Luggage of Love Coordinator (Volunteer Position)

To Apply: Please submit a short letter expressing interest to info@YESiskiyou.org with Luggage of Love Coordinator in the subject of the email.

 

Volunteer Position: Luggage of Love Coordinator

 

Hours: Estimated 5 hours per month

 

Reports to: Written monthly report for review at YES Team Meeting

 

Volunteer Position Description:

Youth Empowerment Siskiyou needs a volunteer to coordinate the Luggage of Love program. Luggage of Love provides comfort bags to children entering the foster system. Comfort bags include: pillow and case, blanket, stuffed animal, flashlight and toiletries.

 

 

Job Duties:

  • Operate from MOUs with our partner agencies.
  • Inventory donations received for Luggage of Love
  • Make suggestions for supplemental purchases.
  • Organize donation storage area.
  • Assemble comfort bags.
  • Pick up donations/ Deliver bags to partnering agencies when required
  • Coordinate the annual Valentine’s Day donation drive benefitting Luggage of Love.
  • Participate in other Y.E.S. fundraising efforts in support of the Luggage of Love program
  • Willing and able to speak about the program/ answer questions about the program while out in public representing Luggage of Love.

 

 

Qualifications:

  • Reliable
  • Able to appropriately represent the program and agency to the public
  • Able to transport items from donors to YES office and to partner agency offices