Office Support Volunteer Needed: Support is needed at Compeer Rochester, a non-profit mentoring organization, to help with mailings and light filing / organizing. This volunteer position is a flexible opportunity with a time commitment of roughly five hours per month depending on special projects. Please email Andrea at firstname.lastname@example.org or Renee at email@example.com if interested or for additional information.
Volunteer Assistant / Intern for Adult Program
Compeer Rochester, Inc. is seeking a Program Intern for CompeerCORPS. CompeerCORPS provides volunteer veteran mentors to veterans in the community who could benefit from a supportive peer relationship. The Program Intern would gain experience working with local veterans while collaborating with the Veterans Outreach Center, the oldest non-profit for veterans in America.
Duties of the Program Intern would involve building rapport, maintaining weekly contact with, and supporting veterans who are waiting for a volunteer, and keeping written logs of conversations. Other tasks would include planning outings or small events for these individuals in order to engage them and get to know them better. The Program Intern must be able to positively connect with veterans over the phone, and in person if necessary.
This is an unpaid position. Applicant must have prior experience with or exposure to mental health issues in an educational, professional, and/or personal setting, and a willingness to obtain additional knowledge of the population. Military or military family experience is helpful. Applicant should also possess leadership skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, and be a self-starter.
Please contact Stacy Fogarty at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Compeer Rochester, Inc is seeking a Sports Mentoring Development Intern for an unpaid position. The Compeer Rochester program provides volunteer mentors to veterans, youth and adults in the community who could benefit from spending four hours a month with a community volunteer. The intern would gain experience at Compeer working with local sports teams and organizations to increase the male volunteer base and promote physical fitness. Duties would involve maintaining contact and support with participating organizations including the Rochester Rhinos, Rochester Red Wings and the Amerks. Key responsibilities will entail the organization of sports initiatives throughout the Rochester community. Intern is recommended to have a sports management, health science, sports studies (or related field) background. He/she must also be an active participant and facilitator of all sports initiatives. Please contact email@example.com if interested.
Compeer Rochester, Inc. is seeking a Marketing and Outreach Intern. Our programs provide volunteer mentors to veterans, youth and adults in the community who could benefit from spending four hours a month with a community volunteer. The Marketing and Outreach Specialist would be responsible for developing and managing outreach events, materials and marketing. Duties would also involve the development of a public relations strategy and strengthening partnerships with community stakeholders. Applicant must have a communications, public relations or marketing background and a desire to utilize interpersonal skills. This is an unpaid, six-month or longer position. Please contact Katie Kreutter at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.