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Volunteer and Intern Opportunities

The Women's Center of Jacksonville welcomes volunteers and interns. Are you interested in becoming involved? We have many exciting opportunities that will allow you to make a difference in the lives of women and girls. Volunteers receive extensive training, so don't worry if you don't have experience.

  • Art and Soul Committee Volunteer: If you are interested in local art, you can help plan and produce art exhibits at the Women's Center and in the community highlighting regional women artists.
  • Bosom Buddies Program Assistant: If you are committed to breast cancer education and support, you can assist at public speaking engagements, hand out information and evaluations, or help with anything that comes up.
  • Literacy Tutor: If you are passionate about literacy, participate in this rewarding program by tutoring students in reading, writing, math, social studies, science, computer skills, or English as a second language. Training and support are provided.
  • On-Call Advocate: If you feel called to empower adult victims of sexual assault, you can train to become an advocate.
  • Hot Line Advocate: Hotline volunteers respond to phone calls from victims of sexual assault.
  • Rape Risk Reduction Educator: If you want to educate community members, students, police officers or community leaders about sexual violence, you can train to become an educator.
  • Rape Recovery Team Assistant: Help to put together materials for presentations, assist with special events, help operate the Victims of Sexual Assault Hotline, make phone calls and much more!
  • Other: Other opportunities exist that are not listed here. Please see the volunteer application below for more information.

To find out more about volunteer opportunities, contact the Women's Center of Jacksonville at 904-722-3000.

To apply to be a volunteer, download this application and fax to 904-722-3100.


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Did you know: One in four women will be a victim of sexual assault in her lifetime. In the aftermath of a sexual assault, a victimís life may spiral out of control. Recovery can seem like an endless journey and seeking and receiving help can be critical. Through WeGive.org, Rape Recovery Team is partnering with Second Harvest to provide food for victims who are in need. A donation of just $1 provides 4 meals.


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