Resources Connection Volunteer

Status: 
Accepting Applications
Schedule: 
As available, at a COTN office or off-site
Type: 
Volunteer
Compensation: 
Volunteer
Department: 
Resources
Location: 
Washington
Contact Name: 
David Schertzer
Contact Name: 
Lori Luper
Summary: 
The COTN Resource Development department is seeking volunteers to contact and secure US businesses that will provide supplies and donate resources for COTN Children's Homes, schools, and community outreach programs. Training and assistance will be provided, as well as editorial resources and materials to be used for applying for donations or partnerships. NOTE: This position is flexible in regards to whether a person serves on-site at the nearest COTN office or off-site.
Responsibilities: 
  • Online sourcing for needs on the COTN overall needs list
  • Search for opportunities to contact businesses online and in-person to donate strategic resource supply needs
  • Follow-up on leads given to COTN Resource Development through emails and phone calls
Skills and Qualifications: 
  • Basic computer skills
  • Web-search capabilities
  • Passion for equipping children with needed supplies
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to work individually and in a team
  • Self-motivated
  • Professional
  • Reliable
  • Organized