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Front office volunteers needed for children's non profit in Milford, MA

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Children Across America

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  • 38 people are interested

Children Across America, a 501c3 non profit located in Milford, MA, is in need of volunteers to staff their office during the days and evenings. We have both medical and educational programming. Duties include answering low volume phones, signing families up for Mass. Health and our educational programs, answering visitors questions and giving them the appropriate literature and data entry work for Mass. Health applications. Full training provided.

Children Across America provides free Mass. Health signups and educational programming to America's under served children. The Milford office deals with residents of Milford and the surrounding towns of Blackstone Valley. 90% of contact with clients will be phone, Face time or email. When appointments or meetings do happen social distancing, masks and disinfectant policies will be followed.

Hours are extremely flexible but must be constant. If you can work 1 or more days a week, please contact us about this volunteer opportunity. CORI check is required on all employees and volunteers in our organization. It can be very slow at times, feel free to bring a book, knitting, projects or school work with you.

Our number is 508-933-8915 or email us at info@childrenacrossamerica.org. Check out our website at www.childrenacrossamerica.org for more information.

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About Children Across America

Location:

23 Pine Street, Milford, MA 01757, US

Mission Statement

Children Across America is a 501 (c)(3) (EIN 27-0355388), humanitarian organization. Children Across America provides literacy support and preventative healthcare to underserved children in the United States. Its vision is to empower families and children in low income communities. Its unique programs are focused on improving children’s educational excellence and health. The organization partners with local libraries, school systems healthcare advocates and hospitals to ensure children get the full benefit of its programs. We provide a free alternative program to underserved families with students in grades K-5, who can't afford a private tutor, or professional tutoring services such as Kaplan or Kumon.

Description

CAA has a combination of medical and educational programming.

Our main educational program is a literacy program for all children. We also focus on children K-5 grade that come from families that English is not their first language. Our Summer Reading and Math Club (Children's Book Club) and our Saturday Reading and Math club's goal is to raise the level of literacy in America's children. Our Math Clubs are to help develop children's basic math skills. We help all children but our main focus is the underserved population of America. Our signature program is our Summer Reading and Math Club, that runs from July through August and our Saturday Reading and Math Club, that runs each Saturday.

Our main medical program and focus of our medical programming is Health Promotion in motion. This is a immunization and preventative healthcare initiative focused on making sure every child in America is immunized per CDC guidelines and has healthcare coverage. We are a vendor for the State for Mass healthcare signps.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

23 Pine StMilford, MA 01757

(42.14196,-71.52002)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Executive Admin
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Youth Services
  • Program Management

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-16 hours a week, whatever you can spare

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