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About the Position
Position # 2253
OrganizationTetra Society of North America
Position Outreach volunteer
Impact Statement By sharing your time and skills, you can change the lives of people in your community by helping promote the services Tetra offers or helping design and build custom assistive devices Tetra makes for people with disabilities. These devices are essential and make a world of difference in the everyday lives of people with disabilities.

“Volunteering with Tetra has been a rewarding, enriching and humbling experience. There are dedicated and knowledgeable colleagues to work with, all willing and happy to share their problem solving skills. The gratitude from the clients gives much satisfaction, knowing we have made an improvement in their daily lives. Happy to see younger members coming into the group, with enthusiasm and fresh approaches to clients ‘ needs. This is worthwhile work in that there is benefit for clients and volunteers.”
Ernie Mills-Hodgins
Description Over 200 volunteers across Canada power the Tetra program in communities from Victoria, British Columbia to St. John’s Newfoundland. Tetra volunteers work both independently and collaboratively to promote and create awareness of the services Tetra provides- designing and building innovative custom-assistive devices that enable people with disabilities to overcome physical barriers in their everyday lives.

Bringing diverse perspectives and skills, Tetra volunteers are united in their passion and commitment to find solutions where none may exist or are accessible. Outreach volunteers connect with potential clients, volunteers, funders and partners through presentations, social media, trade shows etc to help reach people who could benefit from Tetra's services or are interested in contributing.
Training Details A short orientation to Tetra projects is provided.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Anytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Communication/Public Relations, Technology, Office Work, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Public and Media Relations, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.tetrasociety.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Kiersten Hiltz
Address Halifax,
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