STOP-IT Program - Fundraising Volunteer

DESCRIPTION

Under the supervision of the Volunteer and Program Managers, the fundraising volunteer will be responsible for organizing and hosting fundraising projects and events to support the ongoing services of the STOP-IT program. This position is ideal for an individual who has strong communication and public speaking skills and who enjoys networking.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Plan and coordinate fundraising projects in conjunction with local businesses.
  2. Solicit donations of money and in-kind goods and services for on-going needs and special projects.
  3. Plan and coordinate STOP-IT fundraising events.
  4. Manage organization of donated items.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  2. Strong networking skills.
  3. Experience in using computer programs, including Microsoft Office and Adobe.
  4. Willingness to engage in public speaking.
  5. Experience in event planning and coordination preferred.

Education: Minimum of a high school diploma or GED. 

Prior to participating in this function within the STOP-IT team, you will be required to complete the following:

  1. Volunteer application
  2. Background Check
  3. One to two 15-30 minute interviews
  4. A two day volunteer training seminar

 

If interested, please complete the volunteer application. The volunteer manager will contact applications to register for the next training upon receipt. Additional paperwork will be completed at the training.

For questions, please email STOP-IT's volunteer program at stop-it@usc.salvationarmy.org.

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 21 or older