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Operation Xcel

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Fundraising Volunteer/Intern

We are looking for energetic and fun-loving individuals to fill in internship/volunteer and part-time requirements for Operation Xcel.

Job Duties and Tasks May Consist of the Following

  1. Develop Organizations fundraising programs
  2. Monitor progress of fundraising drives
  3. Complete or develop material to submit to granting or the funding organizations
  4. Develop and maintain media contact lists
  5. Develop strategies to encourage new or increased contributions
  6. recruit sponsors, participants, or volunteers for fundraising events
  7. Secure commitments of participation or donation from individuals or corporate donors
  8. Prepare material for charitable events, such as fundraising envelopes, bid sheets, or gift bags
  9. Create or update donor database
  10. Establish fundraising goals or participation goals for special events or specified time period
  11. Identify or build relationships with potential donors
  12. Design or produce materials such as posters, Web sites, or newsletters to promote, market, or advertise fundraising events
  13. Solicit cash or in-kind donations or sponsorship's from individual, business, or government donors.
  14. Write and send letters of thanks to donors.
  15. Write reports or prepare presentations to communicate fundraising program data.

Requirements:

  1. Proven experience in fundraising preferred
  2. Outstanding customer service ethic and high quality expectations
  3. Advanced communication skills, including writing, proof reading and speaking
  4. Ability to manage multiple projects independently
  5. Strong problem solving, organizational, project management and planning skills
  6. Experience with social media communications, publishing and usability a plus
  7. Advanced MS Office skills; Outlook, Word and Excel
  8. Some college required

Time Commitment:

Operation Xcel Board of Directors meets once a month on the third Tuesday of the month.

Responsibilities require 1-4 hours of work per week. Board Members are also expected to regularly attend Operation Xcel events. Board members are required to take a Child Protection Training which is conducted online and submit to a national background check.


Position Benefits:

In addition to gaining experience utilizing marketing and communications skills, implementing a marketing plan, and following a brand guide, general board members benefit from

  • Gaining exposure to nonprofit governance procedures
  • Developing and enhancing leadership skills
  • Meeting awesome people who also want to enhance the nonprofit sector
  • Learning about other young professional membership and nonprofit organizations
Board members currently meet via zoom due to COVID restrictions. Operation Xcel has 6 locations. All are located in Guilford County: High Point, Greensboro, Gibsonville, and Stokesdale.

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About Operation Xcel

Location:

PO Box 412, STOKESDALE, NC 27357, US

Mission Statement

Operation Xcel works to increase academic, social, and career skills for students in our community and to provide parenting, advocacy, and technological literacy workshops for adults. We are committed to honesty and integrity. We are guided by a strong work ethic, and by compassion and commitment to those who serve with us and to those whom we serve. Through our academic and enrichment programs, we are committed to providing equal access to quality educational resources, to supporting diversity of thought, and to creating a strong foundation for the development of long-term career goals and civic participation.

Description

Operation Homework: "Equipping Socially, Emotionally and Academically"

Operation Homework seeks to transform the lives of area students by providing them with the support needed to develop strong academic and social skills. We work to empower students to become responsible citizens prepared to succeed in higher education, careers, and in service to the community.

Operation Saturday Academy: "REAL, RELEVANT, ENGAGING"

Operation Saturday Academy offers enriching experiences, which connect real world activities to the subject matter that students are learning in school. Our goal is to compliment academic work and to foster a 'love for learning,’ providing youth with the skills and confidence needed to become productive, forward-thinking creators of their own destiny. We envision these youth maturing to become contributors to the social and economic vitality of their communities.

Operation 3 Steps Ahead Summer Learning: "MAXIMIZING EXCELLENCE"

Our purpose is to engage students in enrichment activities that advance their skills and understanding in the areas of reading and writing, math and science. We also strive to provide students with opportunities to develop character, learn valuable life skills, make new friends, and discover new interests.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

9070 Highway 158 WestStokesdale, NC 27357

(36.23933,-80.00356)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Advertising
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • It can be any where from 1 to 4 hours per week if available.
  • Board members need to take a Child Protection training and receive a certificate of completion

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