Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Reach Out and Read Connecticut is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator. As a non-profit organization, our volunteers are very important to us and we rely on them for many roles. Our Volunteer Coordinator will:

  • Engage and recruit new volunteers.
  • Follow up with new volunteer inquiries within 24 hours.
  • Provide an overview / orientation of our organization, our mission, and our work to all new volunteers.
  • Develop the overview / orientation to be used for new volunteers.
  • Keep an updated list of our volunteers including their location in the state, interests and skills so we can call upon them when needed.
  • Work with organizations and corporations to engage employees in volunteer opportunities. May need to meet with these organizations / corporations.
  • Coordinate volunteer opportunities / keep volunteers organized.
  • Coordinate annual volunteer lunch to thank our volunteers.
  • Write thank you notes to our volunteers.
  • Create and distribute volunteer certificates for the annual lunch or when a volunteer retires.
  • Attend our events in Connecticut and coordinate the team of volunteers.
  • Coordinate all aspects of our volunteer network.
  • Must have strong organizational skills.

Although most of the work can be completed remotely from home, the Volunteer Coordinator must live in Connecticut, have a valid driver's license and transportation.

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training

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