LARS seeks a LinkedIN Guru to increase our weekly posts and ensure a stronger following. As you know, LinkedIN is focused on professional industry-specific posts and the sharing of information. In this role you would not only scan the media platform to find posts to like and follow, you would also create articles and share information on our page on behalf of LARS.
We are looking for someone passionate about homeless prevention, housing stability and helping their fellow neighbors in need.
To enable homeless and low-income people in Laurel who are in crisis to achieve stability and long-term self-sufficiency.
LARS is a non-profit serving homeless and low-income families and individuals in Laurel, MD. LARS was founded in 1987 by congregation leaders who sought a consolidated approach to responding to homelessness in Laurel. Today LARS is staffed by trained social workers and continues to receive support from its founding faith-based partners.
Emergency Services are offered including financial assistance to for housing and utilities; vouchers for eyeglasses, clothing and furniture; referrals for shelter; and a food pantry which can be utilized by clients every 30 days. LARS also helps homeless clients with obtaining ID cards and birth certificates, prescriptions, drug treatment, and mental health needs. LARS hosts a representative from the Prince George’s County DSS who assists clients with submitting applications for federal benefit programs.
Supportive Housing provides subsidized housing and long-term supportive services to 22 chronically homeless and disabled individuals and families who live in local apartments leased by LARS. Referrals for these programs come directly from Prince George's County's coordinated entry system.
Self-Sufficiency Program provides more intensive case management/mentoring to 6 stabilized and motivated households who work closely with a LARS case manager to maintain permanent housing, improve financial habits, gain employment, and remove other barriers to self-sufficiency.
Homeless & Housing
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
January 17, 2021
Must be at least 18
2 hours per week
You must have your own social media account, and be versed in LinkedIN.