Women and Families Ascending Association (WAFAA)
ResponsibilitiesJob description for volunteers and interns:
Assist in fundraising and event organizing
Be active in relations between volunteer's schools and the organization
Notary Public Services
Assist in counseling domestic abuse perpetrators in anger management courses
Raise awareness of the organization at your college/university by distributing brochures, flyers and notifying them of the events etc.
Attend events and meetings as per director's instruction and report the proceedings
Spread the word with friends, families and neighbors
Draft letters and memos as well as grant writing
if bilingual, help translating oral communications and documents
Help in office management and record keeping
Help children with homework
Find clients jobs
Assist in counseling individuals dealing with anger management
Educate individuals on cultural tolerance
Volunteer time at food pantries
Perform any other task assigned by the director
-Supervision of volunteers
-Reporting to courts
-College credit available
About Women and Families Ascending Association (WAFAA)
www.wafaaorganization.org, Paterson/Wayne, NJ 07503, US
Our mission is to help out the community overcome issues such as: poverty, unemployment, hunger, sexual abuse, domestic violence, and other social maladies by empowering them through various social programs. We aim to reduce isolation, build connections within & between families, and in the community.
Services We Offer
- Children’s therapy.
- Crisis intervention.
- Career development:
- how to write a resume.
- where/how to find a job.
- Court assistance.
- Cultural sensitivity training.
- Educating domestic violence victims.
- Food Pantry.
- Foster parent assistance.
- Immigration paper work.
- Social service/housing/medical insurance/food stamps.
- Translation assistance.
We are non-profit.