Job and Volunteer Opportunities

nonprofits looking for youUnited Way of Forsyth County - VISTA Volunteer Opportunities 

The Program Coordinator for Early Learning VISTA will promote early childhood education and oversee the development programs that provide information, activities and opportunities to teach the importance of early language in brain development and practical ideas to turn everyday moments into learning opportunities for toddlers and young children.

The Resource Development VISTA will serve to build capacity within the organization in order to support programs such as education initiatives focused on early childhood development.

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Bald Ridge Lodge - Job Opportunity

The Youth Care Specialist plays a crucial role in all daily operations and interactions with the youth served at Bald Ridge Lodge. They carry out each young person’s unique service plans under the direction of the Program Director and Case Manager, as well as provide therapeutic behavioral intervention. The Youth Care Specialist(s) provide 24-hour, awake supervision, and ensure the safety of each resident when they are on duty. They are also responsible for following all Bald Ridge Lodge policies and procedures, as well as meeting State licensing and contractual requirements for the agency. They provide routine, accurate documentation for their shift, and contribute to the required reporting measures for each youth.

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Children's Center for Hope & Healing - Job Opportunity

Children’s Center for Hope and Healing in Gainesville has an opportunity for a therapist to work with children, adolescents, and adults who have experienced sexual abuse.  We are looking for someone with a passion for making a difference in the lives of persons who have experienced trauma and/or who have sexual behavior problems. We are looking for a clinician who enjoys working with a team and is open to learning. 

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Forsyth Community Clinic - Job Opportunity

The Executive Director provides leadership that enables Forsyth Community Clinic to provide health care services to Forsyth County residents who are uninsured, adult patients who are low income.  Working with the Board of Directors, the Executive Director obtains the necessary resources to support this critical mission.  He/She engages qualified medical and health care practitioners to volunteer their services to patients attending the clinic.  The Executive Director also plays an essential role in communicating, directly and through the media; the importance an availability of health care support, the need for financial support from the community and the clinic’s involvement in the broader community of free care clinics.

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Forsyth County Public Library - Job Opportunity

The Youth Specialist position is a front-line customer service position for the Library and provides information, reader’s advisory, and circulation services to library patrons of all ages, with a specific emphasis on services for children and teens. It uses electronic and print resources to meet patrons’ information needs. It plans, prepares, and presents programs for children and teens. It also assists in collection maintenance and performs a variety of tasks in support of the Library.

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Forsyth County Public Library strives to serve the entire Forsyth County community by offering library programs and services outside our branch locations that strengthen and improve the quality of life for our patrons. From visits to schools, daycares and senior living facilities to attending community events, we make sure Forsyth County Public Library is there for everyone. Our Outreach Team specializes in taking the library on the road, creating custom programs and activities for all ages.

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Habitat for Humanity-North Central Georgia - Job Opportunity

Habitat for Humanity - North Central Georgia, which serves Cherokee, Dawson, Forsyth, and North Fulton counties, enables individuals to build strength, stability, and self-reliance through shelter.

Habitat for Humanity-North Central Georgia, Inc., an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, is an affordable, ecumenical Christian housing ministry located in Roswell, Georgia.  We are looking for an Associate Director of Development.

The focus of this position is on donor cultivation and solicitation, marketing and grants management.

The Associate Director of Development reports to the Vice President of Development and Strategic Initiatives (VP). The ideal candidate is a self-starter and can work both independently and works well with others.  He/She should have a proven record in fundraising; including but not limited to major donor solicitations, and grant writing.

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Meals by Grace - Job Opportunity

Meals by Grace, a dynamic non-profit organization focused on bringing food, hope and transformation to children and families in need, is seeking a Director of Development. The successful candidate will set and achieve fundraising goals and plan and implement a development and fundraising program to provide for the needs of the organization.

Filling a new role in the organization, the Director will report to and partner with the Executive Director. This is a ground-floor opportunity to build the development function. Resumes need to be submitted to jobs@mealsbygrace.org.

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Rape Response - Job Opportunity

Must reside within 20 miles or a 30-minute drive to Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA. The salaried, full-time position with benefits is responsible for direct advocacy services to survivors of sexual assault and their significant others. Applicants must have the ability to perform individually and within a team of staff and volunteers who respond to 24/7 emergency services that includes days, nights and weekend crisis line response and emergency room accompaniment. Initial and ongoing training compliance is significant and requires both face-to-face and online participation in varied schedules. Must have the ability to input and report data using various software and experience with Microsoft Office applications.

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Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta - Volunteer Opportunity

The Board of Directors of Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta exercises its governance and leadership responsibilities by setting strategic direction for the Council, providing oversight of the financial health and well-being of the organization, and ensuring that the management of the organization is effective. Our Board members are a diverse group of women and men who share a common passion for the Girl Scout mission: building girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. They represent influential community leaders who are entrepreneurs and small business owners, C-suite and senior executives with the region’s major public and private companies, and philanthropists and community volunteers.

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