Cent$ible

Type

Local

Time Frame

01 Jul 2015 to 30 Jun 2016

Project Partner

Lakeside Family Services

Opportunities

The Next Organising Committee

Closing date: 05 Dec 2015
Number of sessions: 1

Main role is to shadow current team and execute next cycle of this project. Our hope is that our plans are sustainable, and we wish to pass on this project onto a committed team next year, who will continue conducting these programmes for the families. Commitments would include helping to facilitate and manage programmes as necessary, and to participate in light planning work. Do sign up if you would like to take up this opportunity! :)

Start: 19 Dec 2015 09:00
End: 30 Apr 2016 12:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Tiong Bahru area
Skills: Entrepreneurship, Event Management, Facilitation, Language Translation, Social Media Execution, Team Building, Training & Development, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Default 19/12/2015 12:00 AM 03:00 AM 3

Befriender

Closing date: 05 Dec 2015
Number of sessions: 1

Partner up with one family and help them in their financial literacy journey. Main responsibilities would be helping the families understand and digest information imparted in the workshops, and to help the families hold themselves accountable for their savings plan. Commitment period is roughly 1-2 Saturdays a month for January to April next year, plus a training workshop in mid-December. We hope for volunteers who are genuinely looking to build a close relationship with the partnered family, and are willing to communicate with them as necessary :)

Start: 19 Dec 2015 12:00
End: 30 Apr 2016 13:00
Vacancy: 8 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Tiong Bahru area
Skills: Coaching & Mentoring, Facilitation, Language Translation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Default 19/12/2015 12:00 AM 01:00 AM 1

Childcare Volunteer

Closing date: 08 Dec 2015
Number of sessions: 1

Take care of young children of the families while parents attend the financial literacy workshops. We welcome those who are young at heart! :) Commitment period is roughly 1-2 Saturdays a month from January to April next year.

Start: 19 Dec 2015 12:00
End: 30 Apr 2016 13:00
Vacancy: 9 out of 15 positions filled
Location: Tiong Bahru area
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Default 19/12/2015 12:00 AM 01:00 AM 1

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