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.
We are currently seeking a highly-motivated volunteer to assist our immigration office with various, specialized tasks, including community outreach, some grant-writing, and other assignments. Work would be conducted primarily away from the office, but in close correspondance with our immigration legal advisor. This is a great opportunity to become involved with Greensboro's large and diverse refugee and immigrant population. It is also a great opportunity for students or professionals looking to change professions to gain valuable experience.
Candidates must have strong written communication skills. A background in social work and a knowledge of foreign cultures is preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should include a resume and cover letter in their response.