Volunteer Opportunity
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Published 1 month ago

Community Connecter Volunteer

Hybrid, Volunteer must be in or near Washington, DC

Details

Schedule:Weekends
Time Commitment:A few hours per month
Recurrence:Recurring

Description

Overview: Community Connecters are enthusiastic supporters of Everyone Home DC. They are passionate and dedicated volunteers who work alongside Everyone Home DC to strengthen community-based opportunities and partnerships centered around best serving the mission of supporting holistic needs of individuals and families at risk of, or experiencing, homelessness.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Engage in activities designed to build the capacity of Everyone Home DC, increase awareness of the mission, and develop community engagement opportunities
  • Examples may include but are not limited to:
  • Building out a diverse network of partners and donors to include a variety of participation pathways
  • Recruiting restaurants to participate in Dine Out for Everyone Home DC
  • Soliciting auction & raffle items throughout the year for events and fundraising incentives
  • Hosting a fundraising event in support of Everyone Home DC
  • Build Everyone Home DC community through engagement and relationship building with businesses, friends, family, and social organizations
  • Promote events and resources on social media
  • Promotion of key Everyone Home DC resources and information to support unhoused neighbors

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Antiracist Mindset
  • Responsible, accountable, and self-driven
  • Reliable and timely
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Everyone Home DC, the root causes of homelessness, and racial inequity or willingness to learn

PROCESS, TRAINING, RESOURCES

  • Submit an online application
  • Successful completion of Everyone Home DC’s Volunteer Orientation
  • Review and sign the Volunteer Handbook
  • Follow guidelines within the provided Community Connecter tools and resources

TIME COMMITMENT

  • Varies based on ability to serve and seasonal requirements with an average of 1-3 hours per month of service and 1 quarterly in-person meeting and ad-hoc meetings as needed for a 2 year term

VOLUNTEER BENEFITS

  • Ability to partner with like-minded individuals to collectively work towards building a DC where all people can obtain and remain in safe, affordable, and comfortable homes
  • Participate in network gatherings with fellow Community Connecters and Everyone Home DC staff
  • Skill-building opportunities in event planning, non-profit fundraising, partnership development

Overview: Community Connecters are enthusiastic supporters of Everyone Home DC. They are passionate and dedicated volunteers who work alongside Everyone Home DC to strengthen community-based opportunities and partnerships…

Location

Hybrid
Volunteer must be in or near Washington, DC

Everyone Home DC

Washington, DC, USA

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Instructions:

Please complete THIS application and a member of  Everyone Home DC's team will review and connect with you within 2 weeks of submission. 

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