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Program Manager - Americorps Member

Passion Impact, Inc.

Aug. 20, 2018, 3 a.m. - June 20, 2019, 3 a.m.

AmeriCorps C2C Position Description 2018-19SEE ALL INFORMATION HERE: https://www.passionimpact.org/americorpsc2capp/TITLE : Program CoordinatorHOURS OF SERVICE: Full-TimeDURATION: August 2018 - June 2019LOCATION: Franklin High School and Passion Impact OfficePOSITION DESCRIPTION: The primary function of the Program Coordinator will be to run programs with Franklin High School students through partnership with SUN community school as well as facilitate Volunteer Events and Monthly Reflections that focus on empowering students to chase their passions through community service.MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND RELATED TASKS: Create content to run programs Recruit, train, and empower students to become independent volunteers by leading after school programs Collaborate with teachers, nonprofits, partners, parents, volunteers, and the PI VISTA member to increase service learning opportunities Organize and run Volunteers Events and Monthly Reflections Build better relationships between schools and families Communicate with the administration to identify students for recruitment to programs Track attendance, GPA, and community engagement of students in programs Track volunteer recruited and trained who assist in programming Manage a volunteer incentive system Promote program impacts to internal and external stakeholders Participate in Campus Compact Connect2Complete trainings, including orientation, monthly webinars, in-service trainings, graduation, regional cohort meetings and others as available Engage in personal reflection and self-careREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: AA or BA/BS degree preferred Ability to partner well with people of diverse backgrounds Strong organization, problem-solving, and written and oral communication skills Basic office computer skills, including word processing and spreadsheet management Program management (marketing, event planning, training, volunteer management) experience. Strong initiative; self-starter; strong entrepreneurial spirit; and resourceful Ability to identify, evaluate, and implement creative solutions to problems Enthusiasm for helping others succeed Willingness and openness to engage in conversations about racial justice, equity, and racismPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Academic knowledge of critical theory and race relations in the United States Experience applying an equity lens Service or work with high school students Volunteer experience with an array of nonprofits focused of varied issue areasAMERICORPS C2C BENEFITS: Living stipend of $12,630 (distributed over 10.5 months) Education Award of $5,815.00 upon successful completion of service Loan forbearance or interest accrual on qualified student loans Basic health care plan (if not eligible for OHP or alternate insurance)SITE SPECIFIC BENEFITS: $30 subsidy toward monthly rent paid directly to landlord $20 subsidy toward a monthly workout program Public Transit Monthly Passes for the entirety of the service ($1000 value) Assistance to find housing Enrollment for one PCC Class of your choice during the Winter, Spring, or Summer terms ($270 value) $150 toward professional development training Imperfect Produce subscription for twice monthly boxed fruit and veggies delivered to your door ($250 value) Possible bike INCLUSION POLICY: PI is committed to maintaining a positive and professional environment that is free from any and all harassment and discrimination. Anyone working with, volunteering for, or representing PI in any capacity should feel safe and comfortable at PI. It is unlawful, and a violation of PI’s policy to discriminate or harass an individual based partly or wholly on the person’s race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or marital status. Any and all harassment will result in either discipline, suspension, or termination of volunteer, intern or employment at PI.IN PARTNERSHIP WITH: www.oregoncampuscompact.org

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5311 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206

Omsi After Dark Education Volunteer

Oregon Museum Of Science And Industry (Omsi)

Dec. 28, 2018, 8:30 p.m. - Dec. 29, 2019, 1 a.m.

POSITION SUMMARY: OMSI After Dark Education Volunteers perform educational demonstrations and provide customer service at OMSI After Dark, a monthly evening event for adults ages 21 and up. Because these events have a variety of themes, duties may vary considerably. Flexibility and enthusiasm are a must! Volunteers will be able to enjoy OMSI After Dark from an insider's perspective! ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Facilitate new activities and demonstrations, ranging from arts and crafts to physics and engineering, depending on the needs of the event.  Assist with set-up and clean-up procedures for activities and demonstrations.  Interact with visitors to help them explore and learn from OMSI demonstrations, exhibits and lab activities.Give clear directions and provide information about activities happening throughout the museum.  Assist Events Educator with research and development of educational demonstrations as needed. QUALIFICATIONS:  Volunteers must be available on the last Wednesday evening of every month from approximately 5:30- 10:00 p.m. for OMSI After Dark for a minimum commitment of nine months.  Strong communication and customer service skills.  Skillful in facilitating hands-on interactions and translating scientific information accurately and age-appropriately.  Able to maintain a calm, pleasant, and cheerful demeanor in a noisy and crowded environment.  Able to listen and communicate effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and ages.  Dependable and punctual.  Self-directed and willing to take initiative.  Willing to follow OMSI rules and procedures.  At least 21 years of age. VOLUNTEER BENEFITS:  Training and a lifelong learning experience.  Admission for the volunteer to the museum, theater and planetarium shows, and submarine tours.  An OMSI Family Membership upon completion of 50 hours of volunteer service.  Discounts in the OMSI Science Store and on-site restaurants.  The opportunity to meet many new people and learn more about OMSI.

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1945 SE Water Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97214

Volunteers Needed To Lift Morale Of Veterans At The Portland Va

Soldiers' Angels - Vancouver

April 30, 2019, 3 a.m. - Aug. 31, 2019, 3 a.m.

Have you always wondered what you can do to show your appreciation and give your support to our Veterans? To let them know they are not forgotten?..... Soldiers' Angels in the Pacific Northwest hosts monthly meal box distribution as a way to show our appreciation. Soldiers’ Angels is looking for event volunteers who will become part of this important team & mission of gratitude! We are honored to serve and welcome your participation to make these events successful for the Veterans.Meal box distributions are typically held on the third Thursday of the month and we need volunteers to set up, serve Veterans, clean up, distribute donated items and show your support of Veterans at the dinner. The estimated time commitment is approximately 3 hours a month. The following is an experience shared from a volunteer at a past gathering supported by Soldiers’ Angels. "He shook my hand and said thank you as he came into the auditorium. He was one I hadn’t seen before and I shook his hand and said - No. Thank you! We had our lunch and as he was leaving - he came up and shook my hand again and gave me a huge bear hug just after telling me how much this meant to him. He told me, 'You see just two and a half weeks ago I was homeless only with the clothes on my back. So for you guys to come and do this for us - means more than I can say.’ I saw that his eyes were tearing up and that it meant the world to him to know that he has not been forgotten."

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308 SW 1st Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204