Want to get involved?

 

There are many ways you can take action to help us on our mission.

Share the message
Be sure to follow us on social media, including Facebook and Instagram. Follow us, like our posts, and share them with your audiences.

Internship Opportunities
Interning at Heartly House is a great opportunity to develop career skills in a meaningful way. We offer a range of internships at the undergraduate and graduate-level, including direct service, legal service, social media, and engagement internships. Most college-level internships require the completion of our comprehensive 40-hour direct service training. For more information on our internship opportunities, please contact us at engage@heartlyhouse.org.

Staying Informed
As we continue our work to end sexual violence in Frederick County, we sometimes ask supporters in our network to help us on our mission with events and programs. If you’re interested in staying up-to-date on Heartly House’s events, or would like to be informed about volunteer opportunities when the need arises, please contact us at engage@heartlyhouse.org.

Heartly House Ambassador Program

We’re over rape culture, sexual harassment, and victim blaming. It’s time to protect, support, and defend victims and survivors of sexual violence, IPV, human trafficking, and child abuse. Become a Heartly House Ambassador and help to end interpersonal violence in your community.

Levels of Ambassadorship

Network Ambassador

  • Provides general volunteer support for Heartly House.
  • Help staff tabling events (exhibitors at other organizations events).
  • Distribute posters and flyers describing upcoming Heartly House events.
  • Set-up/clean-up Heartly House fundraiser and awareness events.
  • Boost internal social media posts to publicize Heartly House.
  • Communicate current Heartly House organizational needs to the community.
  • No minimum required hours, but will be required to attend quarterly meetings.

Social Media Ambassador

  • Create safer online spaces for survivor support.
  • Initiate online conversations about interpersonal violence prevention.
  • Promote agency fundraising and community awareness events in online spaces.
  • Boost internal social media posts to publicize Heartly House.
  • No minimum required hours, but will be required to attend quarterly meetings.

Outreach Ambassador

  • Provide Heartly House 101 presentations and/or Bystander Intervention workshops in the local community.
  • Promote services and resources in underserved areas of Frederick.
  • Promote agency fundraising and community awareness events.
  • Boost Heartly House social media posts to get word out about Heartly House.
  • Recruit additional presentation and workshop opportunities.
  • Goal to present 2-3 times a year.
  • Will be required to attend quarterly meetings, and will need to complete a number of volunteer hours before presenting solo.

We will be accepting applications for the Ambassador Program year-round, and will be offering training for new Ambassadors twice yearly, in the Spring and Fall. Attendance at one of the Heartly House Volunteer Orientation programs, offered six times a year, will be required prior to submitting an application.

Upcoming Ambassador Orientation/Info Sessions

October 2022
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Heartly House has helped me to change my situation drastically. When I had nowhere to go, their staff helped me find a place to live. They go out of their way to make you comfortable and are with you every step of the way. I’m so excited for what my future holds.

— Shelter Client

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