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Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)/CSSNYC

Want to make a difference?

Are you a tech savvy individual who can see yourself helping others tackle computer basics? Instruction topics are likely to range from the most elemental (ie. turning machines on and off) to those of intermediate difficulty (ie. conducting online research). Accordingly, a solid grasp of typing, e-mailing, word processing, spreadsheeting, and internet browsing and their respective applications are needed along with knowledge of how to operate peripheral equipment (ie. modems, printers, and scanners). RSVP works with a handful of partners that offer these sorts of assignments, though particulars vary from organization to organization. Roles are currently available in certain parts of Manhattan as well as Downtown Brooklyn.


Guess what?! There are even more great opportunities for volunteers 55 and older in all 5 boroughs!

RSVP works with over 250 partner organizations. If this opportunity is not for you, we can help you find another that is. Inquire about our active opportunities today and/or ask to be added to our contact list for after things settle down!

**Please note: all RSVP volunteer opportunities are for individuals 55 and older; also, most assignments are with our partners located across the City**

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About Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)/CSSNYC

Location:

633 Third Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10017, US

Mission Statement

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) was started in 1966 by the Community Service Society (CSS), an over 170-year-old nonprofit agency. CSS's mission is to identify problems which create a permanent poverty class in New York City, and to advocate the systemic changes required to eliminate such problems. CSS will focus on enabling, empowering and promoting opportunities for poor families and individuals to develop their full potential, to contribute to society, and to realize social, economic and political opportunities.

Description

RSVP matches adults 55 and older with meaningful volunteer opportunities at New York City nonprofits. With more than 2,300 volunteers, RSVP in New York City is one of the largest senior volunteer programs in the nation. There are over 600 RSVPs which operate nationally and many that do so internationally. We match volunteers on the basis of interests and abilities, community needs, geographic convenience, and experience.

Computers & Technology
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations New York, NY 10017

(40.75198,-73.96978)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Problem Solving
  • Internet Research
  • Public Speaking
  • Microsoft Office Suite

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 55

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