We are looking for a volunteer who is proficient in both Mandarin and English to help with our Asylum cases from China. The volunteer would help us make arrangements by phone to meet with the refugee/asylum seeker find a job in the united states, work as a translator for our employment staff, and assist the family in accessing public assitance. You do not need to have any previous experiencce working with imigrants, just the desire to serve our refugee community here in LA.
Volunteer hours are flexible, but availiblity durning the week days 9-5 is prefered. Many of the clients live in the San Gabriel Valley, so proximity or reliable tranprotation to that commuity is needed.
Email us today to attend a volunteer information sessions to get started volunteering with us!
- People Skills
- Cantonese / Mandarin
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Meeting 2 times per month for approx. 5 hours
- Other time commitments dependent on Refugee and Volunteer availability.