(29.92319,-90.1237)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

6117 Magazine StreetNew Orleans, LA 70118


About

For information on our next volunteer orientation, please visit https://neworleans.dressforsuccess.org/get-involved/volunteer/

Volunteers are the lifeblood of Dress for Success New Orleans and we work hard to match our volunteers with their interests, in order to make their experience a rewarding one. We have several opportunities for you to contribute to our clients and community. Become a...

  • Personal Shopper - You will provide this sensitive service to women needing clothes to enter the workforce. Creating a welcoming environment for clients, while engaging in meaningful conversation, will build their self-esteem and further prepare them for their interview.
  • Clothing Sorter - As a Clothing Sorter you will assist in sorting suits and business separates for the boutique, steaming or ironing clothing and ensuring that the boutique is organized and properly stocked. Twice a year, in the spring and fall, there will be seasonal clothing switches.
  • Career Center Specialist - You can help a client build a resume, write a cover letter, search and apply for jobs online and conduct mock job interviews, providing encouragement along the way.
  • PWG Facilitator - You will lead a workshop discussion for our Professional Women's Group monthly meetings on a topic you are familiar with. All topics will fall into one of the four curriculum areas, including written & unwritten rules of the workplace, work/life balance, financial planning, health & wellness, and leadership & civic responsibility.
  • Special Events Volunteer - Dress for Success New Orleans holds a number of events throughout the year. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to help in various areas, including: set up and break down of the venue, greeting and registering guests, fundraising, and advocating on behalf of Dress for Success New Orleans.

Skills

  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • Inventory Management
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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