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Community Events

There are a number of events and social gatherings offered through the year as fund and friend raisers. See what we have planned so far »

Opportunities

This is a list of possible job, internship, and service opportunities.

Job Opportunities


 NEW! Family Resource Center Program Manager

 Status: Full-time with Benefits/Salaried/Exempt

We are looking for a dynamic Family Resource Center Program Manager to join our Leadership Team and help us reach our goal of reversing the trend of child abuse in Napa County. He/she will be responsible for managing the staff and daily activities of Cope's Safety-Net Services and the Parent Engagement & Leadership Program. This includes the supervision and provision of crisis intervention counseling, intake and assessment, resource and referral, and parent engagement and education.

Click here for a complete job description and information on how to apply.

Deadline to apply: Monday, January 9, 2017

Triple P Parent Educator

Status: Independent Contractor

Scope of Work: This position is an Independent Contractor who will work as a Triple P Parent Educator. The position will provide parenting support to parents of children 0-16 years and to the general community through Cope Family Center’s Parent Engagement & Leadership program using Triple P Levels 2, 3, and 4 evidenced-based parenting program curriculum in English and Spanish. Specifically, s/he will use communication and facilitation skills to plan, coordinate, facilitate, and evaluate parent education classes, workshops, and engagement activities with the goal of empowering parents to make a lasting positive impact on the lives of their children. Bilingual English and Spanish-speaking preferred.

Click here for a complete job description and information on how to apply. 

Applications currently accepted. Position open until filled. 

Events Volunteer Opportunities


Blue Ribbon Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and each year volunteers are needed to help organize and plan many community outreach events, our Annual Blue Ribbon Lunch and our "Blue Ribbons for the Fence" Campaign.

Holiday Glam & Giving

Volunteers needed for our Annual Holiday Glam & Giving Event both in preparation for and on the day of the event, Saturday, December 5, 2015. The event will be at The Meritage Resort and Spa and will include a Holiday Tree Raffle, Silent and Live Auction.

Family Holiday Party

Help ring in the holiday season by volunteering at Cope's annual celebration for the families we serve. Volunteers are needed to help set up, clean up and staff the party. Activities include cookie decorating, ornament making, gift basket raffle and photos with Santa. Held on a Saturday in early December. Interested in getting more involved? Volunteer to be a planning co-chair!

On-Going Service Opportunities


Childcare Provider

Help make our center-based educational and support groups more accessible for parents by providing childcare in our center playroom. This is a program we are enriching and we need experienced moms,dads, big siblings and interested folks to help. Those interested in volunteering for childcare will need to sign a release form and pass a background check. Training will be provided. 

Development Assistant

Manage donor and volunteer acknowledgment. Assist Development Team with annual solicitations. Assist with donor correspondence by making follow-up calls to donors and sponsors. Maintain information center and oversee material distribution. Commitment of at least 6 months, 2 hours per week minimum. Qualifications: Clerical and administrative experience. Familiar with Microsoft Office, Excel, Publisher and donor management software. Experience in event planning and staffing. 

Community Organizer

Assist in mobilizing resources in the community to help Cope Family Center achieve its mission, through the recruitment and retention of skilled volunteers and promote advocacy for positive social change. Length: 3 months minimum. Time commitment: About 3 hours per week. Qualifications: Attention to detail, friendly and easy-going demeanor in person and over the phone, comfortable speaking with people both individually and in groups, strong administrative and organizational skills. Experience working with volunteers, human resources or community organizing/outreach desired.

Outreach

Perfect for those who like to meet and greet! Help us reach more families through on-the-ground outreach, including flyering, building relationships with community partners and attending outreach events. Excellent interpersonal skills desired.

Social Media Coordinator

Help plan and implement our social media strategy. Post to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and our blog, and coordinate staff/volunteer participation. Strong interpersonal and writing skills desired. Experience with marketing and project management a plus.

Videographer

Shoot and edit videos for use on social media platforms. Experience shooting (even with a flip cam!) and editing video files necessary.

Committees


Resource Development

The Resource Development Committee helps to ensure that Cope Family Center has sufficient funds to provide our family support services to Napa Valley. If you like to network or ask for investments, we have a spot for you.

Get Involved!

Need more information? Contact Christina Mitchell, Community Engagement Manager, at 707-252-1123 x 114.