Volunteer

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We Need You

“Our lives need to be about doing good for the community rather than taking away from the community.”

Deandre Jones, 2018 JobStart participant and co-presenter/recipient of $10,000 at the 2018 SAFE Coalition Pitch Night

DOES HELPING YOUR NEIGHBOR INTEREST YOU?

Below are a list of areas where Steepletown needs volunteers.  If any of these interest you, please fill out the Volunteer Interest form.   If you have additional ideas or questions about volunteering at Steepletown, please send them to volunteer@steepletown.org.

BOARD COMMITTEES

Program Committee:   

The duties of the Program Committee shall be to review and advise on the direction and implementation of programs at Steepletown. This committee meets 6 times a year or as needed.

Finance Committee:   

The duties of the Finance Committee shall be to:

  • Oversee and advise on the financial condition of Steepletown
  • Insure the annual audit
  • Review and update the annual fund raising program

Adhoc Fundraising Committee:

Steepletown hosts two major fundraisers a year for which volunteers are needs to serve on a working committee:  Taste the West Side takes place in March and Golfing for Grads takes place in September. These committees convene for six months prior to the event.

Qualifications

  • There are no required qualifications for any board committee positions

GED TUTORS

The HOY Program is in need of volunteers to tutor GED preparation students, age 18 – 24, at the Steepletown Center. The primary emphasis is on reading and writing. In addition, GED tutors often assist these youth with online job search and development of professional resumes and cover letters. Each tutor is requested to tutor at least one day per week for at least 3 months to build trust and rapport with their student.

Qualifications

  • Completes a one hour orientation with the Volunteer Coordinator or Steepletown Program Director, which includes a criminal background and reference check.
  • Willing to make at least a three month commitment.
  • Maintain outstanding attendance and punctuality.

STEEPLETOWN PRESCHOOL

Volunteers are needed primarily in the morning hours to assist children during free-play activities, snack, reading, etc.

Qualifications

  • Complete a one hour orientation with the Volunteer Coordinator or Steepletown Program Director, which includes a criminal background and reference check.

PRESCHOOL MEAL DELIVERY

Steepletown’s Kitchen Sage training provides meals to six different preschool sites which serves over 350 children daily, Monday-Thursday, throughout the school year and to three different sites during the summer months. Volunteers are needed to drive one of the transit delivery vans. Each route takes less than an hour. Delivery times are at 7:00a.m. and at 10:15a.m. Volunteer for one or more shifts as your schedule will allow.

Qualifications

  • Complete a one hour orientation with the Volunteer Coordinator or Steepletown Program Director, which includes a criminal background and reference check.

FRONT OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANCE

There are several daily tasks that an extra set of hands can help with.  This includes answering phones, sending out mailings, scheduling appointments, greeting visitors as they come into the building, etc.

Qualifications

  • Complete a one hour orientation with the Volunteer Coordinator or Steepletown Program Director, which includes a criminal background and reference check.

Apply below and we will contact you.