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Children''s Home Society of Florida

County: Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry, Lee
Categories Marketing/PR/Event Planning
Details: Children’s Home Society of Florida is a 501(c) 3 organization with a long and rich legacy as Florida''s oldest non-profit provider of high-quality programs and services to babies, small children and families at risk for abuse and neglect throughout Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry & Glades counties for more than 107years!.In Collier County, C.H.S has two early learning centers, for over 100 children ages 1-5 yrs old offering nutritious meals, and a learning atmosphere full of challenge, encouragement and most importantly, hope! C.H.S also provides counseling, support and life skills training for individuals and families of individuals with developmental disabilities.Children''s Home Society teaches independent living skills for teens in transition from foster care to independence; we also offer adoption services & provides pregnancy counseling to expectant mothers.
Job Description: Currently, we are seeking volunteers to join our auxiliary group that will be involved in creating, planning and organizing our fund-raising events. If you have any spare time and genuinely care about Southwest Florida''s children that are in need and at risk, please help us in our mission of "Embracing Children & Inspiring Lives". Contact Courtney Sheppard at 239-334-0222 ext.204 between 8:30am.& 5pm. Mon.-Fri.
Times of Work: Weekdays daytime, Weekends daytime
Primary Contact: Ms. Courtney Sheppard
1940 Maravilla Avenue
Fort Myers, Fla. 33901
Fax: 239-334-0244
Phone: 239-334-0222 204
Alt Phone: 239-440-8404
Email: cmsheppard@yahoo.com
Secondary Contact: Jacqueline House
Phone: 239-334-0222 215
Worker's Comp for Volunteers?: N
Benefits Offered: Benefits of volunteering with Children''s Home Society include a sense of pride, accomplishment and much more!
Additional Information: On July 16th, 2009, Children''s Home Society is holding a meeting and presentation for those individuals who are interested in joining our auxiliary group. The meeting will take place at Saint Luke''s Church in Fort Myers. There will a variety of food & beverages. If you are interested in attending, please email your mailing information to cmsheppard@yahoo.com so you may receive a formal invitation to this event.

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