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Bring Hope To Children With Cancer

Hopecam

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Help connect children with cancer with their friends and classmates using technology. Volunteer to set up tablet computers and more!Position: Champion of Hope, Hopecam Program VolunteerMission: Hopecam is a 501c3 charitable organization with the mission of using technology to overcome the social isolation of children in treatment for cancer. Recognizing the critical need for socialization with their friends and classmates, Hopecam seeks to bridge the lonely divide between homebound or hospitalized children and their friends at school using tablets, web cameras, and Skype.To learn more, visit www.hopecam.orgPosition Description: The Program Volunteer will provide critical support to Hopecam’s program staff with administrative aspects of the "connection process.". Some of the projects we need volunteer support with include:Calling Parents for intake and follow-upCalling schools to facilitate Skype connectionPreparing informational packets to ship to children, schools, and social workersSetting up tablets and preparing tablets and webcams to ship to children and schoolsEntering applications into our database, and more!Qualifications:Positive attitude and flexibilityBe a team player willing to "pitch in" in areas not outlined in position descriptionExcellent PC skills and well-versed in PC version of Micrsoft Word and ExcelDetail orientedSense of humorSophisticated interpersonal communication skillsExcellent organizational and documentation skillsAbility to multi-taskReliable transportation to Hopecam officeStart Date:ImmediatelyMinimum Committment: 3 months, 3-4 hours/weekWe are looking for volunteers who can commit to a regular schedule after training. A criminal background check is required prior to start.Please email sam@hopecam.org if interested.

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12100 Sunset Hills Road
Reston, Virginia 20190

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Images For Good

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images for Good is a non-profit organization that uses Photography as a tool of change! Our organization is young but quickly growing and transforming. Much of our time and energy is focused on strengthening and growing relationships with students and the community. Consequently, this leaves a minimal amount of time to focus on streamlining our message, creating clear and concise visual materials for potential donors and partners, and expanding our digital footprint. We are eager to get fresh eyes with the necessary skills onto our team in order to launch us into the next phase of our journey. Please review the contents below for more information about our work. See our program overview on Comcast News: https://comcastnewsmakers.com/Videos/2018/1/10/Images-for-GoodWe CONNECT Students with opportunities to serve, mentoring, and equipment to useCommunity elements for collective (versus individual) impactWe SERVECommunity programs and causes by helping tell their important stories in ways that better engage others to volunteer, advise, or donate to help address causes like Human Trafficking, Opportunity Inequality, Veterans Issues, Homelessness, and Food/Health InsecurityStudents as we mentor them (and they in turn mentor others) in ways that better prepare students for their futures by giving them life, job, relationship, STEAM, creativity, and photography skillsWe INSPIREStudent Artists to become Service Leaders, using the creative process to build community capability that inspires other Students to joinOther people and programs to help others with their unique gifts and talents...creating positive spirals of growth in our community

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various locations in DC, Northern VA, and MD
Vienna, Virginia 22180

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