Current Volunteer Opportunities

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING VOLUNTEERS

Harbor Hope Center is seeking volunteers who have social media marketing skills and are willing to work from home 4 or more hours a week, to help manage our social media communication and marketing.
Duties we need to cover with a team of volunteers are:
  1. Make posts to Facebook and Instagram.
  2. Help build and manage the organization’s database.
  3. Help compose and distribute emails to database.
  4. Help manage and promote our GoFundMe campaign

BE A HOST HOME

HOST HOME PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

  • A typical host home is a private home with a compassionate person or family who wants to make a difference in the life of a homeless student by providing a home and parenting oversight.
  • An extensive intake procedure and background check is conducted on all students and Host Home providers to assure a safe environment for the student and the host(s).
  • A Host Home/student match meeting is conducted to assess compatibility before any commitment is made by the student or host home. Ongoing support is provided for Host Home provider and student.

BECOME A MENTOR FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL OR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

At-risk young adults who had a mentor were:
55% more likely to enroll in college.
46% less likely than their peers to start using illegal drugs and 27% less likely to start drinking.
130% more likely to hold leadership positions.

VOLUNTEER JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Mentoring pairs a student with a positive adult role model who provides support and guidance.
  • Meet together weekly with a student.
  • Help at-risk students develop key life skills, become self sufficient and thrive after graduation.
  • Make a one-year commitment and have a once-a-week meeting.

JOIN THE ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

VOLUNTEER JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Time commitment – 1 hour a week or more as schedule permits.
  • Work from home.
  • Help with daily administrative tasks – clerical, errands, answer phone, return calls, write letters, respond to facebook posts, help with e mail campaigns.
  • Bring ideas, passion and energy to the organization.

We need your immediate support to pay for housing and program expenses, operate our weekly mentoring, parenting, transportation and other urgent services and more beds for homeless and at-risk students.

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