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Guru for Google CS First

Guru for Google CS First

Contact Info:

Benjamin T Schmitz & Christian Villegas
Volunteer in Service to America
402-972-4305 ext 3246
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands
2610 Hamilton Street
Omaha, NE 68131
Opportunity Type:
Requested Hours:
1.50 hours

Google CS First

Google CS First is a program that increases student access and exposure to computer science (CS) education through after-school, in-school, and summer programs. The program is facilitated by instructors and/or community volunteers and is available at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands.

About CS First

  • Completely free and available online
  • Targeted at students in grades 4th-8th (ages 9-14)
  • Tailored to fit your schedule and needs
  • Block-based coding using Scratch and are themed to attract students with varied interests


You don’t need prior CS experience or education to get involved. All you need is simply enthusiasm to encourage in young people a desire and interest to create with CS.  What we are looking for in volunteers or Gurus

  • 8 week commitment with 1.5 hours a week
  • Interest in CS and STEM

Sign-up to Volunteer

The minimum requirements to volunteer are:

  • Interview or Meeting with BGCM Staff
  • Background Check
  • Availability to volunteer (commitment of 8 weeks)

Volunteer Application