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Data Entry Intern/ Volunteer

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The Refugee Education Center

  • 36 people are interested
Refugee Center

We are limiting staff and interns in our offices, only allowing two people in for a given time.

The Data Entry Intern/Volunteer will assist Student Services Coordinator with updating and entry of previous physical files into a online internal tracking databases.

The majority of work will be directed at data entry into internal databases tracking services provided by the refugee families, currently enrolled into WMRECC programming in the West Michigan area.

Position is designed to allow an individual seeking experience with duties aligned with data entry, the American educational system, and diverse populations to receive experience in data collection.

  • Proficiency with excel worksheet
  • Proficiency with Google Applications.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office 365
  • Ability to work with individuals with diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills

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About The Refugee Education Center

Location:

2130 Enterprise St. SE, Kentwood, MI 49503, US

Mission Statement

To support refugee children and families to gain the necessary skills for seamless and successful integration into the community through providing comprehensive educational support and youth development services, along with fostering cultural knowledge and understanding.

Description

Founded in 2006 by immigrants and refugees, the Refugee Education & Cultural Center (REC) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Its goal is to support families and individuals to gain the skills necessary for successful integration into the community.

The main objectives of the program are as follows:

  • Empower refugee families to succeed in school and in life.
  • Support refugee children to finish school and become self-sufficient.
  • Provide refugee families a place to socialize to strengthen their families and their communities.
  • Foster a lasting sense of community that will benefit both refugee and non-refugee families alike.
  • Foster leadership development in the refugee community.
Children & Youth
Computers & Technology
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2130 Enterprise Street SouthEastKentwoodKentwood, MI 49508

(42.8824,-85.61256)
 

SKILLS

  • Data Entry
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Database Administration
  • Case Work / Management
  • Administrative Support

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We require a 4-6 Hours per week commitment during the weekdays. You can choose which days between Monday - Friday and what times.

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