ECDC African Community Center of Denver

Community Connections Intern

4 Month Minimum

Project Term: Spring, Summer, Fall
Est. Hours: 12-16 Hours/Week
Locations: Aurora
Denver

The African Community Center (ACC) is seeking a Community Connections Intern! The Community Connections Intern will assist staff in providing effective resettlement and supportive services in the community. This includes coordinating and leading activities and/or classes designed to help new refugees connect with community resources and introducing tangible skills used to navigate life in America. You will also help newly arrived refugees in Denver navigate social service systems in order to access benefits. The intern will aid in improving the lives of refugees by ensuring enrichment through supportive resources and community resources.

Schedule: 12-16 hours/week; 4-month minimum

Additional information: Position Description

Interested volunteers must first attend a General Orientation session at ACC. Please go to our website at www.acc-den.org/volunteer to see upcoming orientation dates and to sign up.

ECDC African Community Center of Denver (ECDC ACC) was established in 2001 as a program office of the Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC). Over its 17-year history, ECDC ACC has served over 6,000 refugees, asylum seekers, special immigrant visa holders, and Cuban parolees.