Double Discovery Center

Educating Children of Promise since 1965

Double Discovery Volunteer Applications Now Available

Volunteer applications are available now and whether you are a returning or a new volunteer, we welcome your contribution to the Double Discovery Center.  All activities take place on campus and run Monday through Friday from 4 to 6pm and Saturdays between 9am and 3pm, and during the winter break and summer months.

As part of Columbia University’s policy on the Protection of Minors, all volunteers must complete a background check and disclosure form.  Non-Columbia volunteers and those wishing to teach should also email a recent resume and contact information for two professional references to

Volunteer training sessions are scheduled for Wednesday, September 18th  and Tuesday, September 24th at 8pm at our office. 

Double Discovery would like to thank the Double Discovery Student Organization, a recognized Columbia University group made up of Columbia and Barnard students, for recruiting volunteers and conducting training sessions.