Dress For Success Orillia and Barrie - Volunteer
(Dress for Success, Barrie)
|Comments||Come volunteer, gain experience, community service hours, and support a great cause!|
|Contact||Carolyn Gibson, Community Outreach Coordinator, Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie; Phone: 705-252-9200; Email: Carolyn@dfsorilliabarrie.org|
|Duties||Board Members |
Breakfast Club Facilitators
Professional Women's Group Facilitators
Stylist to help suit clients,
Professional Women's Group Mentors
Clothing Sorter - Sort Clothes, take inventory, and organize the store.
Stylists- Suit clients for their interviews (experience with Dress For Success may be needed, but will be provided).
Fundraising Committee- Creating events for fundraising opportunities, or volunteering for an already planned event.
IT Tech - Someone to create and maintain a social presence online to promote the organization and it's events.
Hair and Make up Stylists- Help show clients what is appropriate for interviews and work when considering make up and hair.
Board of Directors- Must be 18+, will sit in on the board meetings and hold an important role within the organization, for more information, contact Linda Reid, Executive Director for Dress For Success Orillia and Barrie.
|More Info Link||orilliaandbarrie.dressforsuccess.org/|
|Benefits||After school and weekends you can get your community hours needed for school, you can earn a reference for your resume, most importantly you will enjoy meeting new people and have the satisfying experience of helping women return to the workforce. |
If you are 14 or older, please feel free to give us a call!
|Clients||The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Dress for Success serves job-ready women who are referred by non-profit agencies such as job-training programs, domestic violence agencies and homeless shelters.|
|Ages||14 year(s) - 85 year(s)|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Computers & IT (Software Related) ; Culture & Heritage ; Donations - Clothing, Women's ; Fashion / Needlecraft ; Social Interaction ; Social Media ; Volunteer Coordination|
|Skills/Experience||Accounting & Finance ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Web & IT ; Some skill with makeup and hair may be required, all other skills can be learned while volunteering for Dress for Success.|
|Commitment Length||One Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Varies, depending on your personal dedication. Looking for both long and short-term volunteers.|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; Depending on the position, there will have some interaction with other volunteers and clients.|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Week|
|Number of Positions||Barrie: 4 individual(s)|
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; A training session will be available to all volunteers.|
|Transportation||Near public transit ; Our Barrie office is located at Bayfield Mall and is on the city bus route. We also have free parking for those volunteers with vehicles.|
|Additional Requirements||Police Check: Not required for high school students. |
Police Check is required for positions that interact with our clients.
Liability Insurance: Not provided
|Start Date||On or after 03 Feb 2020|
|Organization Name||Dress for Success, Barrie|
|Address & Map|
Bayfield Mall; 320 Bayfield St Dr
Canada L4M 3C1
|Mailing Address||Bayfield Mall; 320 Bayfield St Dr |
Canada L4M 3C1