Welcome and thank you for your interest in volunteering with Hustle PHX! Hustle PHX believes the difference between wealth and poverty is relationships, and that’s where YOU play a vital role in helping to make a difference in the lives of our entrepreneurs and the broader Phoenix community. On this page, you will find resources to help you better understand how you can get plugged into Hustle PHX as a volunteer.
Volunteer Intake Process
30 MINUTE CALL
The purpose of this conversation is for us to get to know you, share more about Hustle PHX/volunteer opportunities, and discover where there’s a match with your gifts and passions.
Before volunteering, volunteers will attend a Hustle PHX Informational meeting (available virtual monthly) to understand the breadth and depth of our mission and the communities we serve. Additional training may be required.
ONE-TIME COMMITMENTS & MORE
We offer many types of volunteer opportunities, both behind the scenes and program specific, including one-time and longer-term opportunities. We strive to connect your talents, gifts and passions with organizational needs.
Look below at the most common volunteer opportunities we have during our fall and spring semester.
Hustle PHX 101 facilitators will share the responsibility with other volunteer facilitators to guide a cohort of entrepreneurs through the ideation phase of their businesses through presenting prepared content and facilitating group discussions over the course of 12 weeks.
Virtual Workshop Producer
The Virtual Workshop Producer provides support to the Hustle PHX volunteer facilitator team in the delivering of entrepreneur curriculum using an online training/meeting platform.
Act as a support to the entrepreneurs during their participation in Hustle PHX weekly workshops.
Most weeks during the Hustle PHX 101 curriculum, a volunteer guest speaker will visit to share their experiences and expertise with the program participants to help the participants better understand the course concepts and material. To accomplish these goals, the lead volunteer facilitator will perform a prepared Q&A with the guest speaker.
Mentor an entrepreneur in our 202 program providing encouragement, advice, and being a thinking partner over the course of 18 weeks.
Workshop mentors pop into a specific week’s workshop to join in the breakout groups where entrepreneurs and facilitators are learning a specific business concept, having group discussions, and completing an application activity.
Have expertise or passion in a specific area of business and don’t have enough time to commit to mentoring? Business Coaches provide ad hoc 1-hour coaching/consultant to entrepreneurs who are looking for more knowledge and insight into areas where you are a subject matter expert.
202 Guest Speaker
The Hustle PHX 202 program is designed to help validate our entrepreneurs’ business concepts. Each week, the entrepreneurs apply what they’re learning – in areas of operations, marketing, finance, and sales – back to their businesses. The 202 Guest Speaker facilitates prepared curriculum on a specific topic on a one-time basis providing personal experience and insight into that subject matter.
202 Workshop Facilitator
Over the course of 18 weeks, Hustle PHX 202 Workshop Facilitators will share the responsibility with other volunteer facilitators to guide a cohort of entrepreneurs through the validation phase of their businesses by managing a weekly workshop agenda and facilitating breakout small group discussions based on the workshop’s topic.
Don’t see what you’re looking for? Contact us and we can discuss other opportunities not listed.
Upcoming Volunteer Events
Tuesday, January 12
GRIND CLINIC: Access to Capital
Wednesday, January 13 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hustle PHX Informational Training
Tuesday, January 26 | 6:00pm – 8:00pm
202 Volunteer Facilitator Training
Monday, February 1
Hustle PHX 202 Cohort Begin
Wednesday, February 10 | 6:00pm – 8:30pm
101 Volunteer Facilitator Training
Thursday, February 11
GRIND CLINIC: Hustle PHX Entrepreneur Panel
Thursday, February 11 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hustle PHX Informational Training
Wednesday, February 17 | 6:00pm – 8:30pm
202 Volunteer Mentor Training
Monday, March 1
Hustle PHX 101 Cohorts Begin