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.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
JerseySTEM is volunteer, grassroots non-profit agency dedicated to bridging the innovative, opportunity, and gender gaps in STEM education for children in New Jersey’s underserved communities. We are dedicated to partnering with local schools and other organizations to create and enhance STEM-oriented educational opportunities for students in grades 5-8 as part of their paths towards college and career readiness. We provide free of charge after-school, project-based, and hands-on structured programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Classes include: Robotics, Coding, Engineering, Life Sciences, etc. Classes last up to 10 weeks and are predominantly taught by trained volunteer college students. Volunteers typically donate an average of 2 hours/week to the success of the program.
What’s in it for the Volunteer
Work with savvy entrepreneurs and business leaders and gain experience at a nonprofit startup
Build professional network and references. Our executive and management teams are very experienced business leaders who are committed to personal success
Essential Functions of the Volunteer Position
Responsible for aggregating photos/videos/notes from different sources and storing at a centralized place
Ensures that the photos are well organized and the folders codified as per the class codes so that it's easy for the channel partners to locate and use as appropriate.
Participate in the weekly marketing meeting and be active in our internal communication tool, Slack
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Dependency and commitment to the job
Demonstrate a passion for kids, education, and working with GSuite
Weekly Time Commitment Required
Minimum of 2-4 hours per week commitment is preferred