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Volunteer Department Assistant - Hospitality House

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Hospitality House

The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless people in Nevada County into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing. Our Volunteer Department Assistants work at the epicenter of our agency helping to recruit, train, and onboard our growing volunteer base. They devote their service time to supporting the volunteer department. Volunteer Department Assistants perform administrative functions including but not limited to: Calling/emailing current and potential volunteers Answering Phones Data entry Document review Assisting with Onboarding and Training Volunteers Program Orientation and Training: Volunteer Department volunteers will receive on-the-job training on their first day and throughout their service term. They report to the Volunteer Manager. Location: 466 Brunswick Road, Grass Valley, CA 95945 Days/Hours: 1-2 days per week. 3-4 hours per day. Experience: No previous experience necessary although the ability to work in a professional office environment is required. Special Requirements: Basic computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel, email, and data entry are required. We ask that our volunteer department assistants work cooperatively with other volunteers, members of the homeless community, agency staff, and other community members. EXPRESS INTEREST and we'll get in touch!

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About Hospitality House

Location:

1262 Sutton Way, GRASS VALLEY, CA 95945, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless people in Nevada County into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing. Our Vision To empower homeless people with the tools to overcome the barriers that prevent them from securing homes. We advocate for greater community support and optimize resources dedicated to the homeless. We respect diversity and serve all individuals by providing physical, emotional and spiritual support. Our Core Organizational Values Home is where the hearts is. Because we all long for warmth, comfort, and safety, few losses strike more deeply into our lives than the loss of home. At Hospitality House, our hearts are with the homeless. We show compassionate behavior toward all people at all times. We work supportively with one another in a spirit of mutual appreciation for talents and abilities. We dedicate ourselves to the mission of the organization, manifesting in practical actions that turn short-and long-term goals into realities. We practice careful, sincere, and respectful listening that leads to mutual understanding, consensus building, and organizational stability. We strive for the courage and integrity to uphold the civil rights of all, even when doing so may offend those who are opposed to upholding such rights. We practice competent decision making in all areas that sustain the organization over time. We participate in extensive community involvement in a spirit of radical inclusiveness.

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Our Mission The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless people in Nevada County into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing. Our Vision To empower homeless people with the tools to overcome the barriers that prevent them from securing homes. We advocate for greater community support and optimize resources dedicated to the homeless. We respect diversity and serve all individuals by providing physical, emotional and spiritual support. Our Core Organizational Values Home is where the hearts is. Because we all long for warmth, comfort, and safety, few losses strike more deeply into our lives than the loss of home. At Hospitality House, our hearts are with the homeless. We show compassionate behavior toward all people at all times. We work supportively with one another in a spirit of mutual appreciation for talents and abilities. We dedicate ourselves to the mission of the organization, manifesting in practical actions that turn short-and long-term goals into realities. We practice careful, sincere, and respectful listening that leads to mutual understanding, consensus building, and organizational stability. We strive for the courage and integrity to uphold the civil rights of all, even when doing so may offend those who are opposed to upholding such rights. We practice competent decision making in all areas that sustain the organization over time. We participate in extensive community involvement in a spirit of radical inclusiveness.

Homeless & Housing
Hunger

WHEN

Tue Feb 25, 2020 - Tue Jun 29, 2021
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM  

WHERE

Grass Valley, CA 95945

(39.2099,-121.037)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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