Basket of Blessings Assistant

Christina Immigrant & Refugee Services

Description: Volunteer will be asked to assist Development Department in organizing and creating the decorations needed for a Basket of Blessings order. Volunteer might be asked to deliver /return the order at a site such as a local synagogue Requirements: Volunteer will have an understanding of basic decorating, bow making and color and design. Training Requirements: Volunteer will be expected …

Microenterprise Mentor/Coach

Christina Immigrant & Refugee Services

Description: Volunteer mentors work with an individual client during the business planning process. While the participant attends the 6-8 week business planning classes, the volunteer mentor is asked to meet with that client to help him/her utilize what he/she has learned in class and transform those concepts into a readable and viable written business plan. Requirements: Volunteer must have a …

Microenterprise Consultant

Christina Immigrant & Refugee Services

Description: A volunteer consultant will be asked to spend 1-2 hours counseling or advising clients in the Microenterprise class process in the areas of law, accounting, record keeping, marketing, insurance, real estate, computers, etc. as it applies to the opening of a new business (or the expansion of an existing one). Requirements: Volunteer must have a clean criminal record. Sensitivity …

Class Assistant

Christina Immigrant & Refugee Services

Description: Volunteer will attend the Business Planning Classes with a JFCS Microenterprise Staff member and act as an assistant in this setting. Examples: Volunteer might be asked to staff the front door and allow late-comers into the building or he/she might be asked to make copies as needed, etc. Requirements: Volunteer will have an understanding of basic classroom management. Volunteer …