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Project Homeless Connect - Memphis

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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About

Positions0 Remaining
Close Date48 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Widely recognized as the largest event of its kind, Project Homeless Connect - Memphis opens windows of opportunity to individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Giving them immediate access to vital services and resources under one roof is a proven way to impact their lives for good. In a number of ways, this amazing service opportunity is all about connecting people to purpose!

For many, the resources to leave homelessness can take months to secure. Our compassionate team of city agencies, service providers, community partners and volunteers work together to make a difference!

After registration, please click here for information on volunteer training.  Thanks!
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Requirements
All volunteers are required to attend volunteer training prior to serving at the event.
PerksIn exchange for your service, you will receive lunch and an event t-shirt.
Parking DetailsFor this event, parking is typically $5 in the parking garage of the Cook Convention Center.
CausesAdvocacy & Human Rights Community Crisis Support Homeless & Housing Hunger LGBT Poverty & Basic Needs Veterans & Military Families Victims' Services Women
SkillsCare Taker Food Distribution Food Preparation Help w/People
GivePulse
190 Positions Filled | 61 Impacts | 325 Hours

Location: South Hall, Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 North Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103

Shifts (9)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 8:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 3:00PM
As a member of the Data Collection Team, you will collect all important paperwork from guests and/or volunteers, and clear them for exit from the South Hall. You will also collect volunteer surveys and sort documents for processing after the event.

***In the event of a need for additional Navigators, you may be asked to serve in that capacity.
10/10Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 8:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 3:00PM
As a member of the Data Collection Team, you will collect all important paperwork from guests and/or volunteers, and clear them for exit from the South Hall. You will also collect volunteer surveys and sort documents for processing after the event.

***In the event of a need for additional Navigators, you may be asked to serve in that capacity.
15/15Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 10:30AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 12:30PM
Members of this volunteer team will assist with setup for the event in the South Hall of the Convention Center.

Duties will vary according to what is needed.
16/16Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 6:00PM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 8:00PM
Members of this volunteer team will assist with setup for the event in the South Hall of the Convention Center.

Duties will vary according to what is needed.
10/10Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 10:30AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 3:00PM
As a member of the Food/Nutrition Team, you will assist with setup and service of breakfast and/or lunch to guests, vendors, and volunteers.

***In the event of a need for additional Navigators, you may be asked to serve in that capacity.
10/10Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 6:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 11:00AM
As a member of the Food/Nutrition Team, you will assist with setup and service of breakfast and/or lunch to guests, vendors, and volunteers.

***In the event of a need for additional Navigators, you may be asked to serve in that capacity.
11/15Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 11:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 3:00PM
As a Navigator, you will meet someone who is
experiencing homelessness and become his or her
friend for the day. You will help them to navigate the
pathway to resources that are needed to leave homelessness.
26/100Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 8:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 12:00PM
As a Navigator, you will meet someone who is
experiencing homelessness and become his or her
friend for the day. You will help them to navigate the
pathway to resources that are needed to leave homelessness.
41/175Over
Start: Thu, Sep 21, 8:00AM
End: Thu, Sep 21, 3:00PM
As a Navigator, you will meet someone who is
experiencing homelessness and become his or her
friend for the day. You will help them to navigate the
pathway to resources that are needed to leave homelessness.
49/225Over