Volunteer Opportunity posted by: El Centro de la Raza
Posted on: March 28, 2014
Lutheran Volunteer Corps (LVC) is a one-year national volunteer service program. It is for people who want to explore their spirituality while working for social justice, living in intentional community with other volunteers, and practicing sustainability in all aspects of their lives. LVC unites full-time stipended Volunteers with financial supporters, non-profit organizations and ministries to work for peace with justice across the nation. Working alongside those in their placements, LVC Volunteers actively respond to the gifts and needs of their community members, providing direct service, community organizing, indirect service, advocacy and public policy.
The Emergency Food Coordinator organizes data collection for the Food Bank and La Cocina Hot Meal Program by providing ongoing demographic data collection to ensure that El Centro de la Raza's (ECDLR) basic and emergency food programs continue to meet the nutritional needs of low-income persons. The applicant must perform in a professional manner at all times, communicate effectively, multitask efficiently, and work well with diverse groups of people. They must be highly organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented, team-oriented, have strong interpersonal skills required and the ability to work collaboratively and effectively with staff. Having proficiency in Microsoft Word/Excel and Salesforce, and being bilingual in Spanish/English are pluses.
The deadline to apply to LVC is Tuesday, April 1st. Please contact me directly if you are interested in one of these positions but will not be able to meet the deadline. Application information may be found at: http://lutheranvolunteercorps.org/index.cfm/apply-today.