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Public Relations Intern/Volunteer

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Children Across America

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Are you experienced in sales, customer service, or looking to improve your communication skills while building relationships with our local community? Are you passionate about helping underprivileged children get the best education and healthcare possible? Put your skill set to work and help us give every child the tools they need to be the best they can be!

Children Across America is currently seeking reliable, and energetic volunteers to communicate with local businesses in support of our community outreach campaign. The goal is to expand our local relationships within the community. You will be working with the director of public relations/marketing to reach out to local businesses to educate them on our presence in the community, what we offer, and what our goals are. Training is available, and this role does not require management level experience or knowledge. You will not be soliciting donations or communicating with donors.

Ideal candidate comes with a passion to help children, and work with our Board of Directors to drive the growth of the organization while continuing to fulfill our mission to children's education and literacy. Preferred experience or skill in communicating with the public, sales experience is preferred, making phone calls, organizing information and follow-ups. The expected commitment to this role is 10 hours per week.

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About Children Across America

Location:

23 Pine Street, Milford, MA 01757, US

Mission Statement

Children Across America is a 501 (c)(3) (EIN 27-0355388), humanitarian organization. Children Across America provides literacy support and preventative healthcare to underserved children in the United States. Its vision is to empower families and children in low income communities. Its unique programs are focused on improving children’s educational excellence and health. The organization partners with local libraries, school systems healthcare advocates and hospitals to ensure children get the full benefit of its programs. We provide a free alternative program to underserved families with students in grades K-5, who can't afford a private tutor, or professional tutoring services such as Kaplan or Kumon.

Description

CAA has a combination of medical and educational programming.

Our main educational program is a literacy program for all children. We also focus on children K-5 grade that come from families that English is not their first language. Our Summer Reading and Math Club (Children's Book Club) and our Saturday Reading and Math club's goal is to raise the level of literacy in America's children. Our Math Clubs are to help develop children's basic math skills. We help all children but our main focus is the underserved population of America. Our signature program is our Summer Reading and Math Club, that runs from July through August and our Saturday Reading and Math Club, that runs each Saturday.

Our main medical program and focus of our medical programming is Health Promotion in motion. This is a immunization and preventative healthcare initiative focused on making sure every child in America is immunized per CDC guidelines and has healthcare coverage. We are a vendor for the State for Mass healthcare signps.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Administrative Support
  • Data Entry
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 10 hours per week
  • Must have access to internet for remote work, hours are flexible but must be within the scope of standard business hours.

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