The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
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There has never been a more exciting time to be a part of Planet Rehab! We are preparing for our Planet Rehab Endangered Species Project in Panama which will launch in 2020, as well as continuing our amazing Environmental Work and as always, caring for the 350 Animals in the Planet Rehab Animal Sanctuary! Planet Rehab is seeking a Volunteer Coordinator/Admin to mobilize volunteers and coordinate volunteer opportunities for the organization as well as help with updating our Website (WIX) & Newsletter (Mailchimp).
About the Organization:
Planet Rehab is an environmental nonprofit with the mission of protecting the environment by nurturing the relationship between humanity and nature. Its Animal Sanctuary is home to more than 350 rescued and donated animals. Planet Rehab has three main goals: environmental education, habitat protection, and species propagation. For more information, please visit www.planetrehab.org.
Promptly respond to volunteer inquiries and put volunteers in contact with relevant department managers according to interest
Manage volunteer documentation and forms
Keep records of volunteer feedback and time commitments
Keep volunteer information organized and up-to-date using Microsoft Excel
Set up volunteer orientation for new volunteers
Communicate with new volunteers to gauge their interests and skills
Keep informed of all volunteer opportunities within the organization
Update Website as needed (WIX)
Send out periodic Newsletters (Mailchimp)
Assist Director with important tasks
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Microsoft Excel)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
Proficiency with WIX
Experience with Mailchimp helpful
Previous volunteer coordination experience is a plus
Passion for the environment is a plus
10-15 hours/week. Duration can be adjusted according to the intern’s and Planet Rehab’s needs. Schedule is flexible and will be set at the beginning of the internship.
This position will provide the opportunity to learn the logistics of nonprofit operations and develop skills in communications and program management. You will have the opportunity to gain professional experience working with volunteers and coordinating with other professionals in a nonprofit setting.
This is an unpaid position. College credit may be offered on request.
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