Connecting Community Groups & Squamish Youth
The Hotspot provides assistance with tasks that contribute to projects such as:
- Planning an event
- Creating and
distributing promotional materials
- Technical training/tutoring
- Working on administrative
- And more!
This outreach and assistance we provide is made possible with the help
of Squamish Youth! One of the core goals of The Hotspot is to provide services and
share resources with other non profit groups and The Hotspot is very
eager to share its most valuable asset: Youth Interns.
Through government funding, The Hotspot hires several youth
throughout the year to help to run the public computer lab and
community space and provide computer tutoring to the public. As the
youth have a lot of time outside of those core duties, it is extremely
valuable to utilize that time to engage them in skill building projects
that benefit the community.
When a non profit group requests project assistance, they are
connected with enthusiastic youth who bring their fresh skills and
creativity to the project. The Hotspot's Youth & Projects
Coordinator supports the youth with training and skills they need, and
facilitates smooth communication and feedback with the group's