Help coordinate volunteers between at the VA - Ann Arbor
The Retired & Senior Volunteer Program is seeking volunteers to support coordination of volunteers between the Red Cross and VA Health Care Facilities in the local area.
Tasks: Become trained to ensure all potential volunteers are registered with the local Red Cross unit and receive volunteer orientation. Act as liaison between a VA and the local Red Cross. Help recruit volunteers in accordance with facility needs. Attend and participate in quarterly VA meetings. Facilitate volunteer placement in coordination with the VA Program Manager.
Qualifications: Basic computer and organizational skills. Ability to communicate and work on a team. Ability to show initiative and work independently. Program management experience is a plus but not required. Must be able to pass a background check. Willingness to complete volunteer training.
Time: Complete American Red Cross and VA Orientation. Commit to one year of volunteer service in this position.
Location of work: Red Cross near the corner of Packard and Golfside and VA Hospital near the corner of Fuller Rd and Huron Parkway.
Volunteering with the Retired & Senior Volunteer program includes:
- Training from helpful staff
- Volunteering on your schedule - just give advanced notice when you will be out
- Volunteer liability insurance to supplement your own medical and auto insurance
- Invitation to volunteer recognition and education events
- Opportunities to meet like-minded people, make friends, build connections
- Feeling good knowing you are helping with critical community needs
Volunteers must be age 55 or better to apply. Provide your phone number when applying.Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 734-971-9781 ext. 364.
About RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) of Washtenaw County
4925 Packard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, US
To match older adults with meaningful volunteer opportunities in non-profit agencies in Washtenaw County.
RSVP matches individuals 55 years and better with meaningful volunteer opportunities in Washtenaw County. Serving over 50 non-profit agencies in the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area.
We'll work with your schedule.
Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MI 48104
- Program Management
- CSR / Volunteer Coordination
- Community Outreach
- Basic Computer Skills
- Verbal / Written Communication
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training