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Teach Knitting to People Living with HIV/AIDS

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ORGANIZATION: Victory Programs

  • 15 people are interested

Victory Programs’ Boston Living Center (BLC) is a nonprofit community and resource center that fosters the wellness of individuals living with chronic health conditions including and beyond HIV, people who are experiencing housing and/or food insecurity, and those who are isolated. The BLC responds to the changing needs of its community through education, treatment information, and support services.

We are looking for a great volunteer to teach knitting to our members, while still practicing social distancing in our newly cleared out art studio! These classes benefit our members by teaching them new skills, building community, and finding new hobbies. If you love knitting, you can use your skills to help your community!

The ideal time for the class would be from 1:45pm-3:00pm on weekdays. The class usually run for about an hour.

If you have any questions, please let me know!

1 Shift

  • afternoon / 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Victory Programs

Location:

965 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, US

Mission Statement

Victory Programs opens doors to recovery, hope, and community for individuals and families facing homelessness, addiction or other chronic illnesses like HIV/AIDS.

Description

Victory Programs is a Boston-based nonprofit organization dedicated to helping individuals and families who are homeless and may have substance use disorders, often accompanied by chronic health issues like HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and mental illness. Providing a welcoming environment, our compassionate and inspiring team is committed to helping our clients and members regain health and restore hope through immediate access to safe and stable housing. Victory Programs operates 19 health and housing programs in Boston, Cambridge, and Topsfield and serves more than 2,400 people every year.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Arts & Culture
Community
Advocacy & Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

29 Stanhope StreetBoston, MA 02116

(42.34848,-71.07303)
 

SKILLS

  • Visual Arts
  • Knitting
  • Teaching / Instruction

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • All volunteers must submit proof of their COVID-19 vaccination status.

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