Economic Development Planner and Coordinator, unpaid
6 people are interested
Volunteer Economic Development Planner and Coordinator needed to spearhead micro-enterprise for refugees and immigrants in the fields of the arts, culinary and child care, using traditional business models and cooperative business models in conjunction with a regenerative farm model/community gardens project for immigrant elders.
25 North 14th Street, Suite 505, San Jose, CA 95112, US
A multi-cultural, service, research and training center for the promotion of resilience in refugees and immigrants
The specific purpose of this corporation is for service, research and training:
- To provide counseling, psycho- educational services and cultural awareness programs for newcomer families and their children that is respectful of ethnic values and diverse views, including State Laws pertaining to Child Protection, Domestic Violence, Educational, Immigration and other areas.
- To provide a setting for professionals who work with stressed families in newcomer and other circumstances to gain knowledge and skills to help them be effective in their work.
- To develop a knowledge base for dissemination of practices, methods and concepts for use in the broad mental health and Social Services field.
25 N 14th Street Suite 505San Jose, CA 95112
- Strategic Planning
- Business Planning
- Grant Writing / Research
- Must be at least 23
- 10 hrs a week minimum
- Knowledge of start-up business development models , familiar with community economic development for disadvantaged populations., especially related tro micro-loans. Committed to the entrepreneurial success of immigrants and refugees.