Buckner-Aldine Family Hope Center
4700 Aldine Mail Rt.
To provide "one-stop shop" concept at the Aldine Y.O.U.T.H. Community Center, located in a low - middle income community offering educational, vocational, social, and recreational activities/programs for residents of all ages. This is achieved through partnerships with various area schools, churches, businesses, agencies, and talented volunteers.
Description of Internship
There are a variety of areas for internships:
a. Asst. Program Coordinator - work with Program Director to plan, implement, and evaluate a variety of activities/programs.
Hours: flexible, but mainly afternoon into evening and some weekends.
b. Volunteer Coordinator - research and implement volunteer program including recruitment, training, monitoring, and recognition.
Hours: flexible, but mainly daytime hours, some evenings and some weekend.
c. Event Planner - assist in planning and coordinating special events and fundraising activities/programs.
Hours: flexible but mainly daytime, but some evening and some weekends.
Criteria for Interns
Minimum age - 20
Good communication skills - written and oral (in person and on phone)
Some basic computer knowledge
Creative, organized, dependable, personable, hard worker, likes working with people
Bilingual is a plus, but not a requirement
Open to all Social Science majors, but sociology and psychology majors may benefit the most from this experience