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2625 Zanker RoadSan Jose, CA 95134


Position Overview:
The Resource Volunteer participates in a Poverty Simulation by staffing community offices, businesses, and school. Volunteer will be provided instructions prior to start of the simulation

The volunteer is needed for 4 hours that include; 1-hour training prior to simulation, 2 hours for the simulation exercise, 1 hour to participate in reflection and debrief.

Key Responsibilities and Skills:
Participate in 1 hour training prior to the simulation. Prepare materials for the resource table. Speak with participants and carry out assigned tasks, handle play money, write receipts and fill in record forms.
Strong interpersonal skills; able to read and write; basic knowledge of math.

Simulation Dates/Times and Location:

Wednesday, January 24 th, 2018 | 11:15 am - 2:55 pm
Notre Dame High School 596 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95112

Thursday, January 25 th, 2018 | 11:15 am - 2:55 pm
Notre Dame High School 596 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95112

Tuesday, January 30 th, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mitty High School 5000 Mitty Way, San Jose, CA 95129

Saturday, February 3 rd, 2018 | 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hope Lutheran Church 2383 Pacific Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95051

Undergo Background investigation and clearance
Maintain bi-yearly TB skin test
Minimum age - 18

For complete details contact Angela Silveira, Asilveira@stepupsv.org, 408 325 5264


  • People Skills
  • Administrative Support

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 3-4 hours each simulation.
  • Volunteer may commit to any or all Simulations.

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