Data Managment Volunteer
Quick Overview: St. Francis Center is seeking a passionate and enthusiastic volunteer that is ready to learn and willing to dedicate 2-3 hours a week to help support the Development Team with general admin duties.
This position is only offered in person.
Mission: St Francis Center is a non-profit organization that provides relief and support to homeless and extremely low-income individuals and families in Los Angeles. Much more than a soup kitchen or a food pantry, we offer a unique range of services to sustain and empower those in need and engaging volunteer opportunities in Los Angeles. Welcoming all with joy, dignity, and compassion, we dedicate ourselves every day to Serving Hope in our community!
Impact: Last year the need for SFC's services increased sharply due to the pandemic and economic hardship on our community. We experienced a staggering 70% increase in the number of visits to our pantry program, accommodating 39,583 visits from families, individuals, students, seniors, and veterans. To meet this dramatic increase in need, we ramped up food rescue operations and expanded to new partnerships to rescue a record 1.9 million pounds of food. We also partnered with local organizations to provide food to 48 pop-up, drive-through pantry programs aimed at combatting food insecurity in food desert communities located around the city of Los Angeles. Our new partnership with Helping Hands delivers our pantry program boxes to our most vulnerable guests, including those who are immunocompromised, elderly, disabled, or diagnosed with COVID-19, in order to help them avoid being exposed to the outside world.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Correspond via email/phone with donors
Ensure accurate maintenance of records and donor information
Create & mail thank you letters
Inputting donations into our donor tracking system.
Organizing and storing general SFC data.
Track and store volunteer hours.
We are flexible with the scheduling, we only ask that our volunteer meets the minimum of 2 hours per week.
Ability to handle sensitive information with discretion
Effective communication skills
Ability to interact professionally with donors and team members
INTERESTED? Click Express Interest below. Our Development and Volunteer Associate, Alexandria Marrow, will follow up with you for more details. Please be prepared to send the desired start date and number of hours you can dedicate to work on projects per week
QUESTIONS? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
*Volunteer time shifts are broken down into the following time frames:
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About St. Francis Center
1835 S. Hope St, LOS ANGELES, CA 90015, US
Since 1972, St. Francis Center has provided relief and support to homeless and extremely low-income individuals and families in Los Angeles. Much more than a soup kitchen or a food pantry, we offer a unique range of services to sustain and empower those in need. Welcoming all with joy, dignity and compassion, we dedicate ourselves every day to Serving Hope in our community.
In response to recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19, also referred to as coronavirus, St. Francis Center is modifying program operations effective immediately.
We are still accepting volunteers andstill remain committed to serving our guests in need and to continue to be a center of support and hope. Our priority is to take proactive steps to protect the health and safety of our guests, volunteers, staff, and supporters. You can read more about our modified programs here (https://www.stfranciscenterla.org/detailed-information-on-program-modifications/).
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Danielle at email@example.com
Los Angeles, CA 90015
September 8, 2021