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Policy Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Bridges for Women

Volunteer Posting - Policy Committee

Position Policy Volunteer

Impact Statement Our aim? To see all of the women who come to us enter the workforce as financially independent, self-sufficient members of the labour market, free from the impacts of trauma and abuse that previously held them back.

Description Seeking a volunteer to join our dynamic Policy & Procedure Committee. This is a great opportunity to work with members of our board and senior leadership to research, evaluate and develop policy for a progressive and innovative social service organization. Volunteers should have knowledge of or willingness to learn research, writing, and policy creation skills.

Training Details We will provide any necessary background on our mission and programs, as well as Committee terms of reference.

Working Conditions Occasional meetings (at our office or another convenient location) and then wherever is convenient for the volunteer. If the volunteer would prefer to work out of our office and/or use one of our computers, that can be arranged.

Minimum Duration 6 months, ideally ongoing

Timing Anytime

Time Detail Evening Committee meetings every two months, plus additional meetings for project teams. Outside that, 4-8 hours per month according to your own schedule for research and writing tasks.

Ideal for An Individual

Transportation On a bus route, Fully remote possible

Accessibility Wheelchair accessible, Fully remote possible

Area(s) of Interest Women

Skill(s) Policy, Research, Writing, Organizational Development, Governance

Send inquiries to volunteer@bridgesforwomen.ca

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair Accessible

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Education & Literacy
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Victoria, BC V8W 1Z9Canada

(48.42448,-123.36683)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FEW_HOURS_MONTH

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