Volunteer and Service Fair
Friday, September 9, 2016
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Hurlburt "Bonnie" Lawn
Join us for Radford University's 14th annual Volunteer and Service Fair. If you're looking to fill internship opportunities, please share those with our students also. The perfect place to meet students looking for volunteer, service and internship opportunities. Registration will open in HireAHighlander May 25th. Registration deadline is September 4, 2016. Cost: Free.
For more information on the Volunteer and Service Fair please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Career Center at 540 831 5373.
The Volunteer and Service Fair is a great place for students to connect with agencies such as nonprofit organizations offering volunteer, and internship opportunities for the coming academic year. The fair not only connects Radford University students with the area's nonprofits and service groups, but it is a gateway to opportunity for students. Cost: Free and open to all who wish to attend. Come join us for other activities that will be going on during this time. Be sure to register for door prizes at the Career Center table.
|Appalachian Trail Conservancy||Roanoke, VA||Career Opportunities|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of SWVA||Pulaski, VA||Volunteer Mentors|
|Brain Injury Services of SWVA||Blacksburg, VA||Mission is to create and sustain an organization that helps brain injury survivors and their families in Southwest Virginia.|
|CHIP of the NRV||Christiansburg, VA||Works with families to create a nurturing home environment.
|Christ Lutheran Church||Radford, VA||Opportunities for students interested in working with art (music, theater, poetry, visual art, etc.)|
|City of Roanoke||Roanoke, VA||Volunteer Positions - Library, Parks and Recreation, Clerical.|
|Democratic Party of Virginia||Richmond, VA
||Job Categories: Community Service, Data Entry, Event Planning, Political Organization/Lobbying, Volunteer.|
|Dress For Success NRV||Fairlawn, VA||Promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire.
|Feeding America Southwest Virginia||Salem, VA||Volunteers needed to assist with duties such as sorting food, public speaking, event planning, fund raising, etc.|
|Friendship Retirement Community||Roanoke, VA||Positions Available: Volunteers, Interns.|
|Glencoe Museum||Radford, VA
|Good Samaritan Hospice||Christiansburg,||Provides hospice and grief support to patients, families, and the community|
|Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia||Roanoke, VA||Volunteer with Junior Achievement
|New River Community Action||Radford, VA||Positions Available: AmeriCorps members in Radford City, Christiansburg and Floyd, Pulaski and Giles County.
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) volunteers for the same locations.
|New River Valley Agency On Aging||Pulaski, VA||Carergivers for old adults.|
|Project Linus||Radford, VA||Project Linus gives blankets, quilts or afghans to seriously ill, injured, or abused children who need the comfort of their own blanket.|
|Radford Chamber of Commerce||Radford, VA||Organized to advance the quality of life and prosperity of the area.|
|Radford Coffee Company||Radford, VA||Positions Available: Barista, Sous Chef, Dishwasher, Miscellaneous|
|Southwest Special Olympics||Blackssburg, VA||Special Olympics Virginia is a year-round program of sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.|
|Susan G. Komen Virginia Blue Ridge||Roanoke, VA||Positions Available: Internships.|
|The Advancement Foundation||Vinton, VA||Creates opportunities for dynamic community development by facilitating opportunities that empower citizens.|
|U.S. Peace Corps
||Blacksburg, VA||Positions Available: Environment, Agriculture, Community Economic Development, Education, Youth Development, Public|
|United Way NRV||Christiansburg, VA||Various positions available|
|Women's Resource Center||Radford, VA||Your situation is not without hope.|