Position Description: The Neighborhood Canvasser will play a key role in our outreach and mobilization efforts within the Woodside and Western Queens community.
Help mobilize neighborhood residents through door knocking, phone banking, flyering, and translation/interpretation.
Distribute fact sheets about tenant rights and civil liberties
Assist with Know Your Rights Workshops.
Participate in general outreach and surveying about activities and concerns in Woodside and Western Queens.
Knowledge and/or strong interest in public policy, urban planning, community organizing, economic development, and affordable housing.
Fluency in second language including Spanish, Bengali, Nepali, or Tibetan preferred but not required.
Interest in learning about affordable housing and anti-displacement issues
Strong communication skills including comfort with public speaking
Must be able to commit to a minimum of five hours per month.
For all inquiries, please send resume and brief cover letter via email. Contact Aaron Frager at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at (718)-476-8449.
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- CSR / Volunteer Coordination
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16
- Minimum of 5 hours per month