World Orphans Event Volunteer

Description Type: Volunteer
Classification: Part-Time
Reports to: Becky Hoffman, Local Mobilization Director
Department: Mobilization
Location: New Jersey/New York Metro Area*
Salary/Benefits: Unpaid

Summary: World Orphans is looking for confident, articulate, and well-organized individuals to assist at various events, including (but not limited to) conferences, college fairs, camps, and fundraisers. Opportunities will be provided as events are scheduled. Depending on the event, volunteers will have the option to assist for a specific number of hours or for the entirety of the event. Reliable transportation is required to ensure punctuality. Training will be provided for those unfamiliar with World Orphans.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Set up and tear down display
• Distribute materials
• Converse with event attendees
• Collect contact information
• Sell merchandise
• Support World Orphans staff representative

• Excellent communication skills, including the ability to engage listeners, articulate key information about World Orphans, and communicate respectfully with event staff
• Strong sense of punctuality and reliable transportation
• Ability to maintain energy and carry a positive attitude throughout all event activities
• Ability to report to and take directions from a World Orphans staff member



*Those who live elsewhere and are interested in volunteering, are encouraged to apply. Additional opportunities in other areas may become available.