2009 ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program
Administered by the Volunteer Center of North Texas
Selected Agency List
AFI DALLAS International Film Festival
Work with various departments to celebrate films and their impact on society; to provide educational
programs to students to better understand the role of film in today’s world.
Contact: Lisa Stabler
Phone: (214) 720-0555
AIDS Services of Dallas
Children’s Activity Coordinator
Plan, coordinate, implement and facilitate a summer program that helps build self-esteem, social skills
and provides hand-on learning experiences.
Contact: Diana Cuellar
Phone: (214) 942-2697
Video Production Intern
Interview and film staff, volunteers and clients; develop, film and edit a 15 minute video on caregiver
stress to be used as part of the Association’s Caregiver Class curriculum.
Contact: Leanne Hall
Phone: (214) 540-2431
America SCORES Dallas
Set up and maintain summer coach work schedules; assist in program events implementation including
end of season celebration; maintain program communication with schools, Board, coaches and other
interested parties; assist in developing fall 2009 program; assist with program evaluation of summer
Contact: Susan Lee
Phone: (214)760-8133 x23
American Foundation for the Blind Center on Vision Loss
Design and develop a system to reorganize a vast collection of reference and resource materials, books,
videos, journals and audio information for the community and staff to use; develop a formal lending
system; promote library facility to public and private libraries and similar resource organizations.
Contact: Neva Fairchild
Phone: (214) 352-7222 x1816
VOLUNTEER CENTER OF NORTH TEXAS
Serving Collin, Dallas and Tarrant counties
2800 Live Oak Street • Dallas, Texas 75204 • Tel: (866) 797-8268 • Fax: (214) 821-8716 • www.volunteernorthtexas.org
Angel Flight Inc.
Information Technology Intern
Provide general IT systems support including light hardware, network maintenance and troubleshooting;
assist in defining enhancements to existing systems and databases; generate new layout for newsletters
and create stories for the newsletter.
Contact: B.J. Session
Phone: (972) 458-0700
The Arc of Dallas
Program Coordinator for Adventure Camp
Provide oversight and assistance of a day camp for children and teens with disabilities including planning,
coordination and implementation of activities; assist in recruiting and training of camp volunteers;
purchase supplies for camp and confirm weekly field trips as well as in-house entertainment.
Contact: April Allen
Phone: (214) 634-9810 x106
Summer Camp Coordinator
Plan and supervise a six-week summer camp for 80 at-risk children from kindergarten – middle school;
develop goals and objectives for summer camp program; develop weekly themes for camp; create daily
and weekly schedule of activities for each age-level; designate and delegate staff and volunteers;
oversee purchase of camp supplies.
Contact: Diana Franzetti
Phone: (214) 550-6114
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Special Events Intern
Help coordinate Bowl for Kids’ Sake, Black Tie Gala, Celebrity Golf Tournament and Taste of Fort Worth
events; serve as a liaison with event participants, sponsors and volunteers; develop and maintain
volunteer notebooks for each event position; work with event committee on solicitation of past
participants, registration, event logistics, awards/prizes, staffing and printed materials.
Contact: Skyler Harper
Phone: (972) 573-2352
Summer Activities Coordinator
Responsible for providing quality care and activities for school age children in a manner that meets their
emotional, social and physical needs and supports cognitive development; plan field trips, special visitors
and long-term projects to supplement curriculum goals; serve meals family style to promote healthy eating
practices; plan and implement weekly lesson plans.
Contact: Romona Edwards
Phone: (214) 559-3946 x141
Captain Hope's Kids
Community Relations Coordinator
Research, compile and analyze information to plan and implement comprehensive media library including
software and benchmarks; develop, deliver and evaluate services for media collections; assist in planning
and implementing community awareness campaign.
Contact: Tonjia Grady
Phone: (214) 630-5765 x13
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Catholic Charities of Dallas, Inc.
Administer volunteer program for Refugee and Empowerment Services including to recruit, interview,
screen, train and supervise volunteers; update and maintain volunteer files and database; receives and
Contact: Mike Auman
Phone: (214) 553-9909 x111
Center for Survivors of Torture
Recruit volunteers and match them to clients; plan events for client-community interaction; work on
newsletter and on-line marketing strategies.
Contact: Sharmin DeMoss
Phone: (214) 827-2314
Early Childhood Program Assistant
Assists with the identification of special needs children using defined screening tools; helps develop,
implement, document and maintain service plans and records; makes referrals, provides follow-up
services on intervention plans and implements transition plans; assists with ongoing training sessions on
cognitive/emotional/behavior/social problems for parents and staff; helps plan and coordinate special
activities and events for young children.
Contact: Taminisha White
Phone: (214) 905-2462
Conference and Exhibit Coordinator
Coordinate annual conference; serve as a liaison in communicating with host sites; research hotel and
other accommodation options for registrants; design conference brochure; schedule and coordinate
exhibit materials for shipment; coordinate details with presenters.
Contact: Jim Rindelaub
Phone: (469) 398-3606 x227
Citizens Development Center
Special Events Coordinator
Help plan, implement and administer annual special event, Dash for Dignity; create marketing materials
including brochures, posters and banners; coordinate t-shirt design contest and event logistics; identify
and schedule event entertainment and promotions; solicit donors for event day raffle drawing; update
website with event information.
Contact: Phyllis Fleming
Phone: (214) 637-2911 x240
City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs
Festival Production Assistant
Assist with research, marketing, planning and coordination of annual festival; maintain ticket receipts and
box office reports; assist with gallery opening, gala opening and festival closing event; create database
and spreadsheet for patron surveys; help plan and coordinate technical rehearsals for participating
Contact: Marty Van Kleeck
Phone: (214) 670-8722
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Community Partners of Dallas
Back-to-School Supply Drive Campaign Intern
Manage community wide school supply drive, including soliciting donations, coordinating collection and
distribution of supplies, developing press releases and managing media contacts, inventory and
budgeting; recruit and manage volunteers to assemble and distribute supplies.
Contact: Sarah Thomsen
Phone: (214) 624-7557 x102
Creative Arts Center
Camp CAC Coordinator
Serve as a liaison between community groups from which students are recruited; conduct pre and post
testing of students for job training assessment; write and send press releases to area media about camp;
coordinate field trips; assist lead instructors in four disciplines – glass, metal, stone and jewelry.
Contact: Diana Pollak
Phone: (214) 320-1275
Crow Collection of Asian Art
Summer Camp Coordinator
Plan and implement summer camp curriculum focusing on Asian art and culture from art activities to
cultural demonstrations; identify appropriate artists and speakers, negotiate contracts, manage budgets
and advertise program.
Contact: Carol Ford
Phone: (214) 979-6435
Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity
Community Outreach Specialist
Coordinate and maintain homeownership outreach program which includes community education,
community outreach, individual homeownership counseling and marketing; prepare agendas, handouts,
visual aids, evaluations for outreach classes; design PowerPoint presentation to support curriculum;
attend coalition and neighborhood meetings.
Contact: Lynette Pearl
Phone: (214) 678-2339
Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Research development operations of other modern dance and arts organizations; assist in the design and
implementation of the annual fund campaign to include individual, corporate and foundation support;
research private foundation grant opportunities and draft proposals; assist in writing and producing
summer edition of donor stewardship publication; assist in the implementation of a special one-time
fundraising project in conjunction with the season opening.
Contact: Laura J. Brown
Phone: (214) 871-2376 x452
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
Plan and execute fall fundraising event, including art acquisition, underwriting solicitation and vendor
support; research individual, corporate and foundation donors; organize and prepare database for annual
Contact: Meghan Irwin
Phone: (214) 818-2650
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Dallas Community Lighthouse
Camp Counselor/Program Curriculum Developer
Work with group of youth ages 6 -12; carry out daily curriculum and recreation activities with assigned
group; provide guidance for volunteers assigned to each age group; design and develop overall
curriculum for 2010 summer enrichment camp.
Contact: Vicki Baker
Phone: (972) 682-5455
Dallas Concilio of Hispanic Service Organizations
Develop and implement a community awareness program for members of the Hispanic community to
receive education on various issues concerning them and solutions to those issues; coordinate monthly
meetings with members; network with affiliate nonprofits on solutions and resources available.
Contact: Elizabeth Rubalcava
Phone: (214) 818-0481 x24049
Capital Campaign Intern
Assist in raising $7.5 million for an endowment and new home in the Trinity River and Design District;
research donor prospects including individuals, corporations and foundations for capital, exhibition
sponsorships and Art Think; assist with press releases, campaign alerts and quarterly campaign report;
participate in major fundraising events.
Contact: Cassandra Porter
Phone: (214) 821-2522
Dallas Heritage Village
Assist curator with research for 2009-2010 exhibit planning; identify and select images for each exhibit;
help develop program plans for each exhibit; design teacher packets; post exhibit information online and
document the exhibit creation process.
Contact: Evelyn Montgomery
Phone: (214) 413-3666
Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education & Tolerance
Marketing/Public Relations Coordinator
Expand the museum’s messages and outreach contacts by establishing relationships with service clubs,
faith-based organizations, youth groups and virtual community groups; track and evaluate the
effectiveness of PR efforts; create new online newsletter.
Contact: Julie Ross
Phone: (214) 741-7500 x110
Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program
Help manage casework, including legal research, drafting and administrative duties; handle intake,
updates and closure of legal applications; participate in weekly community legal aid clinics; develop legal
education events, including annual luncheon.
Contact: Michelle Alden
Phone: (214) 748-1234 x2234
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Dance Council, Inc.
Coordinate and produce Taste Dance: Addison Style!, contact artists and technical staff, write copy for
website programs, maintain box office and database, coordinate volunteers; coordinate and organize
calendar listings, job postings and news items for weekly e-newsletter; coordinate annual membership
Contact: Ralph Blackburn
Phone: (972) 342-4588
DOWNTOWNDALLAS Improvement District
Public Safety Coordinator
Develop public safety initiatives and collateral for addressing quality of life/public safety concerns in
downtown Dallas; develop curriculum and reference materials for an educational workshop; work with
Dallas Police Department, DART Police and other safety organizations to gather information and
coordinate participation in workshop; survey workshop participants.
Contact: Kourtny Garrett
Phone: (214) 744-6668
Educational First Steps
Quality Assurance Specialist
Learn the ITERS-R (Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale) assessment tool; visit select affiliate
centers and document observations in classrooms; evaluate each Infant/Toddler program indicating
strengths and weaknesses; analyze and compare care at each center visited; recommend additional
trainings to implement to improve quality.
Contact: Linda Bardales
Phone: (214) 824-7940 x110
Family Care Connection
Family Services Coordinator
Perform individual and family assessments to determine client needs; provide parent education and life
skills in the home and group settings; provide information and referrals for community resources; market
parenting and life skills groups; coordinate all services to ensure client needs are met.
Contact: Yolanda Shields
Phone: (972) 298-3366
Family Gateway, Inc.
Children’s Reading Program Coordinator
Coordinate summer reading program; develop program objectives and criteria; develop daily lesson plans
for activities; schedule volunteers to assist with program; collect attendance/participation data.
Contact: Tom Steinocher
Phone: (214) 741-5155
The Family Place
Special Events Intern
Create and implement social marketing effort via YouTube and Facebook, etc. to increase branding;
research and compile a report of target areas for retail growth in relation to Partners Card program;
coordinate Partners Card proposals, materials and communication of events with media sponsors.
Contact: Melissa Sherrill
Phone: (214) 443-7710
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Ferguson Road Initiative
Recruit volunteers to work towards neighborhood and community development projects, including crime
watch, community oriented policing and other volunteer law enforcement initiatives; create online
volunteer tracking and accounting system.
Contact: Kerry L. Goodwin
Phone: (214) 324-5116 x205
Fine Arts Chamber Players
Festival Assistant Director – Basically Beethoven Festival
Provide operational and logistical services in the planning and implementation of a four-concert series on
Sunday afternoons in July; act as liaison to facility representatives, artists and technicians; supervise
stage crew and house staff; coordinate volunteers to assist in concert set-up and to serve as ushers and
Contact: Gae Hatton
Phone: (214) 520-2219
The First Tee of Dallas
Assist in the development, implementation and management of youth and volunteer programs; deliver
golf and life skill instruction; recruit program participants, volunteers and community partners; chaperone
field trips and community service-learning projects.
Contact: Chuck Walker
Phone: (214) 954-4402
Friends of the Dallas Public Library, Inc.
Tulisoma South Dallas Book Fair & Arts Festival Special Intern
Plan an event featuring local and national authors, vendors and performers; schedule and coordinate
committee meetings; promote the event; assist with updating event website; maintain list of sponsors and
contributions; secure hotel rooms for authors.
Contact: Tim Moody
Phone: (214) 671-8374
Galaxy Counseling Center
Donor Relations Associate
Research and create innovative donor relations plan to maintain and increase individual donors; create,
produce and distribute summer edition of agency newsletter; produce conference brochure; help plan
and implement annual Family Matters Conference including speaker communications, room assignments
and other logistics; secure in-kind donations; manage donor communications.
Contact: Lacie Kuhn
Phone: (972) 272-4429 x232
Genesis Women's Shelter
Children’s Case Management Intern @ Emergency Women’s Shelter
Provide an on-site summer day camp for children of the Shelter and Annie’s House; plan and implement
two summer book fairs and the reading program; coordinate field trips; work with children in evening
group settings to provide activities and support.
Contact: Delana Baker
Phone: (214) 389-7767
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Gilda's Club North Texas
Community Outreach Specialist
Create and advance a multi-year marketing plan targeting North Texas Latino families with appropriate
messages, targeted media and creative communication tools with information related to programs for
men, women and children living with cancer.
Contact: Mirchelle Louis
Phone: (214) 219-8877 x119
Girls Incorporated of Metropolitan Dallas
Development and Special Events Intern
Plan weeklong college bound trip for 40 participants; assist with stewardship and donor recognition
program; seek funding sources through online and library research; assist with setting up and preparing
development and media campaigns.
Contact: Lisa Shay
Phone: (214) 654-4553
Goodwill Industries of Dallas, Inc.
Design all deliverables for First Annual Texas Independence Day Music Festival benefitting Goodwill
including, tickets, posters, flyers, banners, event letterhead, signage, print and internet advertisements;
work with PR firm to produce an advertising campaign.
Contact: Katie Althoff
Phone: (214) 628-2800 x242
Irving Cares, Inc.
Employment Services Case Worker
Work with clients to help them obtain employment; manage client files and write case notes; identify new
job leads; build community partnerships; design and implement a job search seminar.
Contact: Mary Shelton
Phone: (972) 721-9181 x207
Jubilee Park and Community Center Corporation
Environmental Development Coordinator
Research “green” practices and programs to determine strengths and weaknesses; design a program to
inform and educate others about being environmentally aware and integrate program.
Contact: Kate Gillette
Phone: (214) 887-1364
Juliette Fowler Homes Inc.
Program Assistance Intern
Participate as a member of a treatment team providing psychosocial care to elderly residents and
informal counseling; implement behavioral model with responsibility for the care and well-being of
adolescents in the program; lead and develop recreational, cultural, educational or artistic programming.
Contact: Cindy Wabner
Phone: (214) 515-1344
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Kitchen Dog Theater
Campaign Strategist/Marketing Analyst
Design a 5-year growth campaign to expand the scope and audience of the nationally acclaimed New
Works Festival including interviewing local theater professionals about the Festival, creating press
packets, communicating with media and designing new media-related components to enhance visibility
and attract publicity.
Contact: Tina Parker
Phone: (214) 953-2258 x2
Latino Cultural Center
Public Relations Intern
Help plan and execute media campaigns, conduct media pitching, write collateral material, handle
research projects, staff special events; assist with planning children summer camps and annual Hecho en
Contact: Irasema Romero
Phone: (214) 671-0049
Legacy Founders Cottage
Summer Volunteer Program Coordinator
Develop volunteer program including application, orientation video about agency and HIV/AIDS, plan a
summer volunteer event and develop a volunteer recognition plan.
Contact: Emily Graves
Phone: (214) 941-7373
MADD - North Texas
Follow DWI-related offenses as they progress through the criminal justice system; monitor specific
criminal cases at assigned county courthouse; attend hearings; document cases to record progress.
Contact: Susan Bragg
Phone: (214) 637-0372 x309
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Junior Volunteer Summer Coordinator
Supervise 60 high school student volunteers in summer volunteer program including interviewing and
placement; plan fundraiser, an education event and a recognition event; assess staff and volunteer
satisfaction and supervise creation of program scrapbook.
Contact: Stephanie Leopard
Phone: (214) 947-2975
Mi Escuelita Preschool
Assess the current website in light of user needs; design and build a website that is easily maintained and
user friendly that extends the agency mission online with each user group (volunteers, staff, and general
Contact: Jan Zeigler
Phone: (214) 526-0220 x11
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Mosaic Family Services, Inc.
American Culture Educator
Create and teach curricula for an American Culture class for immigrant clients of Mosaic House; arrange
field trips for clients to learn about daily life in America; administer a graduation ceremony for students.
Contact: Melissa Adkins
Phone: (214) 821-5393 x235
Home and Community Based Services Case Management Intern
Document individual progress; create and file monthly data cards; review Individualized Personal Plan for
Interdisciplinary Team planning purposes; prepare materials for meetings; review records for upcoming
medical and therapy appointments; conduct trainings with persons receiving support; conduct home
Contact: Tammy Johnston
Phone: (972) 866-9989 x315
Assist with fund development, special events, marketing and public relations; identify and cultivate giving
programs with various businesses as part of an annual campaign; assist with annual major fundraiser,
attend event, coordinate external vendor agreements, maintain expense budget for all activities; write and
edit copy for press releases, articles and PSA’s.
Contact: Britni Cannon
Phone: (214) 635-1572
North Dallas Shared Ministries
Interview and counsel low-income clients seeking food and/or financial assistance; act as interpreter and
interviewer for Spanish-speaking clients (if bilingual); assist medical clinic director; process applications
for utility assistance for elderly and disabled clients; revise emergency assistance guide that is distributed
to more than 250 social service agencies, schools, hospitals and government entities.
Contact: Judy Rorrie
Phone: (972) 620-0505
Online Marketing Coordinator
Develop, write and implement an online marketing e-campaign series to increase awareness of
constituents and convert constituents to donors; track online campaign through database queries;
improve search engine optimization on the website.
Contact: Amy Seale
Phone: (972) 726-6200
Our Friends’ Place
Summer Activities Specialist
Research and plan activities to enhance the therapeutic environment of a group home; coordinate training
sessions with clients for activities requiring specialized skills; evaluate activities; participate in staff
training and planning sessions.
Contact: Cynthia Cervantes
Phone: (214) 520-6268 x106
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25th Anniversary Coordinator
Plan and execute kick-off celebration for 25th anniversary that will include logistical planning, vendor
solicitation and volunteer management; plan and host volunteer recruitment event; contact various media
outlets and write press releases to promote event.
Contact: Joshua Collier
Phone: (214) 941-8578 x285
The Salvation Army - DFW Metroplex Command
Research and identify appropriate funding opportunities for youth and education services programs;
assist in developing a grant proposal; record and file proposal submissions in the Grants Management
Contact: Daneshe Bethune
Phone: (214) 637-8216
Services of Hope, Inc.
Summer Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator
Develop community relationships and direct marketing programs and events; prepare marketing and
promotional material to enhance awareness of literacy, Social Responsibility Training (SRT) and outreach
Contact: Julie Vesquez
Phone: (214) 276-0234 x209
Special Care & Career Services
Supported Employment Services Outreach Coordinator
Develop and implement outreach project to introduce and involve high school transition/special education
programs in Supported Employment Program; develop a list of contacts; develop a flyer to market
program to schools, students and parents.
Contact: Stephanie Agnew
Phone: (972) 991-6777 x143
Student Conservation Association
Environmental Education Intern
Develop environmental education activities on a weekly basis for summer commuter crews; conduct
orientations including ice breakers and team building activities; participate in community events such as
Contact: Lisa Tatum
Phone: (214) 442-1633
Special Events Assistant
Solicit, catalogue, tag and store 500 bottles of donated wine for Wine Cork Pull raffle; create special
advertising sections including writing copy, pulling photos and sponsor logos, create donor yearbook and
help with website content management.
Contact: Amy Taylor
Phone: (214) 520-3930 x13
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Design and implement marketing campaign to promote projects and programs including writing press
releases, coordinating PSA’s and assisting with donor databases.
Contact: Robin E. Hutchison
Phone: (214) 944-1955
Texas Discovery Gardens
Marketing and Special Events Intern
Help plan and implement a series of grand opening events for a major new educational exhibit; represent
agency during public outreach efforts; serve as a liaison with potential sponsors, members and
volunteers; research sponsorship and funding resources and assist in developing proposals.
Contact: Sarah Gardner
Phone: (214) 428-7476 x23
Union Gospel Mission
Center of Hope Children’s Summer Program Intern
Plan and oversee summer program for school-aged homeless children living in a shelter; assess, plan
and implement a variety of age appropriate educational activities through daily lesson plans with an
emphasis on at-risk children.
Contact: Allen Stone
Phone: (214) 637-6117
United Cerebral Palsy of North Texas
Special Events Associate
Help plan and execute fundraisers and special events; recruit event volunteers, allocate volunteer
assignments and supervise volunteers on the day of events; report status updates.
Contact: Jenny Salsbury
Phone: (214) 247-4553
The University of Texas at Dallas Center for Brain Health
Create and distribute flyers and advertise lecturers speaking at the Center; help plan and organize
committee and Board meetings; assist with updating the website; help coordinate major events and edit
and proof the Center’s monthly e-newsletter.
Contact: Keith Cheatham
Phone: (972) 883-3406
The Volunteer Center of North Texas
Public Relations & Communication Assistant
Develop calendar of stories to pitch to media about VCNT programs, draft press releases for events,
assist with pitching events to the media; develop concepts and story ideas for all newsletters, build
portfolio of success stories from agency members and volunteers through interviews; assist staff in the
development of promotional and informational materials for programs, products and services.
Contact: D'Andre Allen
Phone: (214) 826-6767 x236
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Wesley-Rankin Community Center
Sound Off! Project Coordinator
Help launch youth-driven Sound Studio projects including assist youth create original compositions using
sound studio equipment and perform their materials at the end of summer camp.
Contact: William Ford
Phone: (214) 742-5739
Summer Assistant Coordinator of Volunteer Projects
Responsible for creating and managing summer volunteer projects including supervision of a diverse
volunteer workforce comprised of Eagle Scouts, Girl Scouts and groups from churches, corporations and
other service organizations.
Contact: Jane Waters
Phone: (214) 821-6380 x202
The Women's Museum: An Institute for the Future
Summer Programs Intern
Design and plan summer programs; write correspondence pertaining to each program; create flyers,
brochures and postcards to advertise summer programs; oversee registration for programs; facilitate
museum tours or other programmatic activities; evaluate program methods and delivery.
Contact: Denita Powell Malvern
Phone: (214) 915-0890
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
Web Development Intern
Produce graphics and integrated web design work for Council’s website and manage web development
projects; capture raw audio at Council events, oversee editing and production work and post audio
recordings for iTunes podcasts.
Contact: Tony Brown
Phone: (214) 965-8416
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