SASO inspires and mobilizes
girls and their mothers
to provide service and leadership that positively impacts the local communities


SASO offers philanthropic opportunities for Mothers and Daughters to impact their community and beyond. Click here to view our scheduled events.

join us

SASO is an inclusive Mother/Daughter Organization. Click here to view our membership process.

Additional Volunteer Opportunties

Please note: These additional opportunities do not count as 1 of your 3 required mother/daughter events but these hours can be used towards your SASO portion of the PVSA (click here for more information) if you are interested in applying for this award. 


Wakeman Boys & Girls Club Smilow-Burroughs Clubhouse – Tutoring for After School Members

Many young Wakeman Boys & Girls Club Smilow-Burroughs Club members are in need of regular tutoring during the after school hours.  The children are typically at the Club from 3pm until 7pm Monday through Friday.  If you have interest and are able to commit one hour/week for 8 to 12 weeks during the school year, please contact Ruben Goodwin at 203-908-3378 or by email to set up a mutually agreed upon time.

Wakeman Boys & Girls Club Outreach at McKinley and Holland Hill – Mentoring for Elementary School Students

Volunteer alongside other teens. Help kids. Have fun. Experience a life changing adventure as a mentor to a McKinley or Holland Hill student. Commitment is 1 to 2 hours weekly, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday 2:45-4:45. Minimum 1 season (fall, winter, spring).

Join the Program

  1. Print a teen volunteer application from Outreach page of or pick up

an application from McKinley School or Southport Clubhouse. Return form by email in person.

  1. RSVP to to attend a 90 minute interview/orientation session.

Upcoming Orientation Sessions

Monday, Sept. 17th at 3:45pm at McKinley Wednesday, Sept. 19th at 3:45 at McKinley

Additional sessions will be scheduled. Email for more dates.

Not available till winter or spring? Email us to add your name to the Club’s potential teen

volunteer email list so you can be notified of future interview/orientation sessions.