Volunteer as an Individual

We need dedicated volunteers for the following:

  • Front desk and administrative support
  • Special events
  • Community Awareness (Tabling) 

 

Volunteers are needed primarily during the following days and times:

  • Front desk and administrative support: Monday through Friday between 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Requires background check)
  • Community Awareness (Tabling) and Special events,  can occur at multiple time frames. Days, evenings, weekdays and weekends

 

What does the Zebra Coalition® volunteer look like?

  • Inspires, models and enhances the Zebra Coalition® experience through:
    • Confidentiality
    • Being non-judgmental
    • Showing concern
    • Empathy
    • Guidance
  • Passion and support for the LGBT+ youth population
  • Comfort and flexibility with the unexpected
  • Enjoys interactions with young people…rain or shine
  • Persistently cheerful and positive demeanor
  • A genuine liking for people
  • Takes initiative
  • Delivers the Zebra Coalition®mission of Supporting and Inspiring LGBTQ+ youth.

 

What are the requirements to be a Zebra Coalition® volunteer?

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Attend a volunteer information session for an overview of the organization and to learn about volunteering with us.
  • Front Desk applicants must submit to and pass a full background screening.  Applicants will be required to provide full payment for background screening fee (up to $75). 
  • Volunteers must attend and participate in required trainings as needed.