Front Desk Volunteer
The Pacific Center
Pacific Center for Human Growth is a non-profit LGBTQ counseling and resource center and we’re in need of volunteers to staff our welcome desk. Your duties are simple and you'll meet the world’s best people. You will answer the phone and direct calls, welcome clients and friends, sort mail if necessary. You may take up at least one 3-hour shift per week: 10 am to 1 pm, 1 pm to 4 pm, 4 pm to 7 pm or 7 pm to 10 pm. Each shift has slightly different responsibilities, but during all shifts you will be responsible for meeting, aiding, and informing our clients and any visitors that come to us for various services, whether we offer them or can provide a referral.
If you are looking to serve hours for community service or a school program, please let us know in advance. Come visit us on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley or visit our website at pacificcenter.orgfor further information. Our volunteer application is accessible through the 'Get Involved' section of our website. Please fill this in and we can arrange a training for you that best suits your schedule.Skills and Qualities Needed:
- Basic Computer Skills (Windows, Gmail)
- Knowledge of the LGBT spectrum
About The Pacific Center
2712 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705, US
The Pacific Center works to foster and enhance the well-being and self-respect of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender person and people with related concerns in the Bay Area. It will organize and sponsor community activities and will work to increase public understanding and acceptance of our communities.
The Pacific Center is a premier community center serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning communities in the East Bay. Our services include peer support groups, individual and couples counseling, HIV/AIDS services, information and referral, youth services, educational community outreach, and an information resource center that includes a library, resource room, the most recent gay newspapers and a safe place to relax.