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The volunteer opportunities at Focus: HOPE are expanding with our intensified goal of incorporating volunteers into virtually every department. The generous support from our volunteers will help us expand our impact -- and will provide a meaningful experience for those donating their time on our behalf. Please join Focus: HOPE and truly make a difference! Below is a partial listing of opportunities that are available. If you are interested, please contact the Volunteer Department at 313.494.4270 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit VolunteerMatch for a full listing of our volunteer opportunities here
CATEE Tutor Tutors needed for the Center for Advanced Technologies Engineering Education (CATEE) students in groups (small and large) or on a one-on-one basis to help foster their understanding of the material and learning abilities. Preferred skills include: Successful completion of course that he/she will tutor, or work experience that requires him/her to utilize the knowledge area of the subject matter. The CATEE will provide all the supplies and a room required for tutoring sessions. Ongoing position; weekdays and hours are flexible
Deliver food packages to homebound seniors.Available for groups and individuals to participate. On-going position, Monday-Friday 9:00am -2:00pm; and most Saturdays, 9:00am- 12:00pm
Assist with preparing food packages: open boxes and putting food on pallets for pre-packs (boxes of food). Available for group sizes 10 or more to particpate. On-going position, Monday-Friday 9:00am -3:30pm; and select Saturdays, 9:00am-12:00pm
Safety Occupational Safety & Health Internship
General Statement of Duties:Work will involve assisting the Human Resources Division in developing, coordinating and implementing all tasks that relate to an assigned project.
Projects currently under consideration include: Restructuring Human Resources, creating a department scorecard/dashboard, the launch of Focus: HOPE’s Annual Charitable and Community-Giving Program; creation of a manager/supervisor handbook/desk resource guide, creation of the Colleague Handbook for Focus: HOPE Companies, design of a sustainable Professional Development Program, organizing an internal Human Resources Compliance Audit, revising existing departmental/campus organization charts, job descriptions, policies and/or procedures as organizational growth and restructuring require.
Major Duties and Responsibilities Meet with the Project Leader or Director to understand all vital aspects of a particular project, ensure all team members understand the scope of the project, make schedules of what needs to be completed by what date, compile and maintain interim project reports and meetings minutes. Communicate relevant information to all team members, such as changes in schedule dates, changes in the project requirements, unexpected challenges. Assist in the creation of new, or revise, existing forms, work instructions, policies and procedures Other duties as assigned.
Skills and Abilities Strong commitment to Civil and Human Rights Experienced creating and reading spreadsheets, budget documents. Skilled at multitasking Attention to detail Strong oral and written communication skills Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills Positive attitude and professional demeanor Ability to handle more than one project, simultaneously Computer literate (Highly proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint) Creative Proactive Thrives in a team environment This opportunity will assist the Community Arts Director with implementing, organizing, and executing arts and digital media programs for youth throughout metro Detroit. Skills needed: Some artistic or photographic abilities, excitement for the arts and working with youth. Microsoft Office computer skills needed. Approximately 20 hours a week desired.
Are you interested in more information about Focus: HOPE? Do you have a question about a program? Would you like to learn more about volunteer opportunities? Contact us
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