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Individual Volunteering

 

YOU CAN MAKE AN IMPACT IN YOUR COMMUNITY

 

The Jackson Resource Center has a great deal of opportunities for volunteers. Volunteers can be assigned to the main office of the center as well within other partner agencies.

 

Current Volunteer Needs:

 

Office Assistant

Volunteer office assistants perform a variety of tasks including; greeting guests, opening and dating mail, typing letters and answering phones. Office assistants should be flexible enough to assist with a variety of tasks.

 

Event Committees

Event committee volunteers work to organize events that help strengthen JRC's message of ending homelessness. Event coordination may include project planning, creating check lists, acquiring resources, recruiting volunteers, scouting locations, logistics and day of event set up.

 

Website Administration

 

Marketing Specialist

 

Outreach

Volunteers are needed to assist with outreach projects like Project Homeless Connect which occurs 3-4 times a year. Volunteers may also be asked to speak at schools, churches and special events.

 

Individuals who have experienced homelessness may volunteer for the Faces of Homelessness Program to share their stories with students and community groups.

 

 

Individual Service Days

 

We have service days for individuals at The Resource Center every Saturday from 10am to 1pm.

 

Upcoming Dates:

 

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Volunteers interested in this option please email our Resource Coordinator

 

601.272.5040 to schedule a day.