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Computer and Technical Literacy Coach

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Community Action For Improvement, Inc. is a private non-profit organization founded in 1966. CAFI has provided services for over 25 years to low-income persons in five-county service area including Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriweather, and Troup counties.  

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of individuals and families by providing services and resources that will facilitate the building of self-esteem and self-sufficiency through the active involvement of the total community. 

Purpose & Impact of Position: This is an opportunity to use your tech talents to help someone in the community develop professionally or personally. From adults seeking new job opportunities to the elderly looking to connect with others, help someone become comfortable with technology so they can be successful in post-secondary education and job seeking.  

Key Responsibilities: Volunteer will host monthly workshops coaching community members on basic computer processes and technology. Based on community needs, workshops can range from topics such as Microsoft Offices to Skyping! Coaches will work with our program coordinator to create educational opportunities in areas that will most benefit the clients. CAFI will provide all necessary technology and printing.  

Required Skills: Applicants must be responsible as well as knowledgeable about basic computer processes. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal history background check and be a minimum of 18 years old.  

Time Commitment: Coaches must be willing to make a six-month commitment to the program. This includes regular workshops which can last an average of 45 minutes.  

Site/Supervisor: This position will be at our LaGrange headquarters but has the potential to expand to our other service centers. 

Benefits to volunteering: This position will benefit the volunteer by helping them become active participants in their own community and expand their personal and professional network.  

Contact Info & Next Step: For more information, please go to the CAFI website at www.cafi-ga.org and consider filling out an application. 

Community Action For Improvement, Inc. is a private non-profit organization founded in 1966. CAFI has provided services for over 25 years to low-income persons in five-county service area including Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriweather, and…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near LaGrange, GA
Associated Location

Troup County Service Center

1380 Lafayette Pkwy, LaGrange, GA 30241, USA

How to Apply

If you are interested in volunteering with Community Action for Improvement, Inc., please visit our website and complete the application under the Get Involved tab. Once this is received, the volunteer coordinator will contact you regarding scheduling an interview.

If you are interested in volunteering with Community Action for Improvement, Inc., please visit our website and complete the application under the Get Involved tab. Once this is…

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