Support people and families moving out of poverty
1 person is interested
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is looking for volunteers who want to provide education and peer support to neighbors who are in need. Volunteers love the meaningful relationships they build with the individuals they meet and knowing they were able to make such a positive impact in someones life by teaching them valuable life skills that they can use forever.
Location of work: Ypsilanti near the corner of Ecorse and S Harris.
Timeframe: 12 weeks. Attend a 2 hour meeting once a week in person, plus communicate with the person you are acting as an ally to one a week over phone, text, or email outside of the class.
Tasks: Help individuals with goals, budgets, conflict resolution, etc. Offer encouragement and support. Act as a sounding board and friend.
- Orientation from helpful staff
- Flexible schedule
- Volunteer liability insurance to supplement your own medical and auto insurance
- Invitation to volunteer recognition and appreciation events
- Meet like-minded people, make friends, build connections
- Feel good knowing you are doing a good deed
Volunteers must be age 55 or better to apply. Provide your phone number when applying.Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 734-712-4325.
We'll work with your schedule.
Washtenaw CountyAnn Arbor, MI 48106
- Financial Literacy
- Financial Planning
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training