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CPAF Volunteer Program Development Specialist
Center for the Pacific Asian Family (CPAF) is a non-profit organization in Los Angeles, CA, recognized nationally for its pioneering work in domestic violence and sexual assault. CPAF’s multi-lingual and multi-cultural services include a 24-hour hotline, short term and long term shelters, counseling, case management, and supportive services. CPAF also provides violence prevention programs, outreach, education and advocacy on the issues of family violence and violence against women, focusing on the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community. Under the supervision of the Volunteer Program Coordinator (VPC), the Volunteer Program Development Specialist is responsible for developing and growing CPAF’s volunteer program infrastructure and volunteer recruitment/retention process, with the goal of recruiting 15 new trained community volunteers. This role will also increase community awareness of CPAF services by updating, developing, and executing outreach strategies. The ideal candidate will be committed to eliminating family violence and violence against women, with understanding of API cultures (bilingual in API language preferred). Strong interpersonal and organizational skills are a must, as are excellent communication skills, both written and oral, including public speaking and providing training. The VISTA will join a passionate, committed team of people who desire to transform the local community toward a violence-free future.
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Member Duties : Create a comprehensive system for recruitment of community volunteers. Develop a program for training community volunteers in competencies necessary for participation in CPAF’s direct services. Design a volunteer management system to track volunteer hours, communications, and activities. Support and coordinate volunteer activities. Collaborate with CPAF staff regarding administrative processes pertaining to various departments. Develop outreach material templates including flyers, posters, and digital materials in both English and API languages. Create and manage a comprehensive digital media system for promoting CPAF programs and services on social media platforms, CPAF’s website, and other digital media outlets. Establish contact lists and develop collaborative partnerships with speakers and venues for CPAF community events. Train community volunteers to conduct outreach at various community meetings, coalitions, and events in English and API languages.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Housing ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Housing ,  Homelessness ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Computers/Technology ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  Recruitment . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

CPAF Volunteer Program Development Specialist

Program Start/End Date
04/15/2019  -   04/13/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations CALIFORNIA   Los Angeles/Orange County  

Any other API language

Accepting Applications
From  09/24/2018  To  05/19/2019 

Contact Karen Fan
1145 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles   CA   90017
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 84331