Spartanburg Opportunity Center

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SPARTANBURG INTERFAITH HOSPITALITY NETWORK

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The Spartanburg Opportunity Center is a homeless day center that provides the homeless and nearly homeless a variety of services to assist folks on the path to self -sufficiency. The center currently provides services such as showers, safe and secure storage, mail, computer use, case management and other services provided by community service agencies. A pilot program is taking place with the desire to go to a full time multi-service center in the Spring of 2020.

https://www.goupstate.com/news/20190501/new-day-shelter-for-spartanburgs-homeless-unveiled-at-northwest-community-center

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About SPARTANBURG INTERFAITH HOSPITALITY NETWORK

Location:

899 S PINE ST, SPARTANBURG, SC 29302, US

Mission Statement

Our mission at SPIHN is to help homeless children and their families become self-sufficient.

Description

Families are the fastest growing segment of homelessness. Families with young children now account for more than 40% of Spartanburg County's homeless. Our goals are A) to help families break the cycle of homelessness and B) to provide opportunities for volunteers to help alleviate stress caused by homelessness. Our vision is to make homelessness a temporary phase in the lives of families who are touched by this organization.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

701 Saxon AvenueSpartanburg, SC 29302

(34.9252,-81.8777)
 

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • This will be flexible depending on what area the volunteer chooses. The center will be open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 11:30 am and the other days will be utilized for outreach and development.

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