Volunteer McKinney works side-by-side with local nonprofits and groups by providing volunteer recruitment, leadership events, volunteer management training and consulting.

Part of their mission statement says: "By working together, the benefit to this community is multiplied. We all share a common goal and that is to make McKinney the best it can be."

Here are a few new opportunities:

•  Marketing Intern. The Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary has an opening for an unpaid part-time marketing intern. Tasks include development and implementation of marketing strategies, analysis and update of website, development of marketing material, and administrative work. Requirements include a background in marketing, journalism, or similar field, proficiency in Microsoft Office, self-motivation, and the ability to multitask and apply complex information. If interested, click on Get Connected on the VM website, then look for “Marketing Intern” under Agency Activity. Application deadline is May 6. Position begins in early June.

•  Executive Assistant. The Executive Director of Children and Community Health Center is seeking an experienced Executive Assistant to help with scheduling volunteers, streamlining office procedures, assisting with grant proposals, and preparing reports. The position provides a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities. For additional information, click on Get Connected, then click on Needs at the top. Scroll down to “Experienced Executive Assistant ...”

•  Healthcare Internships. Children and Community Health Center has limited internships in nursing, nurse practitioner, public health, or health management. If you are seeking an opportunity to gain practical experience in the health field, click on Get Connected, Needs, and Internships on the Volunteer McKinney website.

For more volunteer opportunities go to our website at volunteermckinney.org or contact our office at volunteer@volunteermckinney.org or phone us at 972-542-0679.