ways to get involved
If you are passionate about helping people become confident communicators, we welcome your support and involvement.
Donate to The Practice Space's third birthday! Your donations will go towards providing summer camp scholarships to students with financial need, in addition to programs that provide public speaking coaching in low-income schools. Thank you for helping us grow as an organization to reach more youth and adults who want to feel capable, confident, and free from fear.
The Practice Space is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (EIN #81-5115661). All donations are tax-deductible.
If you prefer to donate by check, checks should be payable to “The Practice Space” and mailed to: 1600 Navellier Street, El Cerrito, CA 94530
Sponsor a student or group
Your donations help support students to receive our programs – $100 covers an individual student for two lessons, or roughly one month of training. If you have a specific group you’d like to sponsor, $500 covers roughly one month of support.
Attend and assist at events
Please fill out our Volunteer Application Form if you are interested in assisting at one of our events or programs, including a variety of roles such as assistance with events, Spanish translation, admin support, or coaching.
Become a mentor
Learn to coach communication and mentor a youth leader in our "Expressive Leaders" program, which meets monthly from November to June. Contact us if you are interested or want to learn more about mentorship opportunities.
Be a guest instructor
If you are an experienced public speaker, we encourage you to get in touch with us through the contact form to set up an event, workshop, or guest lecture for our students.