The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Opera Company in the Chain Bridge area of North Arlington needs Volunteer Fundraisers to raise funds from local businesses. We are looking for self-starting individuals including, but not necessarily restricted to: college or graduate students, stay-at-home mothers, retired teachers and musicians. researching local business in Northern Virginia and the DC Area, contacting these businesses, maintaining a database of these businesses, and offering ads in our programs as part of the package. You will learn from seasoned volunteers at Opera NOVA about how to raise such funds.
The following skills are helpful: reasoning ability, ability to communicate well in writing and in person, ability to meet deadlines, and proficiency in MS Excel and Word. A commitment of 2+ hours per week is desired.
If you are interested in this position, please contact Opera NOVA at (703) 536-7557 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Opera NOVA is a non-profit company whose contributions are tax-deductible under section 501 (c) (3) of the IRS Code and is incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia.