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Event Planning Committee Members, Mentors R Us Incorporated, Henryville, Pennsylvania

Organization: Mentors R Us Incorporated
Contact Name: MentorsRUs Incorporated
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 104 lookout ct.
Henryville, Pennsylvania  18332  
United States
Great For:
Service Area(s): Sales/Marketing/Public Relations, Mentoring, Human Resources / Volunteer Management, Hospitality/Greeting/Guest Services, Fundraising, Food Services, Event Planning, Disabilities Ministry, Directly Serving People, Children and Youth Ministry, Business, Arts and Huma
Hourly Commitment:
5.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


Mentor's R Us Inc. (MRU) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to teach and guide disadvantaged youth and adolescents by providing developmental services through mentorship programs. MRU is currently seeking a Development Fund Committee Member who will plan, organize, and carry-out fundraising or mission driven events to generate seed money for MRU programs. Events may include mission driven parties/dinner, 5 mile run/walk, bake sales, auctions, or other fund raising activities. Will also be responsible finding support from small businesses in the area. A time commitment of five (5) hours per week depending on demands. Travel to event location and MRU office may be required. Primary responsibilities include: ?Monitor event activities and resolve any problems that may arise. ?Confer with staff to coordinate details. ?Inspect event facilities to ensure they fit event requirements. ?Coordinate services for events such as catering, displays, special needs requirements, printing, transportation. ?Consult with customers to determine goals and requirements for events such as meetings or conferences. ?Supervise employees and contractors as necessary. ?Develop event financial plans. Qualifications of a successful candidate will include: ?Highly motivated and creative ?Prior experience planning events ?Excellent written and oral communication ?Ability to work without supervision ?Strong follow-up and negotiation skills
Initially Posted: 02/22/2016
Last Updated: 04/08/2016