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Front office person needed weekdays in Milford for childrens nonprofit

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Children Across America

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Children Across America, a 501c3 non profit located in Milford, MA, has immediate need for volunteers to work in our office. Duties include answering low volume phones, signing families up for Mass. Health applications, helping organize volunteers, answering visitors questions and giving them the appropriate literature and data entry work for Mass and other duties as needed. Full training provided.

Children Across America provides free Mass. Health signups and educational programming to America's under served children. The Milford office deals with residents of Milford and the surrounding towns of Blackstone Valley but we never turn away anyone in need.

Day hours are extremely flexible but must be constant. If you can work 1 or more days a week, please contact us about this volunteer opportunity. CORI check is required on all volunteers. It can be very slow at times, feel free to bring a book, knitting, projects or school work with you.

Our number is 508-473-4008 or email us at info@childrenacrossamerica.org. Check out our website at www.childrenacrossamerica.org for more information.

Accessible health care and a good education can change a child's world. You can be part of that change.
A child who reads becomes an adult who thinks.

Please consider lending your skills to help America's children. Everyone in our organization are volunteers, including our full time staff. We will never use donations to be used for anything but helping children.

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About Children Across America

Location:

23 Pine Street, Milford, MA 01757, US

Mission Statement

Children Across America is a 501 (c)(3) (EIN 27-0355388), humanitarian organization. Children Across America provides literacy support and preventative healthcare to underserved children in the United States. Its vision is to empower families and children in low income communities. Its unique programs are focused on improving children’s educational excellence and health. The organization partners with local libraries, school systems healthcare advocates and hospitals to ensure children get the full benefit of its programs. We provide a free alternative program to underserved families with students in grades K-5, who can't afford a private tutor, or professional tutoring services such as Kaplan or Kumon.

Description

CAA has a combination of medical and educational programming.

Our main educational program is a literacy program for all children. We also focus on children K-5 grade that come from families that English is not their first language. Our Summer Reading and Math Club (Children's Book Club) and our Saturday Reading and Math club's goal is to raise the level of literacy in America's children. Our Math Clubs are to help develop children's basic math skills. We help all children but our main focus is the underserved population of America. Our signature program is our Summer Reading and Math Club, that runs from July through August and our Saturday Reading and Math Club, that runs each Saturday.

Our main medical program and focus of our medical programming is Health Promotion in motion. This is a immunization and preventative healthcare initiative focused on making sure every child in America is immunized per CDC guidelines and has healthcare coverage. We are a vendor for the State for Mass healthcare signps.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

23 Pine StMilford, MA 01757

(42.14196,-71.52002)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Management
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Youth Services
  • Office Reception
  • Administrative Support
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • flexible

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