The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Community Thread2300 West Orleans St.Stillwater, MN55082
Are you an experienced photographer looking for something new? We need you!
Community Thread is looking for a Volunteer Photographer to support various events throughout the year. This individual would be responsible for capturing the mission and values of Community Thread through photos (and videos if desired). This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys photography to help Community Thread tell our story! You can add to a professional portfolio while supporting a local nonprofit.
Be present at various Community Thread events to capture moments
Take photos that capture the mission and values of Community Thread
Be comfortable asking people to smile and pose for pictures
Organize large groups of people for photos
Provide photos in digital format within two weeks of event to Community Thread staff
Option to capture video footage of events
Ability to produce professional looking photos with high resolution
Great people skills and ability to maintain a calm, courteous, and professional demeanor
Ability to work independently
Own digital camera and equipment and working knowledge of the camera, lighting, flashes, etc.
Experience working with Photoshop or other picture editing programs preferred
Must be age 16 or older
On an as-needed basis for various events
Typically, attend 2-3 one-hour events per month
Volunteers must complete an application; we also check references. Contact us today to learn more about the application process!