Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Circle Ally
Department:Community Services
Category:Human Services and Public Health
Time Commitment or Project Date:4-10 Hours for Two Meetings a months for 18 Months. Must be at least 21 to apply.
Program Summary:
The Circles Campaign is a transformational approach that partners community leaders, agencies, business leaders, and community members with families in need.   Please visit our website for more information about the program: www.bouldercountycircles.org and email jaustin@bouldercounty.org for a complete Ally job description
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Build an intentional friendship that is friendly, safe, and supportive with a family in poverty (Circle Leader family) and join them in their quest to increase their resources.
• Be willing to look at your own hidden rules and how they affect your relationships with people from different economic backgrounds.
• Use the experience of friendship with a family in poverty to advocate within the community for changes in the systems barriers that keep poverty in place
Qualifications and Requirements:
Committed to ending poverty in our lifetime and attend two free trainings
Application or Registration Deadline:
Application Process:
Click here to apply. Or, contact Jessica for questions about the Ally application.
Training Dates and Information:
Trainings are held quarterly.   Check with Jessica for the next available training.
Additional Information:

Jessica Austin: jaustin@bouldercounty.org
Phone: 303-441-1503



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