The Coordinator will work closely with the Agency Administrator and individual Board Members to maximize the agency’s visibility on assorted platforms, and through its StrongerCommunity.com web site. Platforms include (but are not limited to) Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and SnapChat. Duties include helping to identify subject matter for agency blogs, maintaining the agency social media presence, assisting in the creation and implementation of our crowdfunding strategy, ensuring that the agency is fully attuned to social media advancements, and related tasks. While much of the work may be done from home, occasional meetings in the Tampa Bay area are essential. Additionally, knowledge of the nonprofit community in Tampa and surrounding areas is important. Volunteer will gain valuable work experience working with the Agency Administrator who is a marketing and public relations professional. Hours will be negotiated but will average 10 hours/week..
Qualifications: Excels at planning, organizing, and prioritizing. Demonstrates a strong working knowledge of social media and web site optimization, as well as trends that can influence their future development. Possesses an inherent dedication to excellence, the ability to work with others who share that dedication, and the motivation to excel in a creative environment, Understands the importance of For The Family's efforts to improve the human condition by making individuals and families stronger.
For The Family strives to encourage kindness in every form. It also serves the vulnerable and advocates on their behalf. These diverse activities exemplify its effort to enable people to honor the Golden Rule and be our brother's keeper
For The Family has created Kindness of the Heart as an ongoing celebration of the positive. This initiative nurtures and honors the simple kindness that is constantly shown by people...but has not received the recognition it deserves until now. People across the U.S. and Canada are encouraged to e-mail 1-minute smartphone videos that describe a wide variety of kind acts to ForTheFamilyTampa@gmail.com.
These are eligible for a Family Flame Award at the National FAM Awards the same way that movies can win an Oscar at the Academy Awards. The 4th Annual National FAM Awards will take place on the Friday before Thanksgiving in Tampa. Kindness of the Heart also features National Days of Kindness at the beginning of every season. This involves people who perform acts of kindness either individually or as a group, and then describe it in a 1-minute video e-mailed to ForTheFamilyTampa@gmail.com. Please visit www.StrongerCommunity.com to learn more.
Meanwhile, the agency's landmark telephone mentoring services enable parents to overcome challenging circumstances before they become a crisis. The Motherhood Mentoring Initiatives serves expectant mothers and parents of children ages 0-8. The Parental Mentoring Initiative serves parents of at-risk youth ages 11-17. Parents create their own solutions with the guidance of volunteer Mentors whose life experience matches their need. Their weekly, confidential dialogues provide valuable insight that also strengthens the entire family