We are seeking an office volunteer that can help 12+ hours per workweek and is willing to make a commitment of at least one year.
Scope of Work:
The overall purpose of our office volunteer opportunity will be to provide assistance to H.E.R.O. for Children Staff. Office volunteer opportunities are available in three areas/departments within H.E.R.O: Fundraising/Development, Programs, and General Administration. Office volunteer responsibilities may include:
Making follow up calls to foundations to confirm receipt of grant proposals
Scheduling meetings between the HERO Director of Development and key persons at local faith-based organizations
Assisting with marketing/communications by working with the website manager to ensure that updates are communicated and completed
Assisting with a large project that will include identifying small businesses from a large database, creating an Excel spreadsheet, learning and completing a mail merge, and completing all mail out logistics
Assisting with the planning and logistics of potential fundraising events
Making follow up calls to program stakeholders (e.g., members of Super HERO matches)
Assisting with curriculum/program development and implementation (researching new and existing interventions, organizing evaluation tools/instruments, assisting with stakeholder meetings)
Assisting with identifying and contacting organizations and key stakeholders in order to recruit children and mentors
Other assigned tasks
Providing administrative support for the day-to-day management of HERO Programs, including planning, implementation, research, and development
General office assistance, including filing, drafting letters, and other assigned tasks
Benefits to Interning/Volunteering at H.E.R.O. for Children, Inc.
As an office volunteer, you will:
Provide a valuable service to children in need
Be able to apply what you learned in the classroom to the workforce
Gain valuable non-profit experience by receiving hands-on-training related to working for a non-profit that serves children infected with and affected by HIV/AIDS
Build and expand your professional and social network
Enjoy the satisfaction of making a difference
Days and times are flexible - preferably 10:30 AM-2:30 PM or 2-6 PM shifts Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Agency will also consider an Internship opportunity.