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Organization

Day Center Volunteer

Location: San Gabriel CA, 91776

Date: 2/21/2019 Spots Remaining: 20

Description

Quick Overview: 

Our mission is to help families challenged with homelessness and low income  achieve sustainable independence through a community-based approach.

Mission or Broader Program Description: Established in 2011, Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley is a nonprofit organization that impacts lives by addressing family homelessness in the local community. We collaborate with faith congregations, civic organizations, and individuals to offer homeless children and their families, temporary housing, and coordinated services via case management, enabling them to get back on their feet. Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley mission is to help homeless children by helping their families to stay intact, to regain stable housing and to return to steady work, in the warm fold of a supportive, volunteer-driven community

Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: Provide volunteer weekend coverage of the day center. Complete basic administrative tasks and other agreed upon projects.  Monitor Day Center and ensure a safe and supportive environment is maintained. Interact with children and parents. Provided activities for families as needed and able.

Requirements:

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Ability to stay calm

  • Strong interpersonal skills required

  • Committed, dedicated and respectful of all

  • Flexible

  • Driven by desire to positively influence individuals

  • Sense of confidentiality and empathy

  • Punctuality and dependability crucial

 

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
  • Issue Area(s): Hunger & Homelessness
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