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Buckner-Aldine Family Hope Center

Organization Name
Buckner-Aldine Family Hope Center

4700 Aldine Mail Rt.
Houston, TX

Organization Description
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

Contact Name
MariaLuisa Sanchez

Last updated 4/11/2022 5:20 AM