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Immigrant Resource Program - Volunteers needed!

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ORGANIZATION: Queens Community House

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 9 people are interested
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QCH is a multi-site non-profit organization serving the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs for children and youth, adults and families, and older adults. Our mission is to provide individuals and families with the tools to enrich their lives and build healthy, inclusive communities. We are a modern interpretation of the traditional settlement house, bringing to our work innovative leadership and a passion for social and economic justice. We welcome amazing individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to help change lives.

Our Housing and Family Support Program Services are looking for volunteers to:

  • Directly engage with members of the immigrant community in the service region on a regular basis, preferably in person by attending local meetings, churches, school events to share timely, relevant, and trusted information and resources.
  • Build linkages, developing networks, identifying gaps in services for immigrants in the community, particularly those who are under-served; and collecting feedback from immigrants and sharing this information with the Immigrant Resource coordinator.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Schedule is Wednesdays (times are flexible)
  • Hybrid opportunity - can work from home or in-person at QCH Forest Hills Community Center

(Skills Preferred)

  • Experience working with immigrant communities
  • Volunteer coordination or similar activities.
  • Community development and training with underserved communities
  • Fluency in a language other than English.

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About Queens Community House

Location:

108-25 62nd Drive, Forest Hills, NY 11375, US

Mission Statement

Queens Community House provides individuals and families with the tools to enrich their lives and build healthy, inclusive communities.

Description

Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house that serves the diverse neighborhoods of Queens. We serve residents of all ages, races, faiths, and ethnicities while supporting the viability of the borough as a whole.

QCH was formed in 1975 (as Forest Hills Community House) to help heal the wounds of a neighborhood conflict. Over four decades, our reach and breadth have grown; today we offer a broad network of comprehensive services at 25 program sites in 11 different neighborhoods in Queens, allowing us to impact individuals, families, and entire communities.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Crisis Support
Immigrants & Refugees
Community, Crisis Support, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Forest Hills, NY 11375

(40.72457,-73.84576)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Cross-cultural Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Wednesdays, Hybrid schedule - Biweekly Virtual meetings, and potential monthly in person meetings
  • Experience working with immigrant communities • Volunteer coordination or similar activities. • Community development and training with underserved communities; and • Fluency in a language other than English.

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