Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of families grieving the loss of a baby in Heaven? Do you have administrative/office skills and time to volunteer?
If the answer to both of these questions is yes, we may be a good match!
Bridget's Cradles is currently looking for part-time (or full-time) volunteer administrative assistants to help support their mission of comforting bereaved families.
Volunteer administrative assistants would work closely with the Executive Director and Director of Operations. Volunteer assistants must live in or near Wichita, KS.
For more details, please read below.
Volunteer Admin assistant
Bridget’s Cradles seeks a highly-reliable person interested in serving as a volunteer Administrative Assistant. This position will support the organization’s Executive Director, Ashley Opliger, and Director of Operations, Amanda Farris. This person will play a large role in allowing us to reach more bereaved families and hospitals across the country by assisting with vital administrative tasks.
Possible duties include, but are not limited to: cradle and donation processing, hospital box preparation, data entry, Internet research projects, assisting with the preparation and execution of large mailings, and various other projects based on organizational need. Additionally, this person may also be trained to serve as a liaison to Bridget’s Cradles knitting and crocheting volunteers and hospitals, generate volunteer email communications, and create social posts and graphics, if desired.
This opportunity is for those who live in or near Wichita, KS and can volunteer at our main headquarters in Kechi, Kansas, and from home (dependent on the tasks and status of COVID-19).
Requirements & Commitment
Commitment to the mission, vision, and values of Bridget's Cradles and passionate about serving bereaved families who have lost a baby to miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death
Resides in or near Wichita, KS
Must be able to contribute a minimum of 4 hours a week of volunteer service (maximum 40 hours)
Must be able to commit to a minimum of one year of volunteer service
Minimum volunteer age requirement is 18 years
Qualifications & Special Skills
Detail-oriented with strong time management and organizational skills
Ability to follow given instructions and work on tasks independently
General experience using Microsoft Office, Excel, Google Sheets, and Google Docs
Experience using CRM/Donor databases preferred but not required
Friendly, positive attitude and willingness to be flexible