Agency Outreach Volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Almost Home3200 St. Vincent AvenueSt. LouisSaint Louis, MO 63104

About

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity that allows you to set your own schedule? Are you a student or professional looking for agency outreach and public speaking experience? If you are, the Agency Outreach Volunteer may be a good for you!

Almost Home Agency Outreach Volunteers (AOV) are skilled volunteers trained to speak with local agencies, professionals, schools, and individuals about Almost Home’s mission and vision. AOVs will work closely with the Volunteer Coordinator, Director of Programs, and Programming Department to expand the agency’s outreach goals by following a coordinated outreach procedure designed to reach potential clients, volunteers, and donors. The outreach procedure will include tasks such as helping with collateral drop-offs and briefly speaking to local agencies about our agency during drop-off visits. AOVs must be enthusiastic about Almost Home’s mission to empower young mothers to become self-sufficient, comfortable speaking to drop-off sites about general agency facts, and interested in creative problem-solving.

Hours and Times: Monday-Friday, varying times; Weekends optional; flexible to personal schedule

Requirements:

  • Interview
  • Orientation
  • FCSR background check
  • Confidentiality agreement
  • Almost Home Public Speaking Training

Qualifications:

Must be/have

  • 18 years of age or older
  • A Confident public speaker
  • Passionate about the agency’s mission, vision, and goals
  • Familiar with Almost Home’s programming requirements and confidentiality policies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A Reliable form of transportation

Tasks:

  • Meet with local agencies and schools to speak briefly about the agency
  • Drop off flyers and invitations for agency events, programs, and classes
  • Refer inquiries to the appropriate staff member
  • Support the agency’s overall mission and branding by being well-informed and prepared

Benefits:

  • Support an agency dedicated to ending the cycle of poverty by helping young mothers to become self-sufficient
  • Build your resume with hands-on experience providing outreach and basic programming support for our agency
  • Work with a diverse and passionate staff
  • Undergo free initial and on-going training
  • Receive agency updates and newsletters

Skills

  • Child Welfare
  • Networking
  • Problem Solving
  • Public Speaking
  • Public Relations
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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