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Chrysalis

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Chrysalis is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to find and retain employment. The men and women who turn to Chrysalis often have multiple barriers to finding employment including homelessness, limited education, criminal records and substance abuse issues. Since 1984, we have assisted over 51,000 people on the path to self-sufficiency at three centers throughout Los Angeles County where poverty and homelessness are most pervasive: downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica, and Pacoima in the San Fernando Valley.

Chrysalis volunteers play an integral role in our clients' success and provide direct services. They facilitate job readiness classes, provide computer skills training, prepare resumes and help clients practice their interview skills.

All Chrysalis volunteers will be required to attend an information session, receive training and ongoing evaluation, agree to confidentiality terms, and commit to a weekly schedule for at least 3 months.

If you are interested in volunteering please fill out the Volunteer Application From on http://www.changelives.org/volunteer

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About Chrysalis

Location:

522 S Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90404, US

Mission Statement

To create a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to prepare for, find, and retain employment.

Description

Chrysalis volunteers play an integral role in our clients' success and provide direct services. They facilitate job readiness classes, provide support for filling out online job applications, organize our resource rooms, prepare resumes and help clients practice their interview skills. For ongoing volunteer opportunities, Chrysalis volunteers will be required to submit a brief online application, attend an informational session (held monthly at each site), receive training and ongoing evaluation, agree to confidentiality terms, and commit to 2 consecutive hours on a weekly or biweekly basis. Volunteer hours are between 8am-12pm or 1pm-4pm Monday through Thursday and 8am-12pm on Fridays.

Employment
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

13545 Van Nuys Blvd.Suite 1Pacoima, CA 91331

(34.2619,-118.4285)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Spanish
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • Our opportunities can be scheduled anytime on Mondays - Fridays, 8am - 12pm & Mondays - Thursdays, 1pm - 4pm. Our minimum requirement for regular volunteers is one shift per month on a consistent basis.
  • Must be at least 18

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