(29.7119,-95.4818)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

6440 Hillcroft Ave., Suite 411Houston, TX 77081

Refugee family at the Alliance Holiday Toy Drive.

About

At Alliance we believe in helping our new community members become self-sufficient and feel a part of our Houston community. Every day we provide comprehensive services such as ESL classes, job readiness workshops, financial advancement and much more! We want all refugees, Immigrants and low income residents of Harris County to have a smooth transition, succeed and take part in the "American Dream".

Alliance currently seeks motivated and dedicated volunteers to assist in day to day office operations! Volunteers will be given an assignment based on the "to do list" of the day; this opportunity is great for someone looking to gain hours for class or work OR for someone who’s just looking to make use of their free time through out the day! You could help the community in more ways than one! Volunteers will not always be needed however more permanent opportunities are available if need be. Some of the task volunteers may be asked to preform includes but is not limited to:

  • Assisting a case manager with sorting and organizing files
  • Data Entry
  • Assisting the receptionist in answering phones
  • Gathering "1st night meals" for refugees (list will be provided)
  • Translating or Interpreting on behalf of a client
  • Working in Donation Center

Skills:

* Interpersonal Skills

* Patience

* Communication Skills (written & verbal)

* Computer Skills

* Customer Service

Education:

* H.S. Diploma

* Work related skills are a plus!

Requirements:

* Feel comfortable in a diverse setting

* Be 18+

* Attend one time AMCS Volunteer orientation

* Bilingual in a foreign language is a plus but is not a requirement!

Time Frame:

* 2 x a week minimum, Mon.-Fri. 9am-1pm or 1pm-4pm

Skills

  • Multi-Tasking
  • Healthcare
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2x a week Mon-Fri 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm

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