Two Thumbs Up is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, Georgia that is dedicated to providing meaningful social opportunities for individuals on the autism spectrum. By collaborating with local businesses and same-age volunteers, they promote activities that are physical and emotionally regulating while enabling social support and connection. They want their youth and young adults to be able to engage in fun activities and expand their potential in a loving and supportive environment.
Volunteers are needed to participate in a variety of social activities and events along-side these youth and young adults served by Two Thumbs Up.
About this event: Jahmir is the dance instructor for Two Thumbs Up and also a private dance teacher. He has AMAZING energy and years of experience 1:1 with individuals with autism. He is caring, fun, relatable, and gets EVERYONE moving. Volunteers will participate in the dance class with youth and young adults from Two Thumbs Up. In the first few minutes of the session, you will participate in an Ice Breaker activity that is meant to allow you to get to know each other in a fun way. Then you will have fun dancing. Volunteers should be 13 and older.
2700 Northeast Expy
Atlanta, GA 30345