Local Volunteers are individuals who live near Charlotte, NC and are willing to commit a minimum of 15 hours per week on an ongoing basis.
OPERATIONAL VOLUNTEERS are individuals coming from out of the area/state and serve a short-term period for 3-6 months, with a minimum of 30 hours per week.
Operational and local volunteers will both experience and take part in a broad range of volunteer activities:
A21 volunteers work alongside the a21 team, building the us aftercare program! Volunteer tasks consist of administration work and assisting staff with survivor care. The administration work consists of multiple different projects throughout the year that will progress A21’s aftercare model, including, but not limited to, putting guides and care packages together for survivors, running errands, setting up survivor events, researching resources, preparing the office for guests. Survivor care can include: assisting staff with survivor appointments, celebratory events with survivors and staff, and running errands with staff.
THE REQUIREMENTS FOR BEING ACCEPTED FOR AN OPERATIONAL OR LOCAL VOLUNTEER POSITION ARE:
• Applicants must be 18+ years of age
• Applicant must be able to dedicate a minimum of 15 hours per week in office (if applying for local), and a minimum of 30 hours per week in office (if applying for operational) between the hours of 9am-5pm Monday through Friday.
• Applicant must be able to commit to the full term as posted below.
• Applicant must be able to speak and read English.
DEADLINES AND IMPORTANT DATES:
NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for our 2019 intakes
SPRING 2020 (January 6th, 2020 - may 22nd, 2020)
April 1, 2019: online applications for spring 2020 open July 1, 2019: online applications for spring 2020 close August 26, 2019: round 1 online interviews begin September 9, 2019: round 2 online interviews begin September 27, 2019: final decisions sent out
Summer 2020 (may 18th, 2020 - august 14th, 2020)
September 1, 2019: online applications for summer 2020 open December 1, 2019: online applications for summer 2020 close January 27, 2020: round 1 online interviews begin February 10, 2020: round 2 online interviews begin February 28, 2020: final decisions sent out
fall 2020 (august 10th, 2020 - december 18th, 2020)
November 1, 2019: online applications for fall 2020 open February 1, 2020: online applications for fall 2020 close March 23, 2020: round 1 online interviews begin April 6, 2020: round 2 online interviews begin April 24, 2020: final decisions sent out
Please note: any applications submitted before or after the open and close dates may not be considered for the desired applied term.
UPON SUBMISSION OF THE ONLINE APPLICATION, APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE A PACKET OF INFORMATION REGARDING THE VOLUNTEERSHIP AND NEXT STEPS (REMEMBER TO CHECK SPAM AND TRASH INBOXES).
The A21 Campaign, Inc. of 2781 W. MacArthur Blvd Ste B #605, Santa Ana, CA 92704, (a 501(c) (3) non-profit corporation with corporation no. C3177696 and registered with the Registry of Charitable Trusts no. CT0171953). A21 is participating in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) with CFC number #11254.