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The Genesis Society

  • 9 people are interested
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We are a 501-c nonprofit organization currently working towards helping a couple of Ugandan communities raise money for food and supplies. We need volunteers to:

  • Network with and gain support from local businesses
  • Man the desk from time to time
  • Help with event planning and management
This position requires in-person attendance and a minimum of 2 hours per volunteer. There will be a brief screening process for all volunteers, but requirements are not extensive and anyone is encouraged to apply.

Benefits:
  • Community service/volunteer hours for school or resume
  • Free yoga class for every 4 hours of volunteer work

More opportunities with The Genesis Society

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About The Genesis Society

Location:

102-06 Metropolitan Avenue, entrance on 71 Ave., lower level, Forest Hills, NY 11375, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: To enlighten the individual, society, our nation, and the world.

Description

The Arts: To provide a venue for independent artists, singer/songwriters, poets, and writers to present their works in public readings and performances. To record and videotape readings and performances in order to establish an archive of the spiritual and ethnic music of diverse cultures and peoples.

Interfaith Studies: To promote the spiritual evolution of the individual and of the human race through the exploration of religious experience, and a continual process of self-examination leading to a unity of body, mind and spirit. Our programs are both didactic and experiential with the aim of increasing personal awareness and deepening the individual experience of living life intimately.

Environmental: To educate, to advocate, and to participate in an ongoing environmental program consisting of seminars, discussion groups, special guest speakers, and outdoor reclamation projects throughout the year (e.g., reforesting our parks and neighborhoods; helping to establish neighborhood gardens; joining with national organizations in maintaining trails; protection and maintenance of local habitat).

Health & Medicine
Hunger
International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

102-06 Metropolitan Avenueentrance on 71 Ave., lower levelForest Hills, NY 11375

(40.71811,-73.84485)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Fundraising
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • A minimum of 2 hours is required from each volunteer, but hours are fairly flexible.
  • Please be prepared to handle some busywork and talk personally with local business owners.

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