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Resume for Volunteering


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The following resume focuses on volunteer experience and is an example of a resume used to apply for a volunteer position.

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Volunteer Resume

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Sarasoga Hospital
June 2006 - Present
Responsibilities: Volunteering in the Maternity Unit - assisting nurses with medical duties and daily tasks, watching over infants in the nursery, filing and chart work, stocking nursery supplies, compiling necessary paperwork for patients, bringing infants to and from patient rooms and checking for correct identification.

Sarasoga Rowing Association
March 2008 - Present
Responsibilities: Website design and maintenance, image editing, and content creation.

Mountain Resort
November 2009 - April 2010
Responsibilities: Helped teach ski lessons, shadowed ski lessons, and supervised children in the resort day care center as a volunteer.

Barack Obama - Organizing for America
September - November 2009
Responsibilities: Made phone calls on behalf of Barack Obama, informing citizens about Obama's campaign for presidency.

Greenthorn Child Care Center
June 2009 - September 2009
Responsibilities: Assisted with child care, chaperoned field trips, and played with children.


Boyle and Boyle Communications
January 2006 - Present
Web Editorial Associate
Responsibilities: Web site design and maintenance, writing, and editing web content.

Heathstone Associates
June 2004 - January 2006
Web Assistant
Responsibilities: Web site maintenance, web content editing, photo editing, and publishing.


Florida University
BA, English Literature

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