Volunteer Coordinator Intern Job Description

Choose to DO, Inc. is a nonprofit that provides mental health resources to predominantly black teens in under-resourced communities. The Volunteer Coordinator Intern oversees volunteer recruitment and community projects.


  • Recruiting, training, and supervising new volunteers.
  • Collecting volunteer information, availability, and skills, and maintaining an up-to-date database.
  • Using marketing tools such as outreach programs, e-mails, and volunteer databases.
  • Keeping new and existing volunteers informed about the organization and volunteer opportunities.
  • Matching volunteers to opportunities that suit their skill sets, and ensuring they understand their responsibilities and receive the proper training.
  • Organizing training and leading on-the-job training.
  • Keeping schedules and records of volunteers' work.
  • Preparing codes of conduct and operating procedures to uphold the organization's values.
  • Ensuring the organization's purpose is conveyed to the public.


  • The ability to act with integrity in times of stress.
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Organized, resourceful and a great communicator.
  • Detail oriented


  • 10+ hours a week
  • Unpaid
  • Remote and/or working in person in Houston, TX.
  • Offer professional development, community service, and networking opportunities.