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Poz Café Volunteer - Lifting and Moving Items

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ORGANIZATION: TIHAN (Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network)

Overview of Position: Help carry out the monthly Poz Café luncheon by taking on specific duties including moving heavy items including boxes of supplies and ice chests.

Benefits to the Volunteer: The opportunity to work directly with CarePartners and members of various groups and faith communities in a warm, caring, and accepting atmosphere.

Specific Tasks:

  1. Assisting with picking up, moving, setting up, and taking down supplies for CarePackages as well as ice chests used for storing take-home meals.
  2. This task requires the volunteer to be in good physical condition, the stamina to stand and work for up to five hours outdoors during the day (including during the summer).

Qualifications/Experience:

Required: Must be 18 years or older. Good people/communication skills. Comfortable interacting with people from diverse backgrounds. Ability to consistently follow instructions in a fast-paced environment. Abillity to lift up to 50 lbs and stamina to work outdoors for extended periods of time.

Preferred: Experience in the dining and/or catering industry. Ability to lead a small group of volunteers from diverse backgrounds with a friendly and patient disposition. Experience working with people living with HIV/AIDS.

1 Shift

  • 09:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About TIHAN (Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network)

Location:

2660 N 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719, US

Mission Statement

Mission: TIHAN provides community resources and caring support so that people with HIV can live well. Through education, we work to encourage everyone to get tested, get involved, and reduce the stigma of HIV. Vision: Creating a community where everyone knows their HIV status, and where every person - regardless of status - is supported and affirmed to live as well as possible and stay healthy and engaged in the community.

Description

TIHAN is a non-profit located in Tucson, Arizona that provides services to people living with HIV/AIDS to empower them to live well. Our mission is to use education and support to reduce stigma and sustain hope for people living with HIV. Our main values are education, service, and advocacy.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Hunger
LGBTQ+
Health & Medicine, Hunger, LGBTQ+

WHEN

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

WHERE

Multiple locations Tucson, AZ 85719

(32.24382,-110.9447)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time Required:  The third Thursday of every month, from 9:00am to 2:00pm Note – The December Poz Café is an evening dinner and dance party, and is not always on the third Thursday of December. Volunteers are asked to commit to attending approximately
  • See above.

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