Peer Mentor Program

2019 marks fifth year of our Peer Mentor program (formerly known as the Internship Program) at Bay Area Girls Rock Camp! Peer Mentors will gain leadership & work experience while continuing to build musical skills, make new friends, and help us further the BAGRC mission.  



Girls Rock After School Program (GRASP) 

January 7th 2020 - March 14th 2020

Tuesdays and/or Thursdays 4:00pm - 6:00pm*

*Flexible schedule depending on availability

Malonga Casquelord Center for the Arts, Downtown Oakland

Job Descriptions:

Instrument Mentor:


Instrument mentors will work closely with the instrument instructor to support campers and assist in the classroom. Duties will include leading games, instruction, teaching curriculum, and supporting students both one on one.

Band Mentor:


Band mentors work closely with band coaches and/or band managers to assist the formation and development in the band. Duties include leading games, ice breakers, one-on-one support, advice, and assisting campers as needed.

Benefits of entering the Peer Mentor Program:

  • Letters of recommendation written upon request for employment & educational applications

  • Qualifies as community service or volunteer hours

  • Builds leadership skills

  • Embraces individual strengths


  • Be 15-18 years old at the start of camp

  • Have attended two or more programs at BAGRC

  • Demonstrate responsibility, reliability, and a dedication to the mission of Bay Area Girls Rock Camp

  • Attend a Peer Mentor training session before camp

  • Attend the day-long volunteer training before camp

  • Be able to volunteer time outside of the session for either a moving day or showcase support

  • Strong communication; able to respond to emails and phone calls within 10 business days


If you are interested in Peer Mentoring at GRASP, email


Please email with any questions or comments about the Peer Mentor Program.

© 2018 by Bay Area Girls Rock Camp



Send all mail to:
PO Box 72213
Oakland, CA 94612

Office Address (NO MAIL)

1305 Franklin Street

Oakland, CA 


Bay Area Girls Rock Camp is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Our tax ID number is 26-0807690.


Camp Phone (reach staff on-site during the hours of summer camp or GRASP):


Office Phone

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