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.
Do you want to gain sales and marketing experience while making a life-saving impact for the community? Then join OBI’s volunteer program as an In-Center Blood Program Advocate!
Responsibilities: 1. Target small businesses close to blood donation centers that are willing to host in-center drives. 2. Become point-of-contact for small businesses for future in-center blood drives. 3. Participate in a range of public relations, marketing, and community relations tasks including social media. 4. Coordinate in-center blood drives with dates and appointment with donor staff and contact center.
Time Commitment: 1. 10-20 hours per week
Qualifications: 1. Community Involvement 2. Sales/Marketing experience or degree 3. Skilled in Microsoft Office 4. Understand and use social media with ease
Benefits: 1. Flexible volunteer hours 2. Gain experience/skills for future career opportunities 3. Satisfaction in providing a needed service for OBI’s life-saving mission