Volunteers Wanted – Hawaiian Hope Internet Cafe

From: Curtis J. Kropar, Executive Director, Hawaiian Hope

Volunteers Wanted!

You gonna LOVE this!

Do you have clients that need to get volunteer hours in and need to learn valuable job skills? The Hawaiian Hope Internet Cafe is now open in Waianae and we are looking for volunteers. NOT the gambling kine place! This is the legitimate kind of internet cafe where kids do homework, people look for jobs online and use computers to get work done.

Hawaiian Hope Internet CafeHawaiian Hope  is a technology based non profit org. Our proof of concept Internet Cafe in Honolulu won awards and served thousands of people, We are now open in Waianae ! Other projects we have include giving away thousands of computers to low income families and providing all of the IT services for other non profit orgs.

Come and get involved with one of the coolest projects you will find.

What we are looking for:
We are looking for People (adults, kids and organization groups) that can volunteer a few hours a day or week. Ideally we are looking for people that we can put on a regular schedule. You do not have to have a business background as we will train you, and you can put this on your resume as on the job training. Having a good knowledge of computers will be useful. You must be willing to learn and have a personality that is inviting and happy.

What you will do:

Learn all aspects of running a business.
Follow our Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
Help people that have never used a computer before, and yes there are lots of them !
Help create email accounts, create online accounts, sign up for various services
Help kids with homework.
Help adults fill out job applications.
Answer questions about typing documents, copying files to thumb drives, etc.
Manage the front counter, cash register & snack bar.
Rotate Inventory in the snack bar, restock supplies.
Schedule the classrooms, events and others orgs using the facility.
Learn basic tech support and troubleshooting of computers.
Keep the facility clean
Other items as needed.

What we have:
Space for 50 computers set up in 2 rooms.
Overhead sound system and projector.
Snack bar
Beach View (sorta)
A clean fresh facility
Operating Hours from 8 am till 8 pm.

Respond to schedule an interview to discuss your interest or if you represent an organization and would like to schedule a group to volunteer with us.

Our address is 87-132 Farrington Highway.
Located in Maili near Maili Deli and Waianae Coast Comprehensive.

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