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Volunteer Coordinator

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ALIVE Rescue

  • 14 people are interested


The Volunteer Coordinator oversees the volunteer staff. As a liaison between volunteers and ALIVE Rescue’s Board or Directors, their main responsibilities include...

  • Recruiting, managing, and providing support to volunteers.
  • Responding to volunteer emails and inquiries on a daily basis.
  • Updating VolunteerMatch.org with our volunteer needs.
  • Helping with the annual volunteer appreciation party by researching venues and organizing awards.
  • Coordinating quarterly volunteer mixers.
  • Staffing fundraising events as needed.
  • Overseeing Volgistics (our volunteer software program) and providing general support and guidance to volunteers.
  • Working with Board of Directors to nominate a Volunteer of the Month.
  • Keeping the Volunteer Newsletter Team updated on events and information.


Since the Volunteer Coordinator will serve as an ALIVE Rescue representative, we’re looking for someone who is...

  • Outgoing, professional, and has a positive attitude.
  • Is people-person that is excited about the rescue mission.
  • Has access to an email account and a Facebook Profile.
  • Knows Microsoft Excel.
  • Experienced in volunteer recruitment or management. (Preferred, but not required.)


The Volunteer Coordinator will report to ALIVE Rescue’s Board of Directors. This position will require...

  • Approximately 30-45 minutes per day.
  • Regular communication with ALIVE staff and volunteers.
  • An understanding of ALIVE Rescue’s volunteer programs and opportunities.

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About ALIVE Rescue


1214 W. Monroe, Chicago, IL 60607, US

Mission Statement

ALIVE Rescue is an animal rescue that protects the lives and the rights of animals. We believe every animal has the right to a well-balanced, socialized and fulfilled life. We take on the responsibility to save, rehabilitate and place abandoned, abused and stray animals. We provide medical, behavioral and physical support for animals despite their age, health and/or breed. ALIVE promotes sustainable living and care giving by building awareness, appreciation and respect for all animals and the environment within our communities.


ALIVE Rescue is a volunteer run organization who rescues cats and dogs who would otherwise be euthanized. ALIVE is proud to be the first green animal rescue in Chicago.



We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.


  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Program Management
  • Recruiting


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 21

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