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Have you been looking for a way to enjoy the upcoming US Women’s Open that benefits the local community? If so, a local charity may have the perfect opportunity for you! 

My Sister’s House, Charleston’s longest operating domestic violence program, has been selected as a nonprofit partner of the upcoming US Women’s Open tournament. For every volunteer that signs up to work a concession stand shift on behalf of My Sister’s House, the organization will receive a portion of the concession stand proceeds.

So grab a friend (or 10!) and sign up to volunteer. Anyone age 16 or over is eligible. All volunteers will receive a meal during their shift and are welcome to stay and watch the tournament after their shift is over. Volunteers will be given parking instructions prior to the event.

This is an incredible opportunity for My Sister’s House, but they need YOU to make the most of it. The tournament is one week away and they still need over 100 volunteers to meet their goal.

Here’s how you can help: 

1. Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift. Remember, anyone age 16 and over is eligible to participate!

2. Please share this post with your friends, family, coworkers, churches, and extended networks. This is a great way to get involved with My Sister’s House and take a stand against domestic violence in our community!

For more information, contact Amber Cook at Amber@MySistersHouse.com

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050c48a9ab2aa3f49-mshvolunteers
http://www.usga.org/content/usga/home-page/championships/2019/official-site-of-the-2019-u-s–women-s-open-championship.html#!latest
https://www.mysistershouse.org/

2019 West Ashley Book Sale

The Charleston Friends of the Library is looking for volunteers for its West Ashley Book Sale at the Cynthia Graham Hurd/St. Andrew’s Regional Library (1735 N. Woodmere Dr., Charleston, SC 29407). See below for the shifts for the branch sale that is taking place May 24 & May 25 with our special Member’s Event taking place Thursday, May 23.

We need volunteers for set-up, take down, and everything in between- which includes book sorting, cashiers, and a couple of other tasks that are important to this volunteer run organization. If you’re new to volunteering, you will be given instructions once you arrive at the sale. You’ll catch on quickly! See here for more information.

To learn more about the Charleston Friends of the Library and what it is we do, please visit www.charlestonlibraryfriends.org.  Questions? Please email info@charlestonlibraryfriends.org or call (843) 805-6882.

Friday, May 24, 2019 9:00 AM

Saturday, May 25, 2019 4:00 PM


1735 N Woodmere Dr, Charleston, SC 29407

Content Producers for NOOZ

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 25 March 2019 | 9:45 am — 

NOOZ.TV is looking for passionate people to produce content for one of its many channels. All you need is a smartphone.

You can think of NOOZ as a local magazine but in a video format. NOOZ is targeting hundreds of markets across the US in the next 24 months but it is first launching in Wilmington and Charleston.

For a limited time, select content producers –we call them Casters– can be compensated by NOOZ.TV for their videos. 20 one minute videos can be paid up to $200. If interested, you must first undergo a short interview. Please email marc@nooz.tv

Deadline for applying: March 30, 2019

Space is limited.

Here is a copy of the guidelines:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BbSJJ7h1DFRdnjs3HdQlMaG2VhGBN4P-VBIjAHcHDRo/edit?usp=sharing

This is not a job offer but a great resume builder and a chance to make up to $200 for 20 one minute videos.

Volunteer Opportunities with Charleston Friends of the Library

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 18 February 2019 | 10:00 am — 

Charleston Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers for their 2019 Otranto Book Sale taking place March 1st and 2nd at the Otranto regional library, 2261 Otranto Road, North Charleston, SC 29406.

Questions? Please email info@charlestonlibraryfriends.org or call (843) 805-6882. Volunteers are needed for set-up, take down, and everything in between- which includes book sorting, cashiers, and a couple of other tasks that are important to this volunteer run organization.

To learn more about the Charleston Friends of the Library, visit www.charlestonlibraryfriends.org.

To register for volunteer opportunities, visit: http://bit.ly/2GmFypX

Volunteers Needed for TEDxCharleston 2019

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 29 January 2019 | 10:30 am — 

TEDxCharleston is seeking volunteers to help with check-in, ushering, food, setup/breakdown, crowd control, and book sales during their event on April 10, 2019 from 7 am – 7 pm. Volunteers must also be available to attend an orientation on Saturday March 30, 2019 from 9:00 am – 10:30 am.

To learn more about volunteering and to submit an application, visit: https://tedxcharleston.org/participate/

 

Social Media Director

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 24 January 2019 | 8:39 am — 

Social Media Director for the College of Charleston’s Political Science Club

The Political Science Club is looking for a Social Media Director to join the Executive Board starting immediately. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the social media pages including Instagram & Facebook. This is a great resume builder and way to become more involved in politics.

If interested in applying, send an email to Allegra Campbell at campbella@g.cofc.edu with your resume.

Research Scholars Opportunity with University of Delaware

By Cierra Seid
Posted on 13 December 2018 | 10:41 am — 

Job Description

The Undergraduate Research Scholars Program at the University of Delaware is accepting applications. The program is designed to prepare, motivate, encourage, and support students who want to learn more about the graduate school experience and possibly pursue an academic or research career. As a scholar in this program, you will spend 10 weeks on the University of Delaware campus in the summer of 2019, immersed in a research project where you will work closely with faculty, graduate students and postdoctoral researchers. You will also learn first-hand about graduate programs at the University of Delaware and develop a valuable network of contacts who can support and assist you in applying to graduate school. The program runs from June 10 to August 15, 2019. A stipend of $4000, as well as housing and round-trip transportation will be provided.

Application Deadline – February 15, 2019.

For additional information and to apply, visit https://grad.udel.edu/urs/

 

About University of Delaware – Graduate & Professional Education

The University of Delaware is committed to achieving the highest levels of excellence in graduate education. Our graduate students make significant contributions to the University’s objectives of creating, synthesizing and disseminating knowledge, and engage with the critical issues of the day through discovery and experiential learning. The first doctoral programs at UD, in chemical engineering and chemistry, were approved in 1946. The University awarded its first doctorate, in chemical engineering, in 1948. Currently, more than 3,600 graduate students are enrolled at UD. The University offers more than 160 graduate and professional degree programs — many ranked by the National Research Council at the top of their fields. At UD you’ll find internationally known scientists, authors and artists on the University of Delaware faculty, including winners of the Nobel Prize, the U.S. Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, Fulbright and Guggenheim awards, and members of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering and American Association for the Advancement of Science, to name a few. UD also has more than 100 endowed professorships honoring exceptional teacher-scholars recognized by their peers on campus, across the nation and around the world. Since the University’s founding in 1743, a tradition of excellence and an innovative spirit have distinguished UD. In fact, our first alumni included three signers of the Declaration of Independence. Today, a major research university with activities under way on every continent, UD is proud to educate the finest students in the world.

Learn more about UD – Graduate & Professional Education here.

Teachers needed for Reading Classes

By Cierra Seid
Posted on 5 December 2018 | 3:44 pm — 

 Rewarding & Enjoyable Summer Teaching Jobs – Teach Reading Classes to Students of All Ages

Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2019

The Institute of Reading Development offers summer reading skills programs in partnership with the continuing education departments of more than 100 colleges and universities nationwide. Each year we hire hard-working, encouraging people with a passion for reading to teach our summer programs.

As an Institute teacher you will:

  • Earn more than $6,000 in one summer. Our full-time teachers typically earn $500-$700 per week.
  • Improve your teaching skills and confidence during our comprehensive, paid training program.
  • Gain over 400 hours of classroom teaching experience with a variety of age groups from 4-year-olds to adults.
  • Help your students become successful readers with a love of great books.

We are seeking applicants from any academic discipline. All applicants must have an undergraduate degree or higher in their field before the start of our teaching season.

Successful Institute teachers:

  • Have strong reading skills and read for pleasure
  • Are responsible and hard-working, with good communication and organizational skills
  • Will be patient and supportive with students

Sound like you? Learn more about teaching for us and apply today: Summer Teaching Jobs

The Center for Women is looking for student volunteers to assist with the C4WNEW Conference. This event is the Center for Women’s 2-day conference bringing inspiring fresh ideas, relevant and useful knowledge, and innovative thinking to curious and ambitious women in South Carolina. The conference is Nov. 15-16 at Trident Technical College, 920 College Drive, North Charleston, SC 29406. Thursday’s event is from 5-8pm, while Friday will be from 7:30am-4:30pm. This event will ignite professional growth, personal transformation, and economic development.

Interested in volunteering? Email nadia.stieglitz@c4women.org for specifics.

Red Cross Volunteers Needed

By Cierra Seid
Posted on 18 October 2018 | 9:03 am — 

The American Red Cross always has the need daily to help out our fellow neighbors, friends and family. Consider becoming a Blood Transportation Specialist and volunteer to help us deliver life-saving blood to our local hospitals. You just need a good driving record, be able to lift up to 50 lbs and want to make a difference in someone’s life.

To apply for this opportunity, click this link. There are also many other volunteer opportunities listed.

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