A few hours per week
Guitars For Vets is seeking a Chapter Coordinator for the Richmond, VA chapter. This position is non-compensated. The Chapter Coordinator works with volunteer guitar instructors to provide free guitar lessons and an acoustic guitar to Veterans suffering from PTSD and physical injuries in a structured program in partnership with the Department of Veteran Affairs. G4V fosters a learning environment based on the PAGE model (Patience, Acceptance, Gratitude and Empathy). Training and mentoring is provided for this position.
Required skills: proficiency with MicroSoft Office products and computer software in general, willing and able to pass a background check, willing to become a VA volunteer, willing to commit to following G4V processes in accordance with our 501(c)3 status and be responsive to communication with G4V employees and management.
Additional skills: experience with guitar instruction, supervisory skills, fundraising, networking, community outreach and public speaking.
The Richmond chapter meets at the Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00am - 2:00pm (three one-hour slots on each day) for individual lessons.
*Guitars for Vets is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2007 and based in Milwaukee, WI. G4V provides 10 free guitar lessons and a new acoustic guitar to Veterans with PTSD, physical injuries and emotional distress in a structured program run by volunteers and in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Currently, there are more than 60 chapters serving hundreds of Veterans in more than 30 states.
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