martin Middle School. Help with set-up, distribute Bookspring books, serve food, help with kids’ activities, clean-up and more!
  • St. John Unity Walk is Saturday, April 29, at 9 a.m. at Webb Middle School. Show support for Webb and Reagan in the parade, and make signs or posters for the school and the St. John Community. Arrive at Reagan Early College High School by 10 a.m. Email Julie Weeks at
  • KidsFest is Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Reagan Early College High School. The Unity Walk kick-starts this festival, which is like a smaller version of HopeFest, at Reagan. Give away free Bookspring books, serve food, help with kids activities, clean-up and more!  Email Julie Weeks at 
  • Webb Teacher Appreciation Breakfast is Monday, May 1, 7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. in the Webb Library. Need a volunteer to coordinate decorating efforts. Email Julie Weeks at 
  • Webb Career Day is Friday, May 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Looking for Covenant members to talk to 6th – 8th graders about what they do in their jobs/career. Interact with Webb students to inspire them to dream about their future! Email Julie Weeks at 

 To volunteer or get more information about any of these opportunities or about AVEY in general, email Julie Weeks at