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Friendship

Resettlement is isolating. Meaningful relationships provide comfort, belonging and guidance as refugees settle into their new home.



Education

Volunteers lead ESL, job readiness, resume preparation and mock interviews, equipping Associates for future success.



Service

Volunteers help with tasks from pinning to filing, allowing us to maximize our impact. 

Areas of Volunteer Service


Conversation Partner

  • Partner one-on-one with an Associate to practice English conversation and reading 
  • In-person
  • Fall and Spring Semester: Every Monday(9AM -10AM) and Wednesday (10AM -11AM) | Summer Semester: Monday (10 -11AM)
  • One semester, weekly commitment of one hour minimum
  • If interested, submit the form, and email info@vickerytrading.org for any questions


VTC Friend

  • Support daily operations in office while building relationships with Associates
  • Can include sewing-related or administrative tasks, depending on interest and skill
  • Volunteer for a 2-hour time slot on Tuesday or Thursday (10 AM - 12 PM or 1 PM - 3 PM)
  • One semester, weekly commitment of one hour minimum
  • If interested, submit the form, and email info@vickerytrading.org for any questions


Fashion/Design

  • Help with behind-the-scenes needs of a fashion company
  • Will work on a variety of projects that help VTC have the most impact with refugees
  • Ideal for someone who may not have consistent availability
  • Hours subject to availability of volunteer and need of VTC


Volunteer Requirements for all Volunteers

  • Complete Volunteer Application 
  • Phone Interview
  • Pass Reference and Background Check
  • Complete final paperwork
  • Conversation Partner Volunteer Only: Required attendance to 1 Volunteer Orientation + Training

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Questions? Email info@vickerytrading.org

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